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  1. For Safety’s Sake: Don’t Take Drying Shortcuts with Stored Corn

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-37/safety%E2%80%99s-sake-don%E2%80%99t-take-drying-shortcuts-stored-corn

    prevent grain entrapment risks in the future. Have a happy and healthy harvest from the OSU Ag Safety and ... management of stored grain will be the key to eliminating risks to human health and safety later in the ... efficiencies, which can lead to a number of safety hazards. These conditions can cause grain to become bridged ...

  2. Fall-Applied Herbicides: Odds and Ends

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-37/fall-applied-herbicides-odds-and-ends

    in controlling it in the spring.  Fall is a good time to control this weed.  This will require the ... A commonly asked question about fall herbicides – how late in the fall can herbicides be applied ... these weeds.  Fall-applied herbicides can control these weeds (especially dandelion) more effectively ...

  3. Planting Fall Cover Crops

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-37/planting-fall-cover-crops

    We are now approaching the time of year to think about planting fall cover crops. Cover crops can ... method, however. The chosen cover crop must have seeds small enough to fall into cracks formed as the ... increase the seeding rate due to the lower chance of achieving seed to soil contact. Cover Crop stands are ...

  4. Advanced Principles in Environmental Science

    https://senr.osu.edu/courses/enr-6100

    environmental challenges. A major focus of the course will be to understand different global nutrient cycles and ... social science frameworks required to manage critical air, soil, and water resources. Graduate 3.0 ...

  5. Extended Drydown in Corn

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-36/extended-drydown-corn

    As fall is progressing, crop harvest is also occurring throughout the state. However, many ... accumulation of 20 to 29 GDDs is required for grain moisture to lower 1%. However, as the weather turns cooler ... well. Agronomists recommend starting harvest when grain moisture content drops below 25%, and producers ...

  6. Storage of Fall Fruit and Vegetable Crops After Harvest

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/storage-fall-fruit-and-vegetable-crops-after-harvest

    As the growing season comes to a close and crops are harvested this fall, many growers may look at ... potatoes, onions, and garlic. Most of the stored fruit crops, in terms of long-term storage, is focused on ... storage, planting the crops so that at the end of the season you are harvesting the crops in their prime ...

  7. $100,000 gift to CFAES to support food safety

    https://fst.osu.edu/news/100000-gift-cfaes-support-food-safety

    year,” she said. “Increasingly, food safety is seen as critical to ensuring food security and ... safer.   “It is an honor to be of help.”   CFI focuses on translating science into food safety policies and ... COLUMBUS, Ohio—A new endowed fund to support food safety has been established thanks to a $100,000 ...

  8. Integrated Pest Management Considerations for Stored Grain Crops

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/integrated-pest-management-considerations-stored-grain-crops

    that you want to have happen is for a crop that you worked hard all summer to get to harvest to be lost ... immediately after harvest. The goal of bin storage is to protect and maintain that quality. Before putting ... require certain amounts of heat units to progress from one life stage to the next, and if that can be ...

  9. Farming and parenting—a tough juggling act

    https://senr.osu.edu/news/farming-and-parenting%E2%80%94-tough-juggling-act

    This news article was originally published on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, ... focused on helping farmers set their business goals, identifying markets, and working out the financials, ... she had to stop selling at a farmers market because she couldn’t meet the manager’s requirement that ...

  10. Graduate Exit Seminar via Zoom- Maggie Beetstra

    https://senr.osu.edu/events/graduate-exit-seminar-zoom-maggie-beetstra

    encourage them to increase adoption rates of conservation practices, including winter cover crops, on their ... operations. Using practices like cover crops require a farmer to put forth a significant investment in the ...

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