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  1. OSU Extension to Hold Agronomy Field Day July 18

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-hold-agronomy-field-day-july-18

    Extension agronomists will talk about the latest innovations in corn, soybean and wheat production. Topics ... organizers said.  OARDC’s   Western Agricultural Research Station has 428 acres, about 200 acres of which are ... applications and timing, seed treatments, fertility studies, crop rotations and management, soil ...

  2. Ohio Military Kids Camps Set for this Fall

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-military-kids-camps-set-fall

    enlightened me about how stressful a situation it is for these kids. The weeklong “Operation Purple Camp at ... Ohio in St. Louisville in Licking County, Sept. 16-18 (application deadline Sept. 7), for youths 9-18 ... Kelleys Island 4-H Camp in Erie County, Sept. 30-Oct. 2 (application deadline Sept. 16) for youths 9-18 ...

  3. Record-High Corn Yields Expected for Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/record-high-corn-yields-expected-ohio

    and pest control also helped to increase yields, added Thomison. “I think what this is telling us is ... applications, choosing good hybrids, and following good management practices, and those growing favorable ... growing conditions come about, the potential for high yields does exist.” Candace Pollock Peter Thomison ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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, ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...

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