Which crop has the smallest yield penalty for delayed planting?
Can you adjust your management practices to mitigate losses due to late planting?
How are insects, diseases, weeds, and other factors affected by planting date?
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We saw a slight decline in the overall statewide average of FAW from September 12th - 18th resulting in an average of 4.4 moths per trap (down from 6.6). Three counties reported an average over 7 moths per trap including Hardin (15.3), Lucas (11.0) and Sandusky (14.0).
Stockpiles of poultry litter can be seen in farm fields across Ohio. While common each year in wheat stubble fields, there are also stockpiles commonly found in soybean fields. Poultry litter is an excellent source of plant nutrients and readily available in most parts of the state. With fall harvest just around the corner these poultry litter piles will soon be spread across farm fields.