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  1. Managing Forage Stands Damaged by Fall Armyworm

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-30/managing-forage-stands-damaged-fall-armyworm

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-29/autumn-forage-harvest-management. If there are large numbers of fall armyworms present (more than 2 to 3 per square foot) and they ... regrowing from a recent harvest, scout it now and continue to scout for fall armyworm every few days until ... you do harvest it. Be prepared to make a rescue treatment if fall armyworm numbers reach the threshold ...

  2. Autumn Forage Harvest Management

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-29/autumn-forage-harvest-management

    factors to consider when making a fall harvest of forage legumes after the first 10 days or so of ... to fall harvest management uses growing degree-days (GDD) rather than calendar dates.  Research ... Thus, harvesting in late fall, when less than 200 GDD will accumulate, minimizes winter injury.”  The ...

  3. Are Fall Armyworm Infesting Corn, too?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-30/are-fall-armyworm-infesting-corn-too

    offers protection against fall armyworm.  The bad news is that Bt resistance has occurred in other states ... We have all experienced the massive damage that fall armyworms did on our forage crops and turf.  ... Keep in mind that fall armyworm can also damage corn.  We have found late-stage caterpillars feeding on ...

  4. Combine Setup Field Day

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/events/combine-setup-field-day

    Combine Set-up Field Day After the difficult harvest last year, and the prevalence of volunteer ... care and cleaning which could save a lot of headaches this fall due to shortages in replacement parts ... and equipment. Lastly, a harvest demonstration will show yield loss with different setups and how to ...

  5. Extension Today: Farm Science Review

    https://extension.osu.edu/today/extension-today-farm-science-review

    measure success – for example: implementing more sustainable growing practices, increasing profit margins, ... utilizing technology in every stage of production, harvesting crops more efficiently, and raising healthier ... out 600 acres of demonstrations (equipment, crops, ag safety, many others), attend dozens of ...

  6. Life In A Time of Glyphosate Scarcity – Part 1- Burndown In No-Till Wheat

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-31/life-time-glyphosate-scarcity-%E2%80%93-part-1-burndown-no-till-wheat

    are already saving the glyphosate for spring/summer next year and going with other options for fall ... burndown for wheat and later fall applications for winter weeds.  In the end, we have alternatives, but at ... increased cost or reduced effectiveness in certain situations.  A continued shortage will cause more ...

  7. Oct. 24–25 Tri-state community-supported agriculture conference focuses on sustainable farming practices

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/oct-24%E2%80%9325-tri-state-community-supported-agriculture-conference-focuses-sustainable

    advantage of the increased demand by consumers for a convenient and safe way to access the locally produced ... increase in consumer demand for CSA shares because of the COVID-19 pandemic, said Welch, who is also the ... goal with the conference is to share information and best practices to help growers increase their ...

  8. Combine Set-up Field Day

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-30/combine-set-field-day

    After the difficult harvest last year, and the prevalence of volunteer corn in soybean fields this ... save a lot of headaches this fall due to shortages in replacement parts and equipment. Lastly, ... a harvest demonstration will show yield loss with different setups and how to calculate it. Location is the ...

  9. Late-Season Pod Feeding by Bean Leaf Beetle, Grasshopper, and Stink Bugs

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-30/late-season-pod-feeding-bean-leaf-beetle-grasshopper-and-stink

    We have heard a few reports of either bean leaf beetles, grasshoppers, or stink bugs increasing in ... decision, keep in mind the pre-harvest interval of the insecticide you’re considering – which can be an ... important factor at the end of the season as harvest approaches.  For an up to date listing of insecticides ...

  10. $3.5 million gift funds new CFAES endowed chair in food science; Ahmed Yousef named holder

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/35-million-gift-funds-new-cfaes-endowed-chair-in-food-science-ahmed-yousef-named

    scientists focused on a three-pronged approach to food safety: research to promote food safety; outreach in ... His research focuses on improving human health through combating emerging foodborne pathogens and ... making the best use of beneficial microorganisms. This research also improves food safety through ...

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