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C.O.R.N. Newsletter: 2016-18

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):

    Ohio is the state of have and have nots when it comes to rain. Scattered areas of very heavy rain next to limited rain occurred over the last week.

  2. Author(s): Anne Dorrance

    I’ve scouted a number of fields and driven by many acres in the past two weeks and the crop looks great.  A bit behind in some areas, but soybeans can compensate fairly well. 

  3. Author(s): Pierce Paul, Laura Lindsey

    A June 27 Update: Wheat is now drying-down and is even being harvested in some parts of

  4. Author(s):

    Enlist corn and soybean and Xtend soybean are getting closer to reaching the market place.  With these new technologies spray drift, herbicide volatility, and tank contamination will need to be addressed

  5. Author(s): Amanda Douridas, CCA

    The North American Manure Expo is returning to Ohio August 3-4, 2016 for the first time in eight years.

  6. Author(s): Peter Thomison

    Heavy rains during the past week have resulted in flooding and ponding in Ohio corn fields. In some localized areas, this may have resulted in partial and complete immersion of

  7. Author(s): Alexander Lindsey, Peter Thomison

    Extreme weather events have begun again in 2016 with renewed force. Frost

  8. Author(s): Laura Lindsey

    June 22-23, some areas of Ohio received a significant amount of rain with some areas receiving as much as 4 to 5 inches.

  9. Author(s): Kelley Tilmon, Andy Michel

    Though we have not received many reports of spider mites in field crops, continued hot

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

    Registration and program agendas are available for two upcoming Nutrient Management Field Day events being hosted at OARDC Branch Stations.