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  1. Regional Updates: June 11 – 17, 2024

    Drier conditions this past week allowed growers to finish first cutting and start second cutting ... will continue to mature quickly, and Ohio State University Extension professionals anticipate harvest ... above average. Second cutting hay has begun, and wheat harvest will likely begin this week. Both corn ...

  2. Weed Management in Hot, Dry Conditions

    that these conditions are likely to persist during the summer and through harvest. With variable ... which means there are also different weed management activities taking place over the next month. There ... are also affected. Systemic herbicides are especially at risk of reduced efficacy in these conditions ...

  3. Wheat Harvest and Double Crop Considerations for 2024

    mid-to-late June plantings should be between 130,000-150,000 plants/acre. The harvest population for early ... Winter wheat maturation is about 10-14 days ahead of normal (Figure 1), with harvest beginning ... late last week in southern Ohio. Last year, winter wheat yield was extremely high with a state average ...

  4. Cloudy waters causes African fish to develop bigger eyes

    Age is main factor in whether new adaptations occur By: Tatyana Woodall Ohio State News ... whether fish could successfully cope with new conditions in their underwater environment.   The study in ... environmental conditions,” Tiarks said. “But when we looked at the fish that were older, they didn’t have that ...

  5. Scouting Potato Leafhopper in Alfalfa

    more samples one should take). It is also best to scout when conditions are dry and not overly windy to ... pest that arrives late into the first cutting, carried to Ohio fields by southern winds. The life cycle ... would justify the use of a control method (insecticide treatment or early harvest). The action threshold ...

  6. Rural childcare an important topic at Farm Science Review

    are concerned that their children could get hurt on the farm. Having and raising children can be ... Department of Agriculture should represent their needs. The good news is that for the first time in history, ... House recently released their version of the Farm Bill, also including childcare in the Rural ...

  7. Beating the Heat on Farms

    Climatologist, Aaron Wilson has expressed concern for both human and livestock welfare as we approach our first ... are still the greatest weather-related cause of death in the U.S. Heat advisories and excessive heat ... or use cool, wet towels.  If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. Heat stroke is the most ...

  8. From Field to Forest: Restoring a Meadow

    a wet meadow at the OSU Mansfield Campus to explore the restoration process from the forest edge to the ...

  9. From Field to Forest: Restoring a Meadow

    a wet meadow at the OSU Mansfield Campus to explore the restoration process from the forest edge to the ...

  10. Study suggests hepatitis E may be a sexually transmitted infection

    Emily Caldwell / Ohio State News COLUMBUS, Ohio – Discovering that hepatitis E virus is associated ... according to a new study. Hepatitis E (HEV) is the leading cause of the acute viral liver infection in ... infertility cases, they don’t really know what’s causing it,” Kenney said. “So we’re pushing for more ...

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