Battle for the Belt: Episode 5
150 soil (temperatures tracked in the soil, not in the air)-accumulated growing degree days (GDDs) ... after planting to get 50% emergence, with 90% emergence occurring by 180 soil GDDs. This was consistent ... is affected by soil moisture and temperature. Seeds will imbibe water from the soil and swell and ...
Grants Coordinator 1- 20059791
between wise use and protection of our natural resources for the benefit of all.” Our agency embraces the ... applicable positions, pursuant to collective bargaining agreement. Selection devices, proficiency testing ...
Waterhemp on The Rise
distribution of problematic weed species across the state. Transects are driven through the top 45-50 soybean ... combined across rating levels. Information about this was covered in a previous C.O.R.N. article. Waterhemp ... increases the risk of developing herbicide resistance (Nordby et al. 2007). Across the US, waterhemp has ...
On Our Watchlist: Seedcorn Maggot and Alfalfa Weevil
to planting. The nice rotty smell attracts the adult flies to lay eggs in the soil, which hatch into ... soils the seeds will be slow to germinate and there is a greater likelihood that the seed coating will ... incorporated into the new growth. But if the seed sits in the soil too long before germinating, much of the ...
OSU OFFERS ONLINE GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES COURSE FOR HYDROPONIC OPERATIONS
participation after completing this course. The cost of the course is $150. To register for the course click ... environments (greenhouses, in-door farms, high tunnels, etc.) to reduce microbial food safety hazards in ... hydroponic vegetable and fruit production systems. Participants will learn how to: assess food safety risks ...
EPN Breakfast- Tuesday, July 11: Breakfast with the Birds: Advocacy and Conservation in Urban Green Spaces
and initiatives. 8:50 a.m. Nicole Jackson (founder, N Her Nature LLC) shares about the healing power ... will lead the wetland and prairie tour. 10:15 a.m. Transition between sessions 10:45 a.m. All ... between academia, agency professionals, and amateur ecologists. Shelly Douglas, executive director, Green ...
Drones for Spraying Pesticides- Part 2: Opportunities and Challenges
sprayer to get in the field, the sprayer is likely to cause a significant level of soil compaction ... soil is too wet, which happens frequently in some parts of Ohio, 5) drone spraying may be the best ... choice to avoid soil compaction and crop damage caused by ground equipment traffic when spraying fields ...
Warmer Weather Ahead
week in the 60s and 70s for highs followed by a cool down later in the week with highs in 50s to near ... bring periods of windy weather for the first half of April. Normal high temperatures are now 55 ... a big surge of warmer weather starting about next Thursday for a solid week which could push high ...
Two Rate Nitrogen Trial- MRTN vs. MRTN (+50)
response over various soils, hybrids, and weather conditions. However, questions still exist on how the ... propose a simple two-rate trial that compares the MRTN rate to a rate 50 pounds higher to check the yield ... nitrogen rates replicated no less than three times. The total N rate (MRTN and MRTN +50) should include all ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 6
adjustments due to soil variability (e.g., wet, dry, marginal, optimum areas), 3) row-unit settings (e.g., ... week. Temperature conditions at planting were considered adequate, average soil t emperatures at ... 66 °F (Table 1). Table 1. Study locations, planting dates, and mean soil and air temperatures for ...