Site

Search results

  1. Seeding Depth

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4419

    The appropriate planting depth varies with soil and weather conditions. For normal conditions, ... plant corn 1.5- to 2-inches deep to ensure adequate moisture uptake and seed-soil contact, provide frost ... and should be avoided in all tillage systems. In April, when the soil is usually moist and evaporation ...

  2. Crop Rotation

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4384

    or spelt in the rotation sequence.  Soil-borne diseases, such as take-all and  Cephalosporium  ... scab in the wheat. Planting wheat into corn residues greatly increases the risk of a severe outbreak of ...

  3. Estimated and Soil Test Methods to Determine Supplemental N need after Flooding

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-19/estimated-and-soil-test-methods-determine-supplemental-n-need

    than 10 pounds of N for every 2 ppm reduction in soil sample N below the expected levels listed in ... understanding of loss mechanisms and other estimates of loss or soil tests may help decide on 2022 management in ... between 55 to 65 degrees Fahrenheit, approximately 2 to 3% of soil nitrate is lost per day under saturated ...

  4. Harvesting and Handling Ear Rot-Affected Corn

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-34/harvesting-and-handling-ear-rot-affected-corn

    Consequently, ethanol plants may reject GER-affect grain with high levels of vomitoxin. Slow grain dry-down, ... being lost. When vomitoxin levels are unacceptably high, close your reclean all the way and even block ... levels around 26 ppm in samples of the screenings coming from our perforated screens, while the grain ...

  5. Calculating Cation Exchange Capacity, Base Saturation, and Calcium Saturation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-81

    example of typical soil test levels in Ohio (in ppm). We can calculate the collective charge each cation ... by the soil test levels. For calcium, a soil test level of 2000 ppm, divided by 200 equals 10.0 ... (ppm) to meq/100 g soil for base and acid cations to determine CEC. Base Cation Soil test level (ppm ...

  6. Keep In Mind Soil Test K And pH Are Affected By Low Soil Moisture

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-37/keep-mind-soil-test-k-and-ph-are-affected-low-soil-moisture

    test potassium (K) levels because K still remains in the crop residues and/or low soil moisture caused ... POTASSIUM Typically soil test K levels are lower than expected in a dry fall. One factor contributing to low ... in soil test K with soil moisture. When field moist soil high in K is dried for analysis, soil test ...

  7. 2022 Ohio Soybean Performance Trials- Yield Results Available Online as Sortable Tables

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-41/2022-ohio-soybean-performance-trials-yield-results-available

    tested in six Ohio counties: Henry, Sandusky, Mercer, Union, Preble, and Clinton. Varieties were grouped, ... tested, and analyzed by maturity (early and late). Conventional (non-GMO), RoundUp Ready, Enlist, ... XtendFlex, sulfonylurea-tolerant, and Liberty Link/Glyphosate tolerant were tested in the same block to allow ...

  8. Ohio Certified Crop Adviser Pre-Exam Preparation Class

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/events/ohio-certified-crop-adviser-pre-exam-preparation-class

    for the test by covering basic principles in the four competency areas – nutrient management, soil and ...

  9. Fall is the Best Time to Sample for Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN)

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-37/fall-best-time-sample-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, ...

  10. Preventing Heart Disease

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-982.3-11

    the risk of heart disease is reduced by 50% within just one year. And no matter how long or how much ... cholesterol level, and reduce your risk of diabetes. Meaningful Exercise Many farmers feel they receive plenty ... Screenings High blood pressure and high cholesterol damage the heart and blood vessels. Therefore, people ...

Pages