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  1. Managing Corn Harvest this Fall with Variable Corn Conditions

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-34/managing-corn-harvest-fall-variable-corn-conditions

    another balancing act of increasing speed for harvest efficiency and seeing increased grain loss. If ... allowing grain to fall through the sieves better. Checking harvest loss and combine settings When assessing ... sensitivity. Good luck with harvest this fall.      ...

  2. Where’s the Bean? Missing Seed in Soybean Pods

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-38/where%E2%80%99s-bean-missing-seed-soybean-pods

    As soybean harvest progresses, a few growers are noticing poor yields in otherwise nice-looking ... opening a few pods may reveal poor seed quality evident of stink bug feeding.  We have seen increasing ...

  3. Proper Calibration and Operation of Backpack and Hand Can Sprayers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-531

    Conversely, if the pump is pressurized excessively, the application rate will be increased while creating ... alternative method is to record the time required to spray 1,000 square feet and later catch and measure the ... calculate the correct walking pace to cut down on time that may require to complete the trial and error ...

  4. Is It Pine, Spruce, or Fir?

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-80

    frequently falls to the ground intact after most of the winged seeds are dispersed from between the scales. ... Extension. canr.msu.edu/news/pine_spruce_or_fir_getting_to_know_michigan_evergreen_trees (Accessed ...

  5. Fall Herbicide Treatments – Even More Important This Year?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-33/fall-herbicide-treatments-%E2%80%93-even-more-important-year

    in fall-emerging weeds.  Applying herbicides this fall can compensate for increased weed populations ... applying other residual herbicides in the fall to get control in spring is a waste of money.  The good news ... If you have never applied herbicide in fall to burn down winter annuals, or done it only ...

  6. Growing Giant Pumpkins in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1646

    important, also, as these pumpkins will require large amounts of water to reach maximum size. Preparation of ... the site should start the fall before with incorporation of organic matter such as composted manures ... establish good soil tilth. Some growers will plant a fall cover crop such as oats, annual rye, or clover to ...

  7. Potential for Nitrate Problems in Drought Stressed Corn

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-34/potential-nitrate-problems-drought-stressed-corn

    Have very dry soil conditions increased the potential for toxic levels of nitrates in corn ... harvested for silage? Nitrates absorbed from the soil by plant roots are normally incorporated into plant ... accumulation in corn plants, and harvest should be delayed for at least 1 to 2 weeks after the rainfall. Not ...

  8. How Reliable will this Year's Test Plot Data Be?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-39/how-reliable-will-years-test-plot-data-be

    maturity (and GDD requirements). Nevertheless, if hybrids have performed well in June as well as in May, ...

  9. 2019 Ohio Soybean Performance Trial- South Region Results Available

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-35/2019-ohio-soybean-performance-trial-south-region-results

    https://stepupsoy.osu.edu/news/2019-ohio-soybean-performance-test-south-region-results Results from the north and central regions will be added as harvest continues. Early soybean ...

  10. Stress Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-591106

    Agricultural Tailgate Safety Training for Operators and Supervisors AEX-591.10.6 Agriculture and ... Natural Resources 10/04/2019 Agricultural Safety and Health Program Objective: To learn to manage stress ... livestock, farm buildings, etc. Increase in farm and workplace incidents. Symptoms of stress in children. ...

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