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 ...
Upcoming events: Secrest Arboretum
This has been an unusual winter. It has been unseasonably warm with some nice sunny days. Some of us like the snow and cold, while others can’t wait for the green of spring to arrive. ...
Saving the copperbelly water snake
School of Environment and Natural Resources graduate student Ryan Wagner is the author of a new photo essay in a Guardian series- The age of extinction focused on biodiversity. Learn about the copperbelly water snake and how biologists and others are work ...
Director's Note, February 27
Dear Alumni and Friends, Add paragraph: Copy: In my last note, I shared the appointment of Dr. Doug Jackson-Smith to the Kellogg Endowed Chair in Agricultural Ecosystems Management at Ohio State – a wonderful honor and exciting leadership role for Doug ...
Reminder Big Ten Colleges of Agriculture Alumni Reception
Reminder! Big Ten Colleges of Agriculture Alumni Reception Heading: Register by Sunday, March 5 Copy: Please join us for a reception and enjoy the fellowship of alumni and friends from the colleges of agricultural and environmental sciences representi ...
Role of Food Science in Human Health
FDSCTE 2300 This course explores the role of food in an individual's health by addressing mainstream controversies. Students will have an understanding of food supply chain, food components, food safety, food processing, food additives, labeling, foo ...
Help Requested: Hayes Forum Judges Needed or Session Cancellation Imminent
The 37th Hayes Forum will be held on Friday, February 24th, 2023 from 7:30 am- 1 pm. ...