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Ohio State University Extension


C.O.R.N. Newsletter: 2022-13

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. wheat
    Author(s): Pierce Paul

    The wheat crop in Ohio is now between early boot (Feekes 10, in the south) and approaching Feekes 8 (flag leaf emergence) in northern counties.

  2. Author(s): Laura Lindsey

    Recent wet weather across the state has slowed soybean planting progress, but should be picking up with warmer and dryer weather. As of the last week of April, 2% of the soybean

  3. Image by Osler Ortez.
    Author(s): Osler Ortez

    Better weather: more planting

  4. soil crusting
    Author(s): Osler Ortez, Laura Lindsey

    Warmer temperatures combined with dryer weather will push planting progress along. For

  5. alfalfa harvest
    Author(s): Mark Sulc, Bill Weiss

    The optimal time for making a first cutting of forages is fast approaching. But what is the optimal

  6. Author(s): Horacio Lopez-Nicora


  7. Author(s): Erdal Ozkan

    Spray drift not only result in wasting expensive pesticides and pollution of the environment, it may damage non-target crops nearby, and poses a serious health risk to people living