Days to Maturity Rating System
reflect actual calendar time between planting and maturity―a 106-day hybrid, for example, does not ... a group of hybrids for grain moisture at harvest. A one day maturity difference between two hybrids is ... same day (6 days multiplied by 0.5 or 0.75). The relationship between days to maturity and kernel ...
method produces more gallons of ethanol per bushel of corn grain. Hybrids with high levels of extractable ... The type of corn most widely planted in Ohio and across the U.S. is yellow dent. High grain and ... silage yield potential, high feed value, and availability of adapted superior hybrids account for the ...
Methane Mitigation Strategies for 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 ...
Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer
phosphorus level for forage legumes is 30 to 50 ppm Mehlich-3 and for grasses 20 to 30 ppm Mehlich-3. The ... optimal soil potassium level is 120 to 170 ppm for most of our soils. Check herbicide history of field. ... contact. Be aware that too much tillage depletes soil moisture and increases the risk of soil crusting. ...
Don't Miss Out on 2023 Soil Health Webinar Series
Join the OSU Extension Agronomic Crops Team 2023 Soil Health Webinar series for a Thursday morning ... series about soil health. You won’t want to miss out on this year’s line-up of farmers and academic ... experts covering a wide range of soil health topics as they dig below the surface to investigate new ...
Keep In Mind Soil Test K And pH Are Affected By 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 ...
Weather Update: More Active Pattern Sets in for December
Temperatures over this stretch will start out with highs in the 40s and 50s, cooling off into the 30s and 40s ... late fall oscillation between mild and chilly air. For the latest up-to-date conditions, seasonal ... the Weather Prediction Center is currently forecasting 0.50 (north)-2.00 (south) of precipitation ...
When planting at the proper time and into soil that is not too wet, seed should be planted ... inadequate stands and winter injury, while excessively high rates increase lodging and disease severity. Do ... Pound 1.2 1.4 1.6 1.8 2 10,000 120 140 160 180 200 11,000 109 127 145 164 182 12,000 100 116 133 150 167 ...
Fall is the Best Time to Sample for 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, ...
Producing Wheat in 15-Inch Rows
system (wheatscab.psu.edu) to determine whether disease risk is high enough to warrant a fungicide ... following management tips: Choose a variety that is high yielding and resistant to major diseases such as ... oardc.osu.edu/wheattrials / for the Ohio Wheat Performance Test Wide Row Evaluation. Plant wheat as soon as possible ...