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  1. Students: Test Your Knowledge of Ag for Prizes at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/students-test-your-knowledge-ag-prizes-farm-science-review

    grounds. "The trivia game is a fun way of teaching youth about agriculture, the farming lifestyle, and ...

  2. Corn Residue an Option if Forage Supplies are Short

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/corn-residue-option-if-forage-supplies-are-short

      "Corn harvest has started and the residue that is left in the field is not a bad feed for about 60 days ... contains organic matter that when returned to the soil does have value." To learn more about grazing ...

  3. Corn Leaf Diseases Could Spell Yield Troubles

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/corn-leaf-diseases-could-spell-yield-troubles

    scattered over the leaf surfaces. Spores are carried up from the South and arrive in Ohio by about mid-June ... to early July. Spores germinate and infect the leaves in about six hours when water is present on ...

  4. Management Technique Aids in Treating Plant Problems

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/management-technique-aids-treating-plant-problems

    homeowner becomes more knowledgeable about plant problems and more efficient in diagnosis and treatment. But ... always opportunities to learn more about the landscape," said Boggs. "Avoid panic. Be aware ...

  5. Raised Beds Effective in Blueberry Production

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/raised-beds-effective-blueberry-production

    The cost of making a raised bed is about $350 as compared to tile drainage at or above $1,500 per ... spring. The last census in Ohio reported about 280 acres of blueberries, most of which are grown in ...

  6. Herbicide-Treated Mulches Effective Method of Weed Control

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/herbicide-treated-mulches-effective-method-weed-control

    chemical but you have only about 30 percent of the actual chemical to do anything with. The rest is just ... won't have to worry about any leaching into water sources," said Mathers. "Also, a product ...

  7. Major White Mold Outbreak in Ohio Soybeans

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/major-white-mold-outbreak-ohio-soybeans

    takes about 10 percent infection, heavily scattered throughout a field, before you begin seeing a yield ... Specialists do not recommend applying fungicides. "We are worried about efficacy. Fungicides are ...

  8. Soybean Growers: Keep an Eye Out for White Mold

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/soybean-growers-keep-eye-out-white-mold

    June 22, 2010 WOOSTER, Ohio – Ohio soybean growers may not have to worry about soybean rust, but ... "We are worried about efficacy. Fungicides are generally used as a protectant, and when you have ...

  9. OSU Extension to Educate Youth on ATV Safety

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-educate-youth-atv-safety

    safety leader. "There is no standardized public policy, no guidelines to give to parents. People buy ...

  10. Field Crop Irrigation May Work For Some Ohio Growers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/field-crop-irrigation-may-work-some-ohio-growers

    and the smaller acreages tend to outweigh the costs of the system. "You are talking about an ... Precipitation as rainfall varies throughout the state, with about 10 inches more rainfall occurring in southern ... about 1/3 inch per day. Brown said that growers should consider the type of irrigation system they might ...

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