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  1. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/seeding-perennial-forages-late-summer

    forage legumes is 30 to 50 ppm Mehlich-3 and for grasses 20 to 30 ppm Mehlich-3. The optimal soil ... potassium level is 120 to 170 ppm for most of our soils.   Check herbicide history of field. A summary table ... soil moisture for seed germination. Make sure that the field surface is relatively level and smooth if ...

  2. 2021 Ohio Wheat Performance Test

    https://stepupsoy.osu.edu/news/2021-ohio-wheat-performance-test

    6.6 6.7 6.0 6.5 5.7 Soil P (ppm) 47 25 51 91 37 Soil K (ppm) 214 143 238 220 127 Fertilizer (N, P, K) ... 60.3 pounds per bushel. Yield differences between test sites were due primarily to the soil drainage, ... after the fly-free date based on soil conditions. Approximately 30 pounds of nitrogen/acre was applied ...

  3. Phosphorus Nutrient Management for Yield and Reduced P Loss at Edge of Field

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-509

    site and rate criteria from Assessing Nutrient Loss Risk in Ohio (NRCS) between 50 to 200 PPM. Time ... step 7. STP value of 50 PPM Mehlich III or less: CROP YIELD —Reduce risk of crop yield losses with ... available. The maintenance STP range is "critical level" to 40 PPM in corn soybean rotation and 50 ...

  4. Oats as an Alternative Forage

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/oats-alternative-forage

    consistently wet throughout.  Either scenario can cause significant problems for grazing and haymaking.  If you ... application of foliar fungicide to control oats crown rust. Usually the best scenario for growing oats for ... However, The typical recommendation is to plant oats between August 1 st and 10 th to maximize tonnage and ...

  5. Generation Rx Medication Safety Program

    https://warren.osu.edu/news/generation-rx-medication-safety-program

    Generation Rx is  a nationwide educational initiative to promote safe medication practices in an ... effort to prevent the misuse of prescription drugs. Through a partnership between OSU Extension and The ... older adults how to safely use medications?  While it is true that prescription medications can help us ...

  6. Don’t Delay Wheat Harvest

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/18-2021/don%E2%80%99t-delay-wheat-harvest

    9 bu/acre, test weight decreased by 2.9 lb/bu, and DON level increased by 0.86 ppm (see figure). These ... at risk for increased disease, lodging, sprouting, harvest loss, and grain contamination with ... harvest could cause increased levels of vomitoxin contamination of grain, particularly if it rains for ...

  7. Manure Pit Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/manure-pit-safety

    2 to 20 ppm will cause symptoms of nausea, headache, and dizziness.  H 2 S levels greater than 100 ppm ... communication helps reduce the risk and keep everyone safe. Manure pit gases are the biggest concern for health ... storage, can be toxic to both humans and livestock.  Hydrogen sulfide (H 2 S) gas is the biggest risk and ...

  8. Improving Biomass Properties via Densification and Upgrading

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-6605

    3,300 (88.6) Briquettes [8, 20]* 350 (21.8) 6,400 (171.8) 6-30 (0.2-1.2) Dia.: 50-100 Length: 60-150 ... lower than coal or corn grain. They also have high moisture content which can accelerate degradation ... ft.) high, 0.45–1.2 m (1.5–4 ft.) wide and 0.9–2.4 m (3–8 ft.) long (Shah and Darr 2016; and ...

  9. Rain, Rain, Go Away, Right On Down the Ditch and Drain

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/rain-rain-go-away-righto-down-ditch-and-drain

    table in the soil, or right above saturated soil. This of course depends on soil type, with some soils ... feet deep (NRCS 606). Tile drainage efficiency can be manipulated by spacing between tile rows ... dependent upon soil type. Using our same clay example from earlier: for an “excellent” rating, tile is ...

  10. How to Distinguish Flooding Injury from Phytophthora or Pythium Root Rot in Soybeans

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/23-2021/how-distinguish-flooding-injury-phytophthora-or-pythium-root-rot

    much as 50% of the stand.  Where soils have been saturated but not submerged – this is a great year to ... Flooding injury occurs when soils are saturated for several days and anoxia develops.  The roots ... check on those ratings. Saturated soils promote infection from many of the watermolds – from our data ...

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