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2023 Beef Banquet
The Hardin County Cattle Producers will hold their annual Beef Banquet on Saturday, March 25 in the Community Building at the fairgrounds, starting at 6:30 pm. Pre-sale tickets are $20 ($25 at the door), kids ages 6 and under are free, and 2022 Hardin Cou ...
There will be a Goat Clinic hosted by the Seneca County Goat Department. March 16, 2023 at 6:00 pm at Sentinel Goat Clinic Flyer ...
Battle for the Belt
Which crop should be planted first, corn or soybean? We will address these questions (and more!) weekly during the growing season with a series of short videos. Watch Episode 1 here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0U2vPdtEVc https://agcrops.osu.edu/news ...
CES Years of Service Awards
CES recognizes that it is very important to acknowledge Loyalty and Service and is proud to sponsor these awards for OSU Extension Staff. Congratulations to the 2022 recipients!! 2022 Years of Service Awards L-R: Patty Corfman, CES President, Elaine Stot ...
Ohio 4-H Week!
Did you know that March 5-11, 2023 is Ohio 4-H Week?! See the attached flyers for ideas on how to celebrate, themed days through out the week, and information on how YOU can win a special treat for your entire club! 4-H Week Flyer and Information 4-H Sp ...
Weather Update: Transitioning to Spring: Will Spring-like Weather Continue?
Summary Not to be outdone by January, February temperatures have been much above normal as well. Figure 1 shows that much of the state will end the month with temperatures about 5-10°F above the long-term average (1991-2020). Locations such as Dayton and ...
Production of Other Small Grain Species
Fertilizer recommendations for the other small grain species are provided in Tables 6-12 through 6-14. Insect control recommendations can be found in Extension Bulletin 545, Insect Pests of Field Crops. Table 6-12: Recommended Nitrogen for Small Grains ...
Disease is one of the major factors limiting wheat yield and quality in Ohio and other Midwestern states. Yield losses as high as 30 to 50 percent are not uncommon in fields planted with susceptible varieties under disease-favorable conditions. Effective ...
Nutrient Value of Wheat Straw
The nutrient value of wheat straw is influenced by several factors including weather, variety, and cultural practices. Thus, the most accurate value requires sending a straw sample to an analytical laboratory. However, book value can be used to estimate ...