Dial Gauge Pressure Canning Test
If you are unable to attend one of these date please schedule a time to for testing or drop off the canner lid to the Ross County Extension Office Lisa Barlage will test it and notify you when it is ready. Please call the office at 740-702-3200 or email L ...
Done with Planting? Collect Soil Sample for SCN Test and Learn How Your Samples Are Processed in the Lab!
The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) remains the most devastating and yield limiting soybean pathogen in Ohio and North America. SCN can cause over 30% yield reduction with no visible symptoms, therefore, early detection of this pathogen relies on testing your ...
In-Field and Edge-of-Field Conservation Practice Field Day
This field day will cover topics related to in-field and edge-of-field conservation practices, such as two-stage ditch construction and use, cover crops, and the use of Phosphorus filters to manage excess soil P. Our keynote speaker will be Kevin King, US ...
AEDE Welcomes Assistant Professor Jared Grant
The Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics (AEDE) is excited to welcome our newest faculty member, Assistant Professor Jared Grant. Grant received his PhD in Agricultural and Applied Economics, from the University of Georgia. ...
Lep Monitoring Network Update #4 – Trap Counts for BCW, AMW and ECB-IA
Introduction The Ohio LEP Network is continuing to monitor moth pests across Ohio counties. For our fourth week of monitoring, we are reporting the numbers for black cutworm (BCW), true armyworm (AMW), and European corn borer (ECB) IA & NY moths acros ...
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Battle for the Belt: Episode 12
Episode 12 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://youtu.be/BnSt0BxWKTE Figure 1. Soybean planting date four at the Northwest Research Station on May 25, 2023. In Episode 12, we are in the field with Dr. Laura Lindsey, Soybean Extensi ...
Planting Soybean in June: What Agronomic Practices Should I Adopt?
According to USDA-NASS, 66% of soybean acreage was planted in the USA by May 21, 2023. In Ohio, that number is similar, with 63% planted, and it is expected that the acreage planted will increase by the end of May due to dry planting conditions. However, ...
Plot Twist: Time for a New Nozzle List
A few years ago, the Ohio State University Pesticide Safety Education Program put together a list of approved sprayer nozzles for applying pesticides. This list was recently updated in May 2023 and can be viewed at https://pested.osu.edu/sites/pested/fi ...