Lep Monitoring Network Update #3 – Trap Counts for BCW, AMW and ECB-IA
all experienced high BCW moth numbers (11.6, 10.5, and 8 moths, respectively). The county that had the ... most moths caught in just one trap was Hardin county, with 19 moths in one trap. Counites with high ...
Master Gardener Plant Sale
The trees are blooming. The soil is warming. The grass is being cut. Spring is surely in the air! ...
Native Trees: Creating Living Landscapes for Birds, Butterflies, Bees, and Other Beneficials
are native to the region and generally suitable to grow throughout Ohio, keep in mind that soil and ... moist soil conditions to thrive in a sunny, dry space is a recipe for failure, even though the plant ... soils. Birch fruits are cone-like catkins composed of tiny seeds. River birch fruits mature in late ...
Assessing Farm Financial Health Using Your Balance Sheet
risk a farm can bear measuring farm financial health (growth, liquidity, solvency, and ratios) gauging ...
Phosphorus Nutrient Management for Yield and Reduced P Loss at Edge of Field
site and rate criteria from Assessing Nutrient Loss Risk in Ohio (NRCS) between 50 to 200 PPM. Time ... step 7. STP value of 50 PPM Mehlich III or less: CROP YIELD —Reduce risk of crop yield losses with ... available. The maintenance STP range is "critical level" to 40 PPM in corn soybean rotation and 50 ...
Lep Monitoring Network – Ohio Black Cutworm and True Armyworm Monitoring
between May 1st – 7th and results are reported below. For information on corn varieties tolerant of ... monitored between May 1st- 7th for BCW adult moths. Over the past week, we monitored 29 traps in 9 counties ... Lucas. Counties with high trap numbers should plan to monitor BCW larvae after corn is planted, ...
Drones for Spraying Pesticides—Opportunities and Challenges
likely to cause a significant level of soil compaction resulting in reduced crop yield. Spot spraying, ... spraying and the high level of public demand for relaxation of current rules and regulations. Universities, ... a number of important data points: soil characteristics (type, moisture content, and nutrient content) ...
FST Special Edition Newsletter – 2023 Spring Graduation
– I really enjoyed the scenery around campus, getting to enjoy the gardens in between classes and even ... experiences: operating the massive high-field NMR instruments at Riffe, attending conferences with FST friends, ... classes at RPAC. The garden in front of the Parker building was my favorite place to take a walk between ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 2
are reporting daily average two- and four-inch soil temperatures in the upper 50s to low 60s, about 10 ... weekend. Cool weather will also return this weekend with highs back below average in the 40s and 50s. The ... Soil Temperatures and Moisture With temperatures running 4-18°F (south to north) above average ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 1
running as low as 50% of normal. This has soil moisture running above the 70 th percentile across northern ... Soil Temperatures and Moisture Following the second warmest winter on record (1895-2023) and near ... to above average temperatures throughout March, soil temperatures started April off in the low to mid ...