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  1. Late Getting Corn in the Ground? You Could Cut Back on Nitrogen

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/late-getting-corn-ground-you-could-cut-back-nitrogen

    they may be able to get away with slightly reducing their nitrogen application rates. Robert Mullen, an ... nitrogen rates by about 10 percent from current Ohio State University recommendations for either ... "Producers might be a little concerned about cutting back, but our research suggests that as long as we do ...

  2. Ohio State Crop Scientists Discover Gene That Controls Fruit Shape

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-crop-scientists-discover-gene-controls-fruit-shape

    Thus, SUN may be telling us more about the whole process of diversification in fruits and across plant ... through seed catalogs and for sale in supermarkets. However, very little is known about the genetic basis ... for such transformations in tomatoes, and virtually nothing has been discerned about morphological ...

  3. OSU Extension Researcher Offers Strategies for Spring Marestail Management

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-researcher-offers-strategies-spring-marestail-management

    applications may just provide the most consistently effective control of and reduction in marestail population ... percent of the marestail population also resistant to ALS inhibitors, postemergence applications are often ... spring as crop growers were hampered from fall applications due to the lack of time and good weather last ...

  4. OSU Extension Offers Resources and Information to Manage Drought as Conditions Intensify Statewide

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-offers-resources-and-information-manage-drought-conditions-intensify-0

    severe drought as of July 17, according to the most recent U.S. Drought Monitor.   Conditions for growers ... and drought assistance And people who want to access social media to learn and talk about drought can ... average.   The normal rainfall amount is about 2 inches, he said.   With drought conditions forecast to ...

  5. The Mighty River

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/422/mighty-river

    major rivers, Great Lakes, and coastal areas will provide us with clues about the health of all of our ...

  6. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Bee Good! But Why? (for the Week of June 3, 2007)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-bee-good-why-week-june-3-2007

    May 24, 2007 Q. Dear Twig: Alright, I'll ask. How do native bees help us? A. Most native bees ... in the end, to new plants, too. And that's how native bees help us (as do honeybees). That is, ... Unbeelievable! But only honeybees give us honey. Next: Build a house for native bees! Twig P.S. Grapes, apples, ...

  7. When You Must Apply Manure in Winter, Take Precautions

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/when-you-must-apply-manure-winter-take-precautions

    done," Rausch said. In those cases, producers should be cautious and think about: Reducing application ... environmentally sensitive areas. Slope considerations of the application field. Mullen and Rausch will address all ... Midwest. About 60 presenters (farmers, industry professionals, and university specialists) from around the ...

  8. Wheat Disease Management Reaches Critical Stage; Spray Timing Key

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/wheat-disease-management-reaches-critical-stage-spray-timing-key

    explained. “A foliar fungicide application between flag leaf emergence and heading usually provides the ... best control of these diseases. However, this relatively early application will not provide adequate protection ... application for scab and vomitoxin suppression must be made at flowering.” An updated fungicide efficacy chart ...

  9. Blowing in the Wind: OSU Extension Helps Communities Develop Wind Energy Projects

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/blowing-wind-osu-extension-helps-communities-develop-wind-energy-projects

    us, especially in a sector so new as wind energy," said Van Wert County Commissioner Clair ... such as finding office space and temporary accommodations in town, how they could go about leasing land, ... helpful for us to make connections locally, giving us some local credibility, and to educate community ...

  10. Produce Safety Workshop Is Nov. 14 in Northeast Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/produce-safety-workshop-nov-14-northeast-ohio

    a good time to learn about GAPs.”  Leading the workshop will be OSU Extension educators and Ohio ... the course, Kulhanek said. That certification comes only through a farm audit by the U.S. Department ... a participant’s required yearly attendance in a comprehensive GAPs class. Further details about the agreement are ...

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