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  1. Cover Crops Offer Options

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/cover-crops-offer-options

    life.   Matthew Nussbaum is an OSU Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources Program Assistant and may ... spring of 2020 may be a season to harvest our winter cereal crops as either hay or straw, depending on ... your needs. Recent auction reports have hay averaging over $200/T (up to $350 in one report) and straw ...

  2. I missed Private Pesticide Applicator and Fertilizer Re-Certification...

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-07/i-missed-private-pesticide-applicator-and-fertilizer-re

    March 31. Additionally, Ohio Department of Agriculture's new pesticide applicator testing program ... March 2020, leaving those remaining private pesticide and fertilizer training programs postponed or ... products are now restricted use. With the signing of House Bill 197, Ohio’s COVID-19 emergency response ...

  3. Poison Hemlock Control

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-07/poison-hemlock-control

    one and developing into a low-growing rosette by late fall.  The rosette overwinters and then resumes ... Poison hemlock remains one of the more persistent and prevalent poisonous weeds that we deal with ... in Ohio.  It's most typically a biennial plant (sometimes perennial), emerging from seed in year ...

  4. Toxicity of Pesticides

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-07/toxicity-pesticides

    Toxicity to humans is identified by what are called “Signal Words.” These are found on the first page of ... than 5,000 may not have a signal word listed because the EPA considers it practically non-toxic. ... Looking at the amount of product required to be ingested under Caution, one ounce does not seem like a lot ...

  5. Handwashing: What Works?

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/handwashing-what-works

    OSU Extension Family & Consumer Sciences Program Assistant and may be reached at 330-264-8722. ... soap and water as soon as you can. Be aware that baby wipes may make your hands look clean, but they ... easy enough, but how do kids effectively develop this skill? The CDC says to keep it simple and make it ...

  6. Nitrogen Rate Recommendations for Wheat 2020

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-07/nitrogen-rate-recommendations-wheat-2020

    Wheat has already reached green-up across the state so spring N may be applied anytime fields are ... fit. Keep in mind that research has shown N can be applied up to Feekes GS 6 (one visible node) without ... northern Ohio. Nitrogen applied early has the potential to be lost since wheat will use little N prior to ...

  7. Winter Wheat Stand Assessment and Fertilization

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/winter-wheat-stand-assessment-and-fertilization

    Educator and may be reached at 330-264-8722. 1 CFAES provides research and related educational programs to ... than 25 plants per square foot.  From an economic standpoint, 15 plants per square foot, representing ... rows. One factor that can modify the decision regarding a marginal stand is straw as a secondary crop. ...

  8. Black Cutworm and Its Allies

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-07/black-cutworm-and-its-allies

    (the Owlet Moths) which includes cutworms and armyworms.  Several species of cutworm occur in Ohio ... caterpillars, others as prepupae in the soil, and others do not overwinter in Ohio and must migrate into the ... they may be less significant to the success of the crops, they could be confused with black cutworms.  ...

  9. The Challenges and Opportunities of COVID-19

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/challenges-and-opportunities-covid-19

    I think it’s safe to say, the last couple of weeks have been challenging on every level.  One day ... challenges Unknown factors are a part of life and while this one had large ranging effects on many families ... following are a few tips to get you started: Start with an emergency fund.  This may look different for ...

  10. Challenging Conditions Remain into April

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-07/challenging-conditions-remain-april

    to normal temperatures as we go through April. The May outlook calls for warmer than normal and ... is not uncommon into very early May. All indications remain that about a normal last frost and freeze ... 2019. Therefore, expect challenging conditions at least through April if not May. The latest NOAA ...

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