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  1. Watch for potential frost damage to non-mature corn

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-36/watch-potential-frost-damage-non-mature-corn

    was damaged by frost versus what was not. Premature assessments have the risk of underestimating the ... lower test weight, sometimes called chaffy ears. Low test weights can reduce storage life; additional ...

  2. October Usually Brings Our First Fall Freeze

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-34/october-usually-brings-our-first-fall-freeze

    (https://mrcc.purdue.edu/freeze/freezedatetool.html) that relies on historical temperature data at the county level back to 1950 and allows users to ... select a freeze temperature threshold between 20°F and 40°F to visualize the earliest, average, and ... Note that 50% of the time, a hard freeze (28°F) occurs by October 30 th (green line) for this site. ...

  3. SENR Interim Director's Note, October 19, 2022

    https://senr.osu.edu/email/senr-interim-directors-note-october-19-2022

    both in person and online. Both of these events included a high-level of student involvement in program ...

  4. Autumn Harvest Still Looks Warmer Than Normal

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-29/autumn-harvest-still-looks-warmer-normal

    not as warm in September into October as last year with a medium to high confidence in the outlook. ... Rainfall looks generally close to normal through November. Confidence in the rainfall is not as high and is ... considered medium as there is some uncertainty in the preferred tropical moisture flow. Like last year the ...

  5. New Factsheet available to assist farmers, gardeners, and landowners

    https://senr.osu.edu/news/new-factsheet-available-assist-farmers-gardeners-and-landowners

    Selecting the right lab for nutrient and soil health testing Farmers, gardeners, and landowners ... can use soil testing data to gain information on soil nutrient availability and to optimize their ... selecting the right lab for nutrient and soil health and access and download a listing of Soil Testing Labs ...

  6. Fall Sprayer Maintenance

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-36/fall-sprayer-maintenance

    applied on a crop that is highly sensitive to that pesticide. To avoid such problems, it is best to clean ... deposits with a bristle brush. Then flush the exterior parts of the equipment with water. A high ... air, whether from snow, rain, or soil, rusts metal parts of unpro­tected equipment of any kind. This is ...

  7. Replanting

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4338

    soils, do not interplant more seed unless the number of plants per foot of row is less than 45 percent of ... For light-colored soils, do not interplant unless the number of plants per foot of row is less than 60 ... 7.5-inch wide rows is 2.8 seeds per foot of row. If the soil in the field is dark in color and good ...

  8. All Puckered Up: Dicamba Drift Reminders

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-25/all-puckered-dicamba-drift-reminders

    a long half-life in the soil and risk of injury is increased in years with low rainfall. Typical PGR ... chemical makeup and high vapor pressure. Formulation greatly affects the volatility of 2,4-D. Higher ... plant stunting. Soybean tolerance to sublethal rates of these herbicides varies between the different ...

  9. Manure Application and Wheat

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-35/manure-application-and-wheat

    the nutrients deeper in the soil will protect the germinating wheat seed and still allow roots to ... watershed location and livestock farm size. Check with your local Soil & Water Conservation District ...

  10. Wheat Planting When the Soil is Dry

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-34/wheat-planting-when-soil-dry

    For the germination process to begin, wheat seeds need to imbibe (take in) water. With dry soil in ... In previous years, when wheat was planted into dry soil, emergence occurred approximately 4 weeks ... after planting when soil moisture was restored with rainfall. Some key points to keep in mind: If soil ...

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