C.O.R.N. Newsletter 2012 Archive

  • May 1, 2012 - May 7, 2012
    Editor:
    Steve Prochaska

    In This Issue:

    • Ohio Wheat Crop is Ahead of Schedule. Is that Good or Bad?
    • Wheat Head Scab Forecasting and Alert Systems 2012
    • New Wheat Disease found in Kentucky - Could it be in Ohio?
    • Spring Field Crop Insects Update
    • Corn Emergence and Heat Unit Accumulation
    • Corn Replanting Considerations
    • Some Weed Management Odds and Ends
    • Certified Livestock Manager Training
  • April 24, 2012 - April 30, 2012
    Editor:
    Steve Prochaska

    In This Issue:

    • Giant Ragweed Management – It’s a Long Way until Crop Canopy
    • Late April Weather Outlook
  • April 16, 2012 - April 23, 2012
    Editor:
    Steve Prochaska

    In This Issue:

    • Impact of Low Temperatures on Corn Survival
    • Wheat Growth Stage and Cold Temperature Injury
    • Wheat Growth Stage and Foliar Fungicide Applications
    • Alfalfa Freeze Damage Assessment and Management
    • Hazardous Algae Blooms – What Are They, Why The Public Concern and What Is Their Relationship to Ohio Agriculture?
    • Weather Outlook
  • April 10, 2012 - April 16, 2012
    Editor:
    Steve Prochaska

    In This Issue:

    • Strip Intercropping Corn and Soybean
    • Spring Insect Pest Problems
    • Soybean Aphid Prediction for Ohio
    • Update on Bees and the Neonicitinoid Seed Treatment Situation
    • Weather Outlook
  • April 3, 2012 - April 9, 2012
    Editor:
    Steve Prochaska

    In This Issue:

    • Considerations for Early Herbicide Application
    • Getting Your Corn Crop Off to a Good Start in 2012
    • Successful Alfalfa Establishment
    • Bees and Neonicotinoids
    • Nitrification Inhibitors and Spring Planting of Corn
    • Considerations for Urease Inhibitors
    • Weather Outlook
  • March 20, 2012 - April 2, 2012
    Editor:
    Steve Prochaska

    In This Issue:

    • Nitrogen Considerations for 2012 Wheat
    • Alfalfa Weevil and Need to Scout Earlier
    • Black Cutworm and Weed Control
    • Soil Insecticides and Transgenic Crops, NOT
    • Is It a Dream? Soybeans in Ohio – 5 Million Acres All Yielding More Than 50 bu/A in 2012
    • Wheat Vernalization and Crop Update
    • Ag Nutrient and Water Quality Report Released
    • The Warm Spring Will Continue.
  • March 5, 2012 - March 20, 2012
    Editor:
    Harold Watters

    In This Issue:

    • Late March weather expectations
    • Corn Flea Beetle and Stewart's Leaf Blight
    • 2011 Ohio Corn Performance Test sampled for nematodes
    • The Warm Winter and Field Crop Insects
    • 2011 Ohio Yield and Production Estimates for Corn, Soybeans and Wheat
    • Label changes allow use of Sharpen with Authority and Valor products
  • February 20, 2012 - March 6, 2012
    Editor:
    Harold Watters

    In This Issue:

    • Late February Weather Outlook
    • Nitrogen Management for Late Planted Wheat
    • Nematodes in Corn
    • Audience Response from the 2011 Ohio Conservation Tillage Conference
    • Ohio Weed Resistance Workshops
    • Conservation Tillage Conference March 6 and 7 2012
    • March 2012 Calendar of Agronomic Events
  • February 7, 2012 - February 21, 2012
    Editor:
    Harold Watters

    In This Issue:

    • New Bt Corn Hybrids and Resistance Issues
    • Converting pounds per acre to parts per million on soil test report
    • Updated Fertilizer Recommendation Charts from the Tri-State Fertilizer Recommendations for Phosphorous
    • Strategies for spring marestail management
    • Farm Science Review Celebrates 50 Years of Innovation, Conservation, and Demonstrations
    • Applying Liquid Manure to Wheat and Corn Meeting Planned
    • MPNAA Meeting Reminder
    • February 2012 AgCrops Calendar
  • January 24, 2012 - February 7, 2012
    Editor:
    Harold Watters

    In This Issue:

    • Glufosinate label changes and issues with 2,4-D supply?
    • 2011 Northwest Ohio Corn Silage Test
    • Northern Ohio Crops Day February 9th
    • Ohio Weed Resistance Management Workshops
    • Nutrient Applicators Winter Meeting

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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.