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C.O.R.N. Newsletter: 2015-14

Crop Observation and Recommendation Network

C.O.R.N. Newsletter is a summary of crop observations, related information, and appropriate recommendations for Ohio crop producers and industry. C.O.R.N. Newsletter is produced by the Ohio State University Extension Agronomy Team, state specialists at The Ohio State University and the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC). C.O.R.N. Newsletter questions are directed to Extension and OARDC state specialists and associates at Ohio State.

  1. Cereal Leaf Beetle on Wheat
    Author(s): Pierce Paul, Andy Michel

    We are now well into the late-heading and early-flowering growth stages, and understandably,

  2. Wheat Flowering
    Author(s): Pierce Paul, , Laura Lindsey

    Wheat continues to go

  3. Author(s): Mark Loux

    While a variety of rainfall and soil moisture conditions can be found around Ohio, a shortage of rain following application of residual herbicides seems to be common.

  4. Corn leafing out underground
  5. Purple Corn (Source: Glen Arnold, Putnam Co. 2012)
    Author(s): , Steve Culman, Peter Thomison

    Corn seedlings

  6. Author(s):

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has combined data from the National Center of Coastal Ocean Science and Heidelberg University's National Center for Water Quality Research to predict

  7. Precipitation Probability June 2-8, 2015
    Author(s): Amanda Douridas, CCA The weather pattern will be shifting to a warm and humid pattern with wetter than normal conditions going into June 2015.
  8. The ABC network television show In An Instantwill be replaying the Buried Alive episode on Saturday, May 30 at 9:00 pm. This episode features Arick Baker, a 23 year old farmer from Iowa, who was completely buried in his grain bin for over two hours and was fortunately rescued.