Foaling season is well underway at Equine Center
Foaling season at Ohio State ATI's Equine Center officially began on January 13 with a bay filly by Credit Fashion out of Cavaliers Victory. According to Aspen Adams, horse herd manager, "We expect to have between 40 and 50 foals, with nine of t ...
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 ...
Abbey Burkey's mother-in-law, Rhonda K. Burkey, passed away Feb. 25, 2023. You can read her obituary here. Abbey is Ohio State ATI's reference librarian. A donation was made by the Sunshine Fund to National Fibromyalgia Association. ...
2023 Livestock Judging Team Results
2023 Livestock Judging Contest Results Senior Scores Junior Scores ...
Equine Center Field Day
The Equine Center will be hosting a Field Day on Saturday, March 4, kicking off at noon! ...
March 1, 2023
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...