Double Crop Sunflower in Ohio, is it an Option?
In addition to double cropping with forages and double cropping with wheat and soybean, other alternatives may become feasible within the crop system. In 2022, three field experiments were established to study sunflowers’ viability as a double crop after ...
2023 Corn College and Soybean School Recordings Available
Did you miss our Corn College and Soybean School webinar? We have you covered! Check out the AgCrops Team YouTube channel for all the recordings: go.osu.edu/cornsoy You can also find a pdf of the presentation slides on the AgCrops Team website (https://ag ...
Battle for the Belt: Which crop should be planted first, corn or soybean?
Which crop has the smallest yield penalty for delayed planting? Can we adjust management practices to mitigate losses due to late planting? How are insects, diseases, weeds, and other factors affected by planting date? We will address these questions (and ...
Conservation Tillage and Technology Conference
CTC will be March 14-15, 2023, at Ohio Northern University. Connect with other great farmers and CCAs, experience new ideas, and increase your net income. David Hula, the Corn Yield Champion (4 years!) will be our keynote speaker. PLUS, he will be on the ...
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 ...
Ohio State University Extension and Ohio Treasurer Robert Sprague Partner to Commemorate Ohio Saves Week 2023
Ohio State University Extension and Ohio Treasurer Robert Sprague Partner to Commemorate Ohio Saves Week 2023 The annual campaign focuses on increasing individuals’ financial confidence and helping them get a clear view of their finances to set new pers ...
Kendall Lovejoy Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources ...
Darke County Junior Fair
The Great Darke County Fair has a robust Junior Fair program, consisting of organizations such as 4-H, FFA, FCCLA, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, Boys and Girls Club, We are the Majority, Gateway Youth Programs, and more! This page contains information that wi ...
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 ...