April 26, 2023
Waterhemp on The Rise
Each fall the OSU weed science program conducts a preharvest survey evaluating the frequency and distribution of problematic weed species across the state. Transects are driven through the top 45-50 soybean producing counties and visual ratings are given ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 7
Episode 7 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Ii4SjN93Pk In Episode 7, we get another weather update from Dr. Aaron Wilson. Will we plant this week? We have certainly seen plenty of warmth this spring, but temperature ...
Spring is in the Air and Soybean Cyst Nematode Doesn't Care: Take the Test. Beat the Pest!
The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) is the most economically important pathogen of soybean in North America and continues to spread throughout Ohio. If SCN levels are above damage threshold, significant yield reduction can often take place without visible sym ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 3
Soil Temperatures and Moisture The weather took a turn this past week toward cooler temperatures, running 1-3°F below average across much of the state. This has dropped daily average soil temperatures about ten degrees off their high points last week (Fig ...
Alfalfa Weevil Update – Believe it or Not, Heat Units are Happening
Despite this week’s cold weather, enough locations have accumulated enough degree days that some farmers are experiencing noticeable damage from alfalfa weevil. In this degree-day map, anything other than green is a location deserving closer attention. A ...
Nic Baumer Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources Allen County ...
Reminder: Ohio 4-H Foundation 2023 Spring Dinner
You're invited: Ohio 4-H Foundation Spring Spotlight Dinner WHEN: Event date: May 11, 2023 Event day(s) of week: Thursday Event time: 6 p.m. WHERE: Venue name: Arlington Acres (Seneca) Venue address: 3191 SR-18 Venue city: Tiffin, Venue state: ...
Teens Take the Leap into Career Readiness
Take the Leap: Career Readiness Day, hosted by the Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Council (TLC) was held at the Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center earlier this month. ...