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 ...
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 ...
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, ...
Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer
30 to 50 ppm Mehlich-3 and for grasses 20 to 30 ppm Mehlich-3. The optimal soil potassium level is ... much tillage depletes soil moisture and increases the risk of soil crusting. Follow the "footprint ... and clovers should have a pH of 6.0 or above. The optimal soil phosphorus level for forage legumes is ...
Level 2 Food Safety Online Training Available Through Extension
a 'Risk Level 3 or higher' to have at least one staff person who has completed an ODH approved Level ... the online training is $73 a person and the ODH approved examination at a test center is $47 per ... take. Below for your reference is a list of where testing centers are located, as well as ...
High-Quality Seed and Seed Treatment
Purchase only high-quality seed that has been thoroughly cleaned to remove shriveled kernels and ... wheat, cleaning, germ test, and fungicide seed treatment are absolutely necessary. Cleaning will get rid ... of light, scabby materials, and this will naturally increase the test weight of the lot. If you can ...
may need to switch to early- to medium-maturity hybrids adapted to their area, but they should ...
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 ...