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  1. Silage Season

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/silage-season

    I talked about preparing for silage season back in the July edition of the Buckeye Dairy News. ...

  2. Wheat Growth Stages and Associated Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-126

    the crop and unwarranted or ineffective applications. These decisions can make wheat production more ... is an ideal stage of growth for the spring topdress N application. Weed control decisions should be ... applications have been made. Do not apply phenoxy herbicides such as 2,4-D, Banvel or MCPA after Feekes 6.0, as ...

  3. Bumble Bees in Ohio: Natural History and Identification of Common Species

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-84

    bumble bees, with about a dozen species seen in Ohio. These bees play an important role as pollinators of ... secretes wax to create comb and then lays about a dozen eggs. She mated with a drone last fall, and has ... About two weeks later, the larvae pupate, then emerge in about another two weeks as adult workers. ...

  4. The Cannabis Market and Its Impact on Hemp

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-97

    markets have reached $14 billion in annual sales in the U.S. (Somani 2019; Mikulic 2020). In comparison, ... Delta-9 THC, and dronabinol) are considered Schedule I controlled substances (U.S. Department of Justice ... staying compliant with existing regulations, Ohio growers may be interested in learning about the ...

  5. Using Ice to Protect Outdoor-Growing Plants against Frosts and Freezes

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1262

    available to protect crops from frosts, let us define frost and freeze. For many people, these two words ... BTU per acre per hour 1. Increasing the application rate to 0.15 inches per hour (68 gal. per min. per ... clear. Cloudy or milky ice is an indication that the water-application rate is insufficient (too low). ...

  6. Nurturant Grandfathering: Family Identity Work

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5806

    trustworthiness, family cultural identity, family ideals and values, work ethic, and beliefs about religion, ... grandparents and parents demonstrate similar beliefs and values about family life. The grandchildren are not ... and identity. As he teaches his grandchildren about family life and the meaning of being a family ...

  7. Using Soil Electrical Conductivity (EC) to Delineate Field Variation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-565

    contact method has been more popular for precision agriculture applications since it can efficiently cover ... low across most of the Midwest U.S. Cation exchange capacity (CEC) – Mineral soil containing high ... for a variety of applications (Table 1). Table 1. Possible uses and applications of soil EC and ...

  8. Inoculants and Soil Amendments for Organic Growers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-17

    selecting the type and amount of fertilizer application, a grower should ask two questions: (1) how much and ... used to estimate proper application levels based on plant-available nitrogen (PAN) estimation for 28 ... days or for a full season after the application. This calculator can aid one in deciding how much ...

  9. Use of Forage Chicory in a Small Ruminant Parasite Control Program

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/VME-31

    developed resistance to them. Numerous studies conducted on U.S. sheep and goat farms have documented the ... resistance of H. contortus to all of the classes of dewormers available in the U.S. market. We need viable ... split applications of nitrogen totaling between 100 and 150 lbs of actual nitrogen/acre annually to ...

  10. Diplodia Tip Blight of Two-Needled Pines

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-tree-03

    trees significantly more susceptible to the pathogen. If in doubt about the nutrient status of your ... Make the first application just prior to bud break and make two additional applications at 10-day ... intervals. It is important to get the first application on the trees before any bud sheaths have broken. For ...

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