Stalk Quality and Lodging
harvest at relatively high moisture levels (above than 25 percent) or are producing corn for silage, then ... stalk rind), short plant height and ear placement, and high staygreen potential. Staygreen refers to ... hybrids are at risk from wind injury when they are growing rapidly prior to tasseling. The use of growth ...
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 ...
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 ...
NEW!!!! Livestock Judging Team
livestock judging, succeeding in placings and reasons on the national level. Seth now frequently serves as ... swine judge on the state and national level. “I not only want to make a competitive livestock judging ...
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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
Feeding Frosted Forages
prussic acid in forages. Fertility can affect poisoning risk. Plants growing under high nitrogen levels or ... reduce the risk of animals selectively grazing leaves that can contain high levels of prussic acid. Never ... below in decreasing order of toxicity risk: Grain sorghum = high to very high toxic potential ...
Undergraduate Summer Research Experiences
SROP is a collaboration between the Big Ten Academic Alliance. Participants at The Ohio State ... motivated graduating high school seniors and current underclassmen at college or university over the age of 18. ORIP is ...