Weather Update: Transitioning to Spring: Will Spring-like Weather Continue?
long-term average (1991-2020). Locations such as Dayton and Columbus experienced daily high temperatures of ... and 40s for highs with sub-freezing overnight lows. There could be a little snow on the backside of ... include a high-temperature range of 43-49°F, a low-temperature range of 24-30°F, and average weekly total ...
Use of a Brown Mid-Rib Sorghum x Sudangrass Hybrid in a Small Ruminant Parasite Control Program
Critical levels of soil phosphorus and potassium are 15 ppm and 100 to 120 ppm respectively. Similar to ... are between 60 and 65°F. At these soil temperatures, the seed will germinate quickly and a dense ... stand will be established. Although sorghum x sudangrass will tolerate soil pH levels of 6.0 and lower, ...
Time to stock up on nozzles now! But do you know which one to buy?
hold a high value in their ability to influence sprayer performance. Nozzles meter the amount of liquid ... sprayer boom. Nozzles also influence droplet size, affecting both target coverage and spray drift risk ... vegetables, vineyard, shrubs and trees, etc.); and spray drift risk. Which nozzle type is best for the Job? ...
Battle for the Belt: Which crop should be planted first, corn or soybean?
to delayed planting. For soybean, varying seeding rates between 100,000 seeds/Ac and 210,000 ... seeds/Ac. For corn, varying hybrid relative maturities between 100-day to 115-day RM. Stay tuned for videos, ...
a high partial resistance rating to address that problem. The selection of medium or small seed when ... varieties is tested for yield over a range of environments, their rank order commonly changes, which ... and lodging are problems, then select varieties that are medium to short in height with good ...
Sampling Corn Grain for Vomitoxin
Moldy grain and vomitoxin levels vary considerably within the grain lot. This is largely because ... produces vomitoxin in the grain, and number of infected kernels on a given ear within a field are highly ... vastly different levels of internal fungal colonization, and consequently, different levels of vomitoxin ...
Conservation Tillage & Technology Conference March 14-15 in Ada
local Soil and Water Conservation Districts, Ohio Department of Agriculture, and United States ... begin at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday. The Tuesday session on Soil Health, Cover Crops and No-till will include ... sessions on Wednesday will begin at 8:30, and end about 4:30. The Soil Health, Cover Crops and No-till and ...
Soil Terminology and Definitions
of soil antecedent biological activity. A high BR generally indicates higher soil microbial activity, ... accumulation in the soil. This index can be used as an early and sensitive indicator of carbon or soil organic ... and macropores leading to soil compaction and decreased soil organic matter levels. Soil compaction ...
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) ...
Converting between Mehlich-3, Bray P, and Ammonium Acetate Soil Test Values
Bray P. When only soil test values in the agronomic range were considered (less than 50 ppm Bray P), ... relationships between Mehlich-3, Bray P, and Ammonium Acetate soil test extractants in the Tri-State Region. ... 3–1170 ppm, and Mehlich-3 K values ranged from 25–899 ppm. We examined relationships with all soil test ...