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  1. Estimating Fiber Content of Alfalfa in Fields Across Ohio

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/13-2021/estimating-fiber-content-alfalfa-fields-across-ohio

    Alfalfa stands in Ohio had some early growth due to the warmer temperature in early April. Although it’s been cooler over the past couple of weeks, alfalfa growth has slowly been progressing. While fields start to dry out this week it’s a good idea to sta ...

  2. Filson named recipient of university distinguished teaching award

    https://acel.osu.edu/news/filson-named-recipient-university-distinguished-teaching-award

    Dr. Caryn Filson, assistant professor of agriscience education, received Ohio State’s 2021 Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching. This announcement came during the annual retreat for the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadershi ...

  3. Garden Talks 2021

    https://auglaize.osu.edu/news/garden-talks-2021

    Garden Talks  Answering the public's questions using science-based information is an important objective of the Ohio State University Extension Master Gardener Volunteer program.  The Mercer County Extension office welcomes folks to bring landscape, ...

  4. Bloat in Livestock

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/bloat-livestock

    Bloat in ruminant livestock ranges from mild cases of animal discomfort to a life-threatening situation. Bloat occurs when gases are trapped in the rumen of livestock. Normally, these gases produced by gut microbes escape from the rumen by traveling up th ...

  5. Time Management

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/time-management-0

    This week I was reminded of my father’s saying “haste makes waste”.  While there were a variety of events (locking my keys in the vehicle, forgetting a task, needing to get things ready for a new hire, etc.) that I was trying to juggle, the more I tried t ...

  6. Numbers of Black Cutworm and True Armyworm Moths Increasing but Remain Relatively Low

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/13-2021/numbers-black-cutworm-and-true-armyworm-moths-increasing-remain

    Over the past few weeks, we have caught an increasing number of both black cutworm and true armyworm moths in our traps (see https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1yl_FeI5IJKkBVfdvKJuE6pWkd58OVhCyHeZ6SZM-ePE/edit?usp=sharing). While our weekly total may ...

  7. Fertilizer Training for New Applicators

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/events/fertilizer-training-new-applicators

    Do you apply fertilizer to more than 50 acres of land?  If so, the Ohio Department of Agriculture requires applicators to obtain a Fertilizer Certificate.  The Tuscarawas and Coshocton County offices of Ohio State University Extension will sponsor a train ...

  8. CFAES Ag Weather System 2021 Near-Surface Air and Soil Temperatures/Moisture

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/13-2021/cfaes-ag-weather-system-2021-near-surface-air-and-soil

    A cold, wet pattern put a damper on warming soils this week. In fact, all stations are reporting daily average soil temperatures cooler than one week ago (Fig. 1). Northern sites (e.g., Ashtabula and Northwest) have fallen into the 40s, with 50s being rep ...

  9. Fertilizer Training for New Applicators

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/13-2021/fertilizer-training-new-applicators

    Do you apply fertilizer to more than 50 acres of land?  If so, the Ohio Department of Agriculture requires applicators to obtain a Fertilizer Certificate.  The Tuscarawas and Coshocton County offices of Ohio State University Extension will sponsor a train ...

  10. Growing Degree Days vs. Calendar Days – How Long Will Emergence Take?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/13-2021/growing-degree-days-vs-calendar-days-%E2%80%93-how-long-will-emergence

    When we examine crop emergence post-planting, two factors can impact speed of emergence – soil moisture content and soil temperatures. If soil temperatures are lower, it can take more calendar days for emergence to occur meaning rowing corn may take a lit ...

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