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  1. Weather Update from NOAA/NWS/Ohio River Forecast Center

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/08-2021/weather-update-noaanwsohio-river-forecast-center

    two weeks to be 50-100% of normal.  Soil moisture is in good shape in southern Ohio but is short in ... local soil moisture so it is important to watch your local soil moisture between now and Memorial Day as ... least rain likely in the eastern areas including Ohio. Over the next two weeks we expect 0.50 to ...

  2. New FactSheet is published on Nutrient Removal for Field Crops in Ohio

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/10-2021/new-factsheet-published-nutrient-removal-field-crops-ohio

    manure equivalent at crop removal rates. Additionally, if soil test levels of P and K are below the ... critical level, then a "Buildup" recommendation would be considered to increase soil test levels ... crops. Critical soil test levels have not been recently evaluated for the additional crops beyond corn, ...

  3. Using Soil Tests Phosphorus Results to Identify Agronomic and Conservation Needs

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-30/using-soil-tests-phosphorus-results-identify-agronomic-and

    chance of more than 0.5 inches of rainfall. Soil Test Phosphorous (STP) values are above 50 PPM Mehlich ... water quality. Fields with Soil Test Phosphorus (STP) levels two to three times higher than the ... Between 20-40 PPM (or 30-50 PPM if wheat/alfalfa are in the rotation) Greater than 50 PPM More detailed ...

  4. CFAES Ag Weather System 2021 Near-Surface Air and Soil Temperatures/Moisture

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/09-2021/cfaes-ag-weather-system-2021-near-surface-air-and-soil

    with most stations reaching soil temperatures into the upper 50s to low 60s. This was in response to ... cooling of soil temperatures, with current soil temperatures in the mid to upper 50s.    Figure 2 (left) ... Figure 1 shows that two- and four-inch soil temperatures warmed significantly over the past week, ...

  5. Good Idea? Bad Idea? Planting Corn and Soybean in Early April

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/09-2021/good-idea-bad-idea-planting-corn-and-soybean-early-april

                  Planting when conditions are adequate (soil temperatures above 50°F and greater than ... levels at physiological maturity (30% moisture for corn, 50-55% for soybean) before germination begins. ... Ohio where soil temperatures were warm (>50°F) but then we had snow or cold rain within 12 hours of ...

  6. Weather and herbicides – what to do (or not) this week

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/10-2021/weather-and-herbicides-%E2%80%93-what-do-or-not-week

    Primary question concerning this scenario seems to be whether it is okay to apply wheat or burndown ... accumulation of herbicide that is not being metabolized.  This can increase the risk of crop injury since ... herbicide formulations reduces the risk of injury, usually be increasing the rate of metabolism, but may not ...

  7. Forage Planting – How to Do It Well

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-06/forage-planting-%E2%80%93-how-do-it-well

    Soil phosphorus should be at least 20 ppm for grasses and 30 ppm for legumes, while minimum soil ... potassium should be 100 ppm for sandy soils less than 5 CEC or 120 ppm on all other soils. If seedings are ... and weed-free. Don’t overwork the soil. Too much tillage depletes moisture and increases the risk of ...

  8. CFAES Ag Weather System 2021 Near-Surface Air and Soil Temperatures/Moisture

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/10-2021/cfaes-ag-weather-system-2021-near-surface-air-and-soil

    Figure 1 shows that two- and four-inch soil temperatures cooled over the past week in response to ... a more seasonally average weather pattern. Daily average soil temperatures are now running in the ... upper-40s to mid-50s across the region. A much colder pattern is expected to move into Ohio mid-week this ...

  9. Projected Returns for 2021- Increasing Fertilizer Prices May Force Tough Decisions

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-05/projected-returns-2021-increasing-fertilizer-prices-may-force

    your soil test levels are in the maintenance range or higher, 2021 may be a good year to “borrow” from ... acre in the harvested grain.  This would result in a reduction in the soil test level of approximately ... prices for this fall are currently at levels high enough to project positive returns for 2021 crop ...

  10. Will Forage Stands Be Damaged by Predicted Freezes?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/10-2021/will-forage-stands-be-damaged-predicted-freezes

    by many factors, including the absolute minimum low air temperature, soil temperature during the ... as influenced by soil fertility and prior cutting management. The overall vigor of the stand will ... the fall and with good soil pH and fertility will tolerate and recovery from freezing the best. What ...

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