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  1. Short-Season Forages for Late Summer Planting

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-23/short-season-forages-late-summer-planting

    livestock rations. There are several excellent forage options that can be considered for no-till or ... component of the overall forage production plan. They can be utilized on land that would otherwise sit idle ... silage are possible if planted in late July to early August. Harvesting between late boot, or early ...

  2. Leafhoppers, Grasshoppers, and Beetles, Oh My!

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-23/leafhoppers-grasshoppers-and-beetles-oh-my

    weather.  Last week we reported on spider mites and especially if you are in an area of continued dry ... As the summer progresses we are receiving reports of insect problems often encouraged by hot, dry ... https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-22/watch-spider-mites-dry-areas.  Some areas are also reporting increases in young grasshoppers in soybeans, another insect favored ...

  3. Post Soybean, Going to Corn: Use Oats/Radish  

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-85

    earliest-maturity-group soybeans on the fields where you plan to seed cover crops and plant those beans first. Residual ... Soybean harvest—Harvest fields where a mix of spring oats/radish are to be planted as early as possible.  ... who are new to growing cover crops. With experience, farmers can fine-tune the use of cover crops for ...

  4. Post Corn, Going to Soybean: Use Cereal Rye

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-84

    who are new to growing cover crops. With experience, farmers may fine-tune the use of cover crops for ... if cereal rye is grazed or fed to livestock, there are some restrictions (see Resources section). ... Seed purchase—Order cereal rye seed early. Named varieties have more predictable growth but are more ...

  5. 2020 Clean Sweep: Agricultural Pesticide Disposal

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-22/2020-clean-sweep-agricultural-pesticide-disposal

    to dispose of unwanted pesticides. This year, the collections are happening in Fayette, Hancock and ... Street Perry, Ohio 44081 The pesticide collection and disposal services are free of charge, but only farm ... these guidelines as well. You can find the most up-to-date  safety guidelines here. The pesticide ...

  6. Heat Alert – Farm Workers at Increased Risk this Summer

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-23/heat-alert-%E2%80%93-farm-workers-increased-risk-summer

    physical labor on our respiratory system.  For all outdoor workers, there are steps to take to reduce heat ... exposure. When workers need the benefit of PPE protection, there are additional steps they can take. The ... main goal in any heat-related situation is to lower the core body temperature. Drink fluids before you ...

  7. July Brings on the Heat

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-21/july-brings-heat

    Drought and Fungicide. If you are seeing drought impacts in your area, consider submitting a report to the ... northwest Ohio where conditions are already quite dry. The forecast suggests deteriorating pasture ... with only brief heavy downpours for a few lucky folks across Ohio. Not only are we falling short on ...

  8. A Snack and A Story with Tony Staubach

    https://hamilton.osu.edu/news/snack-and-story-tony-staubach

    Join Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development, Tony Staubach as he shows you how to make Ginger, ... What are they doing, What happened here? My carrots are missing, Parts here and there.   They look like ... have to work all day, But it won’t be that hard.   Remove where they hide, Like mulch and small rocks. ...

  9. Foliar Fertilizer Applications to Soybean

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-21/foliar-fertilizer-applications-soybean

    where applications are warranted. In Ohio, manganese is the micronutrient that is most likely to be ... When soybean prices are low, inputs need to be carefully considered. Will I get a return on my ... application. Ohio-specific results are shown in Figure 2. In Ohio, none of the evaluated foliar fertilizer ...

  10. Western Bean Cutworm Numbers Continue to Increase

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-23/western-bean-cutworm-numbers-continue-increase

    per trap) (Figure 1). Counties that are averaging more than 7 moths per week should begin monitoring ... masses/larvae observed exceed threshold, many insecticides are available to adequately control WBC, especially ...

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