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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. 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 ...

  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. 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 ...

  8. Foliar Diseases May Affect Stalk Strength and Quality

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-31/foliar-diseases-may-affect-stalk-strength-and-quality

    especially if the affected crop is not harvested promptly. On lodged plants, ear on or close to the ground ... yield losses and slowdown the harvest operation.  However, it is not uncommon to walk corn fields where ... harvest is delayed and the crop is subjected to strong winds and heavy rains. To minimize these problems, ...

  9. Wheat Management for Fall 2021

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-30/wheat-management-fall-2021

    weather-dependent. However, good fall management sets up the crop to take advantage of a good year, particularly ... since fall tillers contribute the most to yield. Here are some management tips to keep in mind for fall ... high seeding rates (above 30 seeds per foot of row) increase lodging and risk of severe powdery mildew ...

  10. FSR 2021 is finally only a week away!!

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-31/fsr-2021-finally-only-week-away

    greener this year than the traditional management plots.  Another area we have focused on is cover crops ... protect the soil during heavy rain fall events and their roots can help improve soil health, they can also ... increase farm profitability. These cover crop forages can be summer or winter annuals. The incorporation of ...

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