Corn Newsletter : 2016-39

  1. Purple Wheat
  2. Tables 1 & 2
    Author(s): Rich Minyo, Allen Geyer, Peter Thomison, David Lohnes

    In 2016, 212 corn hybrids representing 26 commercial brands were evaluated in the Ohio Corn Performance Test (OCPT). Four tests were established in the Southwestern/West Central/Central (SW/WC/C) region and three

  3. Harvesting Soybeans
    Author(s): Laura Lindsey

    The results of the 2016 Ohio Soybean Performance Trials are now available online at: The online results includes sortable tables, soybean physical characteristics (plant height and seed size), and seed quality (protein, oil, and fiber).

  4. Author(s): Eric Romich

    Farmers have long explored options to provide energy savings associated with their agricultural operations. Ohio State University and the Ohio Soybean Council have partnered to provide research-based data driven tools to help Ohio farmers assess and navigate various energy infrastructure investment options for their farm. Specifically, the project team is interested in learning more about your experience and interest in extending natural gas lines to service your farm. Very

  5. Author(s): John Barker

    The Central Ohio Precision Ag Symposium will be held on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at All Occasions Catering, 6986 Waldo-Delaware Rd., Waldo Ohio from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This symposium will feature the most current technologies available in precision agriculture. These topics will be shared by some of the leading University precision ag experts such as 2013 Precision Ag Educator of the Year Winner - Dr. John Fulton from The Ohio State University. Dr. Fulton has also been

  6. SWCS Logo
    Author(s): Alan Sundermeier, CCA

    “Important Issues in Soil Health” will be the theme of the SWCS conference on Friday, January 20, 2017 from 9 am – 3 pm at the Der Dutchmen Restaurant in Plain City, Ohio. Topics include: Soil Infiltration Research, Management Systems Impact on Reactive Phosphorus, Soil Conservation Programs Overview, Evaluating Glyphosate & Reactive Phosphorus, Soil Health Profitability, Soil Health website.

    The public is invited.

    Register by January 12 at

  7. Weed Control Program Flyer
    Author(s): Tony Nye

    Learn to control problem weeds such as Palmer amaranth, giant ragweed, waterhemp, and marestail. Erdal Ozkan, OSU Spray Technologies Specialist, and Mark Loux, OSU Weed Scientist, will be discussing nozzle selection and best management practices at an upcoming weed management program Thursday, December 8, 2016 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm at the Clinton County Fairgrounds Expo Building. This program, with the help of Crop Production Services, Midland Branch, is free and open to anyone

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C.O.R.N. is a summary of crop observations, related information, and appropriate recommendations for Ohio Crop Producers and Industry. C.O.R.N. is produced by the Ohio State University Extension Agronomy Team, State Specialists at The Ohio State University and Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center. C.O.R.N. Questions are directed to State Specialists, Extension Associates, and Agents associated with Ohio State University Extension and the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center at The Ohio State University.