Alfalfa Weevil – Add it to Your Radar Screen
Even though some parts of Ohio have had a slow, cold spring, it’s still time to start thinking about alfalfa weevil scouting. Overwintered adults begin laying eggs when temperatures exceed 48°F. Peak larval activity and feeding damage occur between 325 ...
We Grow Scientists! A COSI Community Event
The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) will host their inaugural “ We Grow Scientists ” event on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, from 3:00-7:00 PM at Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laborato ...
New Hire Announcement – Welcome, Tyler Carr!
We are pleased to announce that Tyler Carr will be joining HCS in January 2023 as an Assistant Professor in Turfgrass Extension & Research at The Ohio State University! ...
Pamela Sherratt Receives the CFAES Distinguished Teaching by a Lecturer Award
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Dr. Michelle Jones Receives the CFAES Distinguished Graduate Student Mentor Award
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Agronomic Crops Team Receives Distinguished Multi-disciplinary Team Extension Award
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Battle for the Belt: Episode 4
Episode 4 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPPaWVMYmoQ I n Episode 4, Dr. Kelley Tilmon, Field Crop Entomologist, discusses the effect of planting date on slugs as well as some management tactics that can help to al ...
Cressleaf groundsel scouting
Much of the state is still wet and waiting for dry conditions to resume field activities. Scouting for weeds now can help spot any issues and plan for spring burndown programs. By late spring, it’s not uncommon to see many fields covered in yellow flowers ...