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  1. Fall Armyworm Still Active in Some Fields

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-35/fall-armyworm-still-active-some-fields

    Despite the cold snap a couple of weeks ago, we have continued to catch large numbers of fall ... reports of damage in cover crops, alfalfa and other forage. The good news is that the extent of the damage ... next week or so may allow fall armyworm caterpillars to do a bit more feeding until the first frost. We ...

  2. Corn Pre-Harvest Check

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-34/corn-pre-harvest-check

    the final grain sample.  The decision to harvest wet grain increase drying cost, but down corn also ... increases harvest challenges, ear losses, and decreased grain yield. The average cost to dry corn is 0.02 ... of propane. The decision to harvest early can maintain bushels in the bin and make for a safer fall ...

  3. Harvesting Corn Fields with Moldy Leaves and Stubble

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-36/harvesting-corn-fields-moldy-leaves-and-stubble

    Dark Dust Clouds during Harvest: There have been reports of huge dust clouds blowing up behind ... combines during harvest. It is certainly not uncommon to see dust during harvest as fragments of dead, dry ... the amount of dark particles in the dust cloud during harvest.        Respiratory Alert – Harvesting ...

  4. Jack Frost Will Bite Soon- Precautions for Feeding Frosted Forages

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-36/jack-frost-will-bite-soon-precautions-feeding-frosted-forages

    concern with a few specific annual forages and several weed species, but there is also an increased risk ... help you avoid danger to your livestock this fall when feeding species with nitrates or prussic acid ... levels of prussic acid. Never graze immature growth or short regrowth following a harvest or grazing (at ...

  5. October Harvest Weather Looks Good

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-34/october-harvest-weather-looks-good

    After a brief period of wetness to start October, harvest season looks pretty good. October ... head into the later part of harvest season beyond October, the warmer than normal weather will likely ... enhancement could develop later this fall near Lake Erie though with the warmer than normal lake waters. ...

  6. Take the Test to Beat the Pest

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-37/take-test-beat-pest

    issues. Fall is a great time to sample for SCN and we are excited to help with this task by processing up ... Fall Soil Samples for SCN.’ soybean cyst nematode ...

  7. Prevent Plant Winter Wheat…What To Do With Your Seed

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-36/prevent-plant-winter-wheat%E2%80%A6what-do-your-seed

    The combination of slow soybean harvest and rainfall in Northwest Ohio has made wheat planting ... environment if possible. High temperature and high relative humidity increase the rate of seed deterioration, ... should have a standard warm germination test prior to planting in fall 2022. Based on the germination ...

  8. Chow Line: Pumpkin-carving the safe way to avoid injury

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/chow-line-pumpkin-carving-the-safe-way-avoid-injury

    are being harvested and readying to carve. And while carving a pumpkin can be a fun, festive, fall ... between October and November 2018, some 2,700 Halloween-related injuries involved trips and falls ... , according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Additionally, 44% of Halloween-related injuries ...

  9. Alternative Options for On-Farm Grain Storage

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-36/alternative-options-farm-grain-storage

    go. If you are running the numbers and realizing your storage will be full before the end of harvest ... than constructing permanent bins. Equipment required includes a bagger and unloader. Renting this ... Alternative storage options are a great way to improve harvest efficiency and capture potentially higher ...

  10. Minimizing Corn Harvest Losses At The Combine

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-33/minimizing-corn-harvest-losses-combine

    fall, this extra time may really pay off. Good luck with harvest! Corn Harvest; Corn Production ... Corn harvest is getting an early start this year with excellent September Corn prices it may make ... economic sense for your operation to start corn harvest at higher moistures than normal. A few producers ...

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