Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 7 (Final)
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Air temperatures in Ohio ran 2-5°F below average over the last 7 days. In fact, locations across northwest and northeast Ohio fell below freezing on the morning of May 18 th, with unofficial reports as low as 26°F in Sandusk ...
Forage Maturity Across Ohio
Many forage fields were harvested this past week with many more to be harvested this week with the excellent weather ahead. This past week alfalfa fields grew 6-10 inches but didn’t rapidly progress through the maturity growth stages. In general alfalfa ...
Fungicide and Insecticide at Flowering: Is This Really Warranted?
The wheat crop is flowering or will soon begin to flower in southern and central Ohio. Flowering will continue in the northern half of the state over the next two weeks. This is the growth stage as which the crop is most susceptible to infection by Fusari ...
And Now….There’s No Rain – Reminders About Residual Herbicides
It’s always fun when rainfall is feast or famine. Dry periods such as the coming week are great for about everything except weed management. From the perspective of making sure residual herbicides work, we like to see a decent rain about once a week. R ...
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New Hire Announcement – Welcome, Dr. Fernanda Krupek!
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Krupek will be joining HCS in August 2023 as an Assistant Professor and Urban Food Systems Horticulturalist at The Ohio State University! ...
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2023 Western Ohio Wheat Field Day
Join us for the 2023 Western Ohio Wheat Field Day on June 13 at the Western Agricultural Research Station in South Charleston. Topics will include wheat planting date and seeding rate interactions, breeding and genetics, identification of cereal leaf beet ...
2023 ServSafe® Examination- Montgomery County
2023 ServSafe® EXAM ONLY- Ohio Manager Food Protection Offered by Ohio State University Extension, Montgomery County in partnership with TAP Series Meets Ohio Department of Health requirements for Certification in Ohio Manager Food Protection The Serv ...
Dr. Alyssa Essman is moving into a tenure track faculty role!
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Alyssa Essman has accepted an offer to join HCS as an Assistant Professor in Weed Science! She had a moment to share some highlights of her career so far + her initial plans as she moves into this new role... ...