Harvest date should be determined by crop maturity, not by the calendar. Plan to harvest fields with potential lodging or harvest loss problems (such as stalk rot or deer damage) first. All field shelled corn with more than 15 percent moisture must be dri ...
A good nutrient management program is one of the keys to high yield corn production. Instituting best management techniques to ensure adequate nutrient availability throughout the growing season can pay real dividends at the end of the year and minimize t ...
Making Replant Decisions
Although it is not unusual that 5 to 10 percent of planted seeds fail to establish healthy plants, additional stand losses resulting from insects, frost, hail, flooding or poor seedbed conditions may call for a decision on whether or not to replant a fiel ...
Plant Populations and Seeding Rates
When corn is produced for grain in Ohio, recommended plant populations at harvest (or final stand) can range from 24,000 to 34,000+ plants per acre, depending on the hybrid and production environment. Yield response to plant population is influenced by se ...
Saving the copperbelly water snake
School of Environment and Natural Resources graduate student Ryan Wagner is the author of a new photo essay in a Guardian series- The age of extinction focused on biodiversity. Learn about the copperbelly water snake and how biologists and others are work ...
Director's Note, February 27
Dear Alumni and Friends, Add paragraph: Copy: In my last note, I shared the appointment of Dr. Doug Jackson-Smith to the Kellogg Endowed Chair in Agricultural Ecosystems Management at Ohio State – a wonderful honor and exciting leadership role for Doug ...
Interdisciplinary Team Science
ENR 5510 The goal of this course is to teach students the skills to effectively collaborate in interdisciplinary teams. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for Anthrop 5510, EEOB 5510, or VetPrev 5510. Cross-listed in Anthrop, EEOB, and VetPrev. Grad ...
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