Drones for Spraying Pesticides
Traditionally, aerial spraying of pesticides has been done using conventional fixed-wing aircraft or helicopters with a pilot onboard. However, this is changing. Small, remotely piloted aircraft are being used to apply pesticides around the world, especia ...
External Review Wooster campus
200 (Wooster) External Review- Kristen Wisecarver Tuesday, March 7, 2023- 4:00pm to 5:00pm ...
Planning meeting for external review of FABE Wooster
Room 100 (Wooster) Mary Wicks coordinating. Tuesday, February 28, 2023- 1:30pm to 2:30pm ...
Kendall Lovejoy Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources ...
219 Jenny Luu Friday, March 10, 2023- 8:30am to 10:00am ...
245 Kristen Wisecarver Wednesday, March 8, 2023- 8:00am to 10:30am ...
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 ...