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  1. Safe Measures Around the Post-Hole Digger = More Fence Built This Spring

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safe-measures-around-post-hole-digger-more

    Richard Purdin, ANR/CD Educator Adams County A common tool used on the farm is a tractor mounted ... as rocks and tree branches from the work site. Allow only one operator on the equipment. Disengage ... stretches of fence. There are two types of tractor mounted post-hole diggers available on the market, power ...

  2. Check-Out Virtual Crop Scouting School

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/10-2021/check-out-virtual-crop-scouting-school

    coming on the heels of a web book on crop scouting released by CPN earlier this year,” said Daren ... We’ve wrapped up our extension winter programming, but are you looking for more? If so, check out ... a variety of diverse subjects to help them become more knowledgeable on crop scouting. Topics are split into ...

  3. New FactSheet is published on Nutrient Removal for Field Crops in Ohio

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/10-2021/new-factsheet-published-nutrient-removal-field-crops-ohio

    in Ohio”: https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-96 found on OSU Extension’s OhioLine. The current ... crops. Critical soil test levels have not been recently evaluated for the additional crops beyond corn, ... Please use the information found in the References section for information on where to find out more to ...

  4. Manage Your Money

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/news/manage-your-money

    a five-week program that helps people and families learn how to manage their money wisely. Money Choices: ... Brenda at sandman-stover.1@osu.eduor 937-372-9971 Program Flyer  ...

  5. Weather and herbicides – what to do (or not) this week

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/10-2021/weather-and-herbicides-%E2%80%93-what-do-or-not-week

    safely used on the crop in the first place.  For some herbicides, there is such a large margin of safety ... starts (from Wednesday on), until warm weather resumes.- There is less certainty in making ... a recommendation about whether to treat wheat on Tuesday prior to the cold weather.  We have seen instances in corn ...

  6. Will Forage Stands Be Damaged by Predicted Freezes?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/10-2021/will-forage-stands-be-damaged-predicted-freezes

    Growers should scout and evaluate their forage stands several days after the cold nights because ... evaluate established stands to determine the damage. If a third or less of the tops are damaged, do nothing ... reduction, depending on the stand vigor and health. There will likely be some delay in growth resulting in ...

  7. Roadway Transport Safety of Anhydrous Ammonia Tanks

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/roadway-transport-safety-anhydrous-ammonia

    a nurse tank on a public roadway, carefully check: Running Gear – Inspect the farm wagon frame tongue, ... protect the transporter and the public. Operator Age—Individuals transporting anhydrous ammonia must be 21 ... years old. (Ohio Administrative Code 4901:2-5-04,  http://codes.ohio.gov/oac/4901:2-5-04). Towing—It is ...

  8. Turning a National Focus to Grain Safety

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-07/turning-national-focus-grain-safety

    resources. Unlike the federal OSHA program, OSHA On-Site does not have right of entry to a workplace and does ... promote the safety of workers from hazards found in areas of grain handling facilities and on-site storage ... 800-644-6292. Ohio OSHA On-site Consultation can be requested by employers for support in finding and correcting ...

  9. Black Cutworms and True Armyworms are Arriving

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/10-2021/black-cutworms-and-true-armyworms-are-arriving

    black cutworm. True armyworms feed on wheat before moving on young (typically late-planted) corn. Black ... cutworm can feed on young corn and even completely cut plants. The moths of these pests migrate from the ...

  10. Alfalfa Weevil – It’s Closer Than You Think

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/10-2021/alfalfa-weevil-%E2%80%93-it%E2%80%99s-closer-you-think

    Though the current cold snap has caught our attention, we are actually ahead on heat units ... between 325 and 575 heat units (based on accumulation of heat units from January 1 with a base of 48°F).  ... threshold is based on the number of larvae per stem, the size of the larvae and the height of the alfalfa ...

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