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  1. New to Farming? Perhaps USDA can help

    ranchers. USDA considers anyone who has operated a farm or ranch for less than ten years to be a beginning ... products available for a wide variety of production practices, including organic and sustainable ... establish a farm number. You can establish a farm number for any land being used for agricultural purposes ...

  2. New ANR Factsheet Summarizing Corn Response to Long-Term Weather Patterns

    taking place (Figure 1). The current forecast shows a lack of rain for the week together with warm ... water use here! Environmental conditions across regions vary on spatial and temporal scales, and can ... sometimes include unusual phenomena like dry periods. Now that corn planting activities are completed for ...

  3. Farewell and Best Wishes, Denise!

    After 5 years serving as the College Success Counselor, Denise Rotavera-Krain resigned this week ...

  4. Slug Monitoring Project Summary

    for each monitoring county in Ohio, the dates the high was observed and the planting date of the field ... Starting in early April, fifteen Ohio counties monitored 17 soybean fields for slugs as part of ... understand variation in slug pressure in our region. To monitor for slugs, shingle traps were placed in ...

  5. Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2011-12

    cropland varies significantly in its production capabilities, and cropland values and cash rents vary ... corn and soybean yields for each land class based on typical farming practices. Survey respondents were ... "Top" cropland in western Ohio rented for an average of $229 per acre in 2011 according to survey ...

  6. Lep Monitoring Network – Corn Earworm Update # 11

    for WBC decreased from 1.8 during the week ending on June 23 rd to 0.7 for the week ending June 30 th. ... takes place from late June to early July, so be sure to keep a look out for this pest. When monitoring ... for CEW pests in Ohio. The statewide average for CEW decreased from 1.6 during the week ending on June ...

  7. Extension Conference Update: Speakers, Theme, and RFPs

    The 2024 Extension Conference will be held Dec. 10 and 11 in Columbus. This year’s theme is We are ... Information related to submitting a Request for Proposal can be found here. The deadline to submit a proposal ... is Sept. 13.  Visit the conference's official website for more information and updates.  ...

  8. Narrow Row Spacing in Corn: Management Considerations for Ohio

    each plot to determine total dry biomass production as a proxy for forage yield. The remaining plants ... be beneficial if farming in fields with high-yield-potential. When considering foliar product ... seeking ways to enhance yields and improve operational efficiency, productivity, and profitability at the ...

  9. Graduate Courses

    Practical Computing Skills for Omics Data  Spring PLNTPTH 5010 Phytobacteriology  Autumn PLNTPTH 5020 ...   Spring odd years PLNTPTH 5120 Diseases of Ornamental Plants   Autumn PLNTPTH 5130 Turf Diseases and ... be determned PLNTPTH 7003.01 Agricultural Genomics: Principles and Applications   Spring odd years ...

  10. Hot Water and Chlorine Treatments to Eradicate Bacterial Plant Pathogens from Vegetable Seeds

    Bacterial pathogens are particularly notorious for this means of dissemination. In general, the earlier ... a pathogen encounters the crop, the greater the potential for a serious disease problem to develop. This is ... kills most plant disease-causing bacteria both on and within seeds. This treatment is suggested for ...

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