C.O.R.N. Newsletter 2010 Archive

  • July 12, 2010 - July 20, 2010
    Editor:
    Harold Watters

    In This Issue:

    • Brown silks common in early planted corn
    • Mid-July Insect Update
    • Update on Western Bean Cutworm Flight
    • July Weather Outlook
    • The 2010 Wheat Season: A look back as we move forward
  • July 7, 2010 - July 13, 2010
    Editor:
    Greg LaBarge

    In This Issue:

    • Soybean Disease Early July Status
    • Key Steps in Corn Pollination
    • New Corn, Soybean, Wheat, and Alfalfa Field Guide for 2010
    • Back-to-back Years of Vomitoxin Problems in Our Crops
    • Corn Disease July Status Report
    • Western Bean Cutworm Counts Continue to Increase
    • Certified Crop Advisor Pre-Exam Training
  • June 29, 2010 - July 6, 2010
    Editor:
    Jon Rausch

    In This Issue:

    • Q and A: Vomitoxin, Health, and Safety
    • Dust Mask Protection from Wheat Dust
    • Western Bean Cutworm Catches Increasing Rapidly
    • Soybean Aphid Update
    • Flooding damage vs the root rotters
    • "Green Snap" damage to corn reported in NW Ohio
    • Effects of pre-tassel root lodging on corn performance
    • Nutrient Removal of Wheat Straw by Baling
    • Zinc and Zinc Deficiencies
    • Crop Insurance and Vomitoxin In Wheat; What are Farmers Options
    • Vomitoxin and other Disease Damage in Wheat – Legal Ramifications for Producers and Buyers
    • Cover Crops on Prevented Planting Acres
    • Pest Control Options for Stored Small Grains
    • Weed Management in Double-Crop Soybeans
    • OSU Weed Science Field Day – July 7
  • June 21, 2010 - June 29, 2010
    Editor:
    Jon Rausch

    In This Issue:

    • Is this a year for white mold?
    • Micronutrient Availability Issues with Increasing Soil pH
    • Western Bean Cutworm Flight Has Begun
    • Cereal Leaf Beetle Adults in Corn
    • True Armyworm in Corn
    • Harvesting Wheat from Scabby Fields
    • Sampling and Testing for Vomitoxin
    • Shrivels, lightweight Wheat Grain: Stagonospora or Scab?
    • Weather Update
  • June 15, 2010 - June 22, 2010
    Editor:
    Jon Rausch

    In This Issue:

    • Mid-season weed management issues
    • Molluscicide Bait Evaluation When Treating for Slugs
    • Wheat Scab Update June 14, 2010: Initial Reports Indicate Moderate to High Levels of Scab in Some areas of Ohio
  • June 8, 2010 - June 15, 2010
    Editor:
    Jon Rausch

    In This Issue:

    • Late corn and soybean plantings
    • Hail injury to corn should be limited
    • Wheat is Already Turning in Ohio
    • Insect Update
    • Planning for Western Bean Cutworm for 2010
    • Stagonospora and Loose Smut in Some Ohio Wheat Fields
    • Fungicides already being reserved for the 2010 Crop
    • Modified Relay Intercropping of Soybeans into Wheat Field Day, June 23
  • June 1, 2010 - June 8, 2010
    Editor:
    Jon Rausch

    In This Issue:

    • Potato Leafhopper Time!
    • Twisted Whorls in Corn
    • Grassy Weeds in corn
    • Western Bean Cutworm monitoring starts June 01
    • The 2010 Ohio Sustainable Farm Tour and Workshop Series
  • May 24, 2010 - June 1, 2010
    Editor:
    Glen Arnold

    In This Issue:

    • Wheat scab update: May 24 - Moderate risk
    • Cereal Leaf Beetle
    • Grass Sawfly on Wheat
    • Leaf Rust in Wheat in Southern Ohio
    • Wheat Heads Trapped in the Boot
    • Wet Weather, Should You Be Concerned About Nitrogen Loss?
    • Staging Vegetative Growth in Corn
    • Modified Relay Intercropping
  • May 17, 2010 - May 25, 2010
    Editor:
    Glen Arnold

    In This Issue:

    • Wheat Head Scab Risk for Ohio as of May 17, 2010
    • Wheat Scab Risk: Commentary and Scab Alert in your Pocket
    • No Soybean Rust in Southern US
    • Soybean Seedling Diseases – Rain Favors the Water Molds
    • Late Spring Plantings and Insects
    • Slugs in mid-May
    • Higher Seeding Rates - Higher Nitrogen Rates?
    • Corn Replanting Considerations
    • Ugly Duckling Corn & Frost Damaged Soybeans
  • May 11, 2010 - May 17, 2010
    Editor:
    Glen Arnold

    In This Issue:

    • New Look for AgCrops Webpage
    • Mid-May crop weather outlook
    • Low Temperature Effects on Corn and Soybean Survival
    • Spring Insects
    • New Transgenic Corn Products
    • Hail Damage in Wheat Fields
    • Wheat for Hay

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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.