C.O.R.N. Newsletter : 2016-02

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. Author(s):

    After a record warm December, colder weather returned to Ohio and surrounding areas for January with temperatures in January running just below normal.

  2. Author(s): Pierce Paul

    Northern corn leaf blight (NCLB), caused by the fungus Exserohilum turcicum, continues to increase in prevalence and severity in Ohio and across the corn belt.

  3. Author(s): Anne Dorrance, Pierce Paul

    Much of Ohio’s soybean production ground is on soils with poor to fair drainage, high clay

  4. Author(s): Greg LaBarge, CPAg/CCA

    Ohio State University Extension’s Agriculture and Natural Resources is hosting multiple meetings for those who need to meet state requirements for the

  5. Author(s): Greg LaBarge, CPAg/CCA

    Nutrient management plans developed to meet Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) EQUIP program criteria can be developed by Certified Crop Advisors in the

  6. Author(s): Barry Ward

    A large number of Ohio farmers hire machinery operations and other farm related work to be completed by others.

  7. Author(s): Dee Jepsen

    Ohio farmers are invited to participate in a statewide survey regarding their on-farm grain bin storage facilities. It doesn't matter if the bins are ‘owned’ or ‘managed’ by the

  8. Author(s): David Marrison

    The OSU Extension offices in Northeast Ohio are pleased to be offering the “2016 Northeast Ohio Agronomy School” on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 from 9:30 to 3:

  9. Author(s): Mary Griffith

    OSU Extension will host an intensive cover crop workshop in London, OH on Friday, January 29th. The workshop, which offers CCA credits, will focus on using cover crops to promote