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  1. Fertilization Recommendations

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4348

    maintain soil-test potassium levels for optimum soy- bean production is between 100 and 180 ppm. Potash ... Calcium (Ca) and Magnesium (Mg)  Soybeans require a minimum exchangeable soil test level of 200 and 50 ppm ... Recommendations for Soybeans.    Yield Potential (bu/ac)          Soil test (Bray P)  30 40 50 60 70 ppm (lb/ac)  ...

  2. Dairy Margin Coverage 2023 Deadline Is Fast Approaching

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-6/dairy-margin-coverage-2023-deadline-fast-approaching

    the DMC feed cost falls below the selected protection level of $4.00-9.50/cwt. Now is the time to ... well above $9.50/cwt, margins fell below the $9.50/cwt level in August to $8.08/cwt and in September ... much more reasonable, with the $9.50/cwt coverage level costing $0.15 per cwt. With the current ...

  3. Do I Really Need to Wait for the Fly-Free Date? Wheat Planting Date and Other Management Considerations for Fall 2022

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-30/do-i-really-need-wait-fly-free-date-wheat-planting-date-and-other

    than corn or soybean, and soil test levels should be maintained between 30-50 ppm (Mehlich-3 P) for ... optimum production (Table 1). Do not add any phosphorus if soil test levels are higher than 50 ppm. Table ... Wheat, and Alfalfa. Soil potassium should be maintained at levels of 100-130 and 120-170 ppm (Mehlich-3 ...

  4. Methane Mitigation Strategies for Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-6/methane-mitigation-strategies-dairy-farms

    system: Forage production systems are highly variable and dependent upon farm conditions (e.g., soil type ... productivity have been inconsistent and are limited by cost because of the relatively high levels of inclusion ... prediction of CH4 production, and the possible existence of undesirable associations between CH4 production ...

  5. Weather Update: January-like Weather Abates in Time for Thanksgiving

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-40/weather-update-january-weather-abates-time-thanksgiving

    skies through Wednesday with highs warming from the upper 40s to low 50s on Tuesday into the mid to ... leaning wetter than normal (Figure 3). Climate averages include a high-temperature range of 46-50 ... outlooks, and monthly climate summaries, please visit the State Climate Office of Ohio.   Forecast High ...

  6. Upcoming Ohio Certified Crop Adviser Pre-Exam Preparation Class

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-40/upcoming-ohio-certified-crop-adviser-pre-exam-preparation-class

    class will provide an overview of the CCA program, and help you prepare for the test by covering basic ... principles in the four competency areas – nutrient management, soil and water management, pest management, ... proctored online tests. You must pass both exams to obtain Certified Crop Adviser status. Both exams are now ...

  7. Nuisance Bird Economics, Prevention, and Control for Livestock Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-6/nuisance-bird-economics-prevention-and-control

    spread disease through droppings and pose health risks to livestock and humans. Feed loss ... excess of $8,000/year. Health losses and disease risk can increase this loss.       Health and disease ... cryptococcidia, and histoplamosis.  These diseases reduce cow health and intestinal health and increase risk of ...

  8. Keep In Mind Soil Test K And pH Are Affected By Low Soil Moisture

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-37/keep-mind-soil-test-k-and-ph-are-affected-low-soil-moisture

    test potassium (K) levels because K still remains in the crop residues and/or low soil moisture caused ... POTASSIUM Typically soil test K levels are lower than expected in a dry fall. One factor contributing to low ... in soil test K with soil moisture. When field moist soil high in K is dried for analysis, soil test ...

  9. Fall is the Best Time to Sample for Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN)

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-37/fall-best-time-sample-soybean-cyst-nematode-scn

    a soil test will reveal if SCN is present and at what levels. Knowing your SCN numbers in fall will give ... visible symptoms. To know if the nematode is present in a field, soil sample for SCN testing must be ... planning to collect samples for soil fertility, a subsample can be used for SCN testing! After harvest, ...

  10. Plan Now for Fall Fertilization of Perennial Forages

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-26/plan-now-fall-fertilization-perennial-forages

    When soil test P exceeds the agronomic level of 50 PPM, there is increased  potential of P losses into ... For example, many dairies have high levels of soil P, making the expense of fertilizer P unnecessary. ... over-application harms the environment and can harm animals fed those forages. A recent soil test should always ...

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