Scout Now for Wheat Diseases
May 8, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Ohio's wheat is performing well, but now is the time for growers to start scouting for leaf diseases to continue keeping the crop in tip-top shape. "The wheat is now between growth stages 7 (jointing) and 9 (full flag ...
Tips Help Corn Growers Diagnose Emergence Problems
May 9, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Corn growers are being encouraged to scout their newly planted corn fields for any emergence problems as a way of quickly identifying solutions and developing successful replant plans, if warranted. "Diagnosing emergence p ...
Soybean Rust Predicted to Hit Ohio, But When?
May 22, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Ohio growers are likely to see soybean rust this year, says an Ohio State University Extension and research plant pathologist. But the question remains whether the disease will show up early enough to have any impact on the cr ...
Management Strategies of Field Pests Different from Diseases
May 26, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Soybean growers have an added decision-making tool in scouting for the soybean aphid. U.S. Department of Agriculture's Pest Information Platform for Extension and Education (http://sbrusa.net), created last year to track ...
Ohio's Wheat Facing Low Head Scab Risk
May 26, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio – Ohio's wheat is so far facing a low risk of head scab, a serious disease that can impact yields and potentially produce contaminants that are harmful to humans and animals. Pierce Paul, an Ohio State University plant path ...
4-H Holds Ohio's First Multiple-Handicapped Camp
June 13, 2006 JACKSON, Ohio-- For hundreds of children across Ohio, 4-H camps are an escape from thoughts of school and household chores-- a time to enjoy the outdoors and make new friends while learning life skills in a fun-filled environment. Being a ty ...
Management Strategies Focus of CCA Event at Farm Science Review
June 26, 2006 LONDON, Ohio-- Managing pesky weeds, understanding nitrogen rates, improving soybean management and effectively applying manure will be the topics of interest at the Certified Crop Advisor (CCA) College being held at Ohio State University ...
Ohio State Soil Scientist Receives Prestigious Award
July 14, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- A world-renowned Ohio State University soil scientist has received a prestigious World Congress of Soil Science award, an honor bestowed upon recipients once every four years in conjunction with the World Congress of Soil Sc ...
Precision Agriculture Technology Leads FSR Field Demos
August 2, 2006 LONDON, Ohio-- Precision agriculture technology will be the highlight of field demonstrations during Farm Science Review, Sept. 19-21 at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center in London, Ohio. Visitors to Farm Science Review will have the oppo ...
44th FSR Dedicated to Molly Caren
August 15, 2006 LONDON, Ohio-- This year's 44th annual Farm Science Review will be dedicated to the late Molly Brown Caren Fisher, who donated her family's 1812 Madison County farm to Ohio State University-- land which is now the Molly Caren Agr ...