Battle for the Belt: Episode 8
temperatures were at or above 50°F. However, at the Northwest location, soil temperatures were at 48°F the day ... planting. When observing average soil temperatures over the last three weeks, the average is steady between ... calculations. Location Planting date 2-inch soil temperature (between planting-May 1) Air Temperature (between ...
Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices
Cow-Jones Index was used for average US cows weighing 1500 lb and producing milk with 3.9% fat and 3.2% ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 11
herbicide options for corn. Additionally, soybean has a greater risk of injury from preemergence herbicides. ... This risk is increased following wet weather and cool temperatures, conditions that are common early in ... 2 had emergence problems. However, this crop is between VE and VC. At the Northwest Research Station, ...
Employee Training Resources for Animal Care in the Dairy Industry
level of manual labor that was needed 30 years ago. While we could speculate how much manual labor on ...
Lep Monitoring Network Update #4 – Trap Counts for BCW, AMW and ECB-IA
summer. Counties with high trap numbers should continue to monitor for BCW larvae after corn is planted, ...
Fungicide and Insecticide at Flowering: Is This Really Warranted?
scab forecasting system (https://www.wheatscab.psu.edu/), the risk for head scab development has been ... forecasting system to determine if the risk for scab is increasing as the crop continues to flower in the ...
May is here, planting considerations for corn and soybean
temperatures reach the 50°F mark is recommended. We recommend measuring ½- 2 inches below the soil surface in ... planting may have a higher risk of herbicide exposure. Higher risk of losses from soil crusting at greater ... start for the same period before. Figure 1. Soil temperature measurement and germinated soybean and corn ...
And Now….There’s No Rain – Reminders About Residual Herbicides
emerge before herbicide can be moved down into the soil, reducing the degree of control that residual ... emerge at or just below the soil surface, but not larger-seeded weeds that can emerge from ... deeper. Herbicide on the soil surface will usually become active once enough rain occurs, even if it doesn't ...
Spring is in the Air and Soybean Cyst Nematode Doesn't Care: Take the Test. Beat the Pest!
a field, soil sample for SCN testing must be properly collected. The presence of SCN in a field, but most ... adequate and correct soil sample. We are excited to continue sampling soybean fields in Ohio to test for ... up to TWO soil samples, per grower, to be tested for SCN, free of charge. Download and complete this ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 3
Soil Temperatures and Moisture The weather took a turn this past week toward cooler temperatures, ... running 1-3°F below average across much of the state. This has dropped daily average soil temperatures ... about ten degrees off their high points last week (Figure 1). Northern locations are now running in the ...