If You Planted and Heavy Rainfall Affected Your Fields…
According to the USDA-NASS report for the week ending 05/14/23, 26% of Ohio’s corn and 28% of Ohio’s soybean acres were planted. About 8% of corn and soybean was reported emerged. Ohio’s planting (and emergence) progress is coming along for both corn (Fig ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 6
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Figure 1: Daily average air temperature (dashed red), two-inch (green) and four-inch (blue) soil temperatures for spring 2023. Soil type and location of measurements (under sod or bare soil) are provided in the lower right c ...
Changes Ahead with Potential El Niño
After a dry late summer and autumn of 2022, winter turned wetter to offset that dry period. However, in April 2023, we turned a bit drier again. The main thing we need to monitor closely now is a rapidly developing event in the eastern equatorial Pacific ...
Interested in Soil Health? Learn together with OSU Extension
Improving soil health (SH) can provide a variety of benefits including improved water infiltration, increased water holding capacity, and increased nutrient availability. However, it can be challenging to quantify these benefits in the field. With funding ...
Forage Maturity Across Ohio
Warm weather this spring especially over the last couple of weeks has rapidly progressed forage maturity. Harvesting forages at the proper time for the livestock you are feeding is critical to farm profitability. Poor quality forages must be supplemented ...
Pickaway County Master Gardener Plant Sale
Pickaway County Master Gardener Volunteers Annual Plant Sale Date: Saturday, May 20, 2023 Time: 9:00am- 1:00pm Location: Pickaway County Library- 1160 North Court Street, Circleville, Ohio 43113 Available: Annuals, Perennials, Native Plants, Vegetables, a ...
Pelotonia 2023- August 5-6
Will you ride with us to end cancer? 100% of funds raised by Pelotonia riders go directly to funding innovative cancer research at OSUCCC – James. Register for Pelotonia 2023 to join Team Buckeye-Alumni and Friends as a rider, volunteer or challenger. ...
It is with heavy hearts that we share the news of George Lambert’s death on Sunday, May 7, 2023. ...
May 10, 2023