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 ...
Virtual Spring Wildflower Hike
Spring is a special time of the year to be in the woods! Many of its early occupants such as our state wildflower, Grand White Trillium, are ephemeral in nature and won’t be here long! Join OSU Extension Educator, Carrie Brown, and enjoy these beauties fr ...
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 ...
Warmer Weather Ahead
APRIL April is forecast to be warmer than normal with some typical swings. Those swings will still bring periods of windy weather for the first half of April. Normal high temperatures are now 55 northeast Ohio to 60 southwest Ohio. Expect above normal tem ...
Becoming a Certified Crop Adviser and OSU Extension Online Exam Prep Course
Why become a Certified Crop Adviser (CCA)? Being certified adds credibility and shows you are serious about the agronomic profession. When you become certified, you join more than 13,000 of your peers in North America's largest, most recognized agric ...
OSU Extension Seeks a Next Assistant Director for Agriculture and Natural Resources
Ohio State University Extension is seeking applicants for our next Assistant Director, Agriculture and Natural Resources. The Assistant Director is responsible for the leadership of Ohio State University Extension's Agriculture and Natural Resources ...
The OSU Extension office in Fairfield County will be closed Thursday, April 20, 2023, for staff training. It will reopen Friday, April 21, 2023, at 7:30 a.m. ...