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  1. Nutrient Value of Wheat Straw

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/22-2021/nutrient-value-wheat-straw

    ≤ 20:1. At a C:N ratio of 80:1, mineralization will be much slower. (For comparison, corn stover is reported ... nutrient value of wheat straw is influenced by several factors including weather, variety, and cultural ... laboratory. However, “book values” can be used to estimate the nutrient values of wheat straw. In previous newsletters ...

  2. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/seeding-perennial-forages-late-summer

    than one-half inch.  Tilled seedbeds do not need a pre-plant herbicide.  Patching in new 2021 spring ... http://go.osu.edu/herbrotationintervals.  Forage grasses are not included in that table, so check the labels of any herbicides applied to ... factor yet in alfalfa seedings made this spring. Alfalfa plants that are less than a year old will not ...

  3. Late Wheat Harvest and Grain Quality Concerns

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/22-2021/late-wheat-harvest-and-grain-quality-concerns

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/18-2021/don%E2%80%99t-delay-wheat-harvest Test weight (grain weight per unit volume or grain density) is one of the grain quality traits ... result in poor overall grain quality. In a previous CORN newsletter article, we summarized some of our ... scab, it is not uncommon to find above 2 ppm vomitoxin in late-harvested fields that have been exposed ...

  4. Steps to Speed up Field Curing of Hay Crops

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/22-2021/steps-speed-field-curing-hay-crops

    weather just to get the old crop off and a new one started. Some rain damage is not going to reduce the ... work best under good drying conditions. They do not help increase drying rate when conditions are ... laundry in a pile, so why do you expect to dry hay that way?" Exposure to the sun is the single most ...

  5. Weather Update: A Wet Start to Summer

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/23-2021/weather-update-wet-start-summer

    A few months ago, there was some concern that if May did not produce decent rainfall, we would be ... with highs in the mid to upper-80s.  The Climate Prediction Center’s 6–10-day outlook for the period of ... weather in the west, leaving an active jet stream and weather pattern across the Ohio and Missouri Valleys ...

  6. OSU Ag Crops Team hosts Cover Crop Field Days

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/osu-ag-crops-team-hosts-cover-crop-field-days

    CORN Newsletter. Upcoming Events ...

  7. Get your Waterhemp Populations Screened for Herbicide Resistance

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/get-your-waterhemp-populations-screened-herbicide-resistance

    of resistance to one, several, or all of these herbicides.  Glyphosate is not included because we ... plants that have survived POST herbicide treatments, or where it appears that preemergence herbicides ... seed.  Not only because plants that survive may have resistance, but because they produce gobs of seed ...

  8. Now is the Time to Scout for Western Bean Cutworm!

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/now-time-scout-western-bean-cutworm

    corn fields that are pre-tassel approaching tassel. Freshly laid egg masses are white and turn ... insecticides are available, especially those containing a pyrethroid. We do not recommend tank mixing ... numbers are higher than what we observed in 2020. It is unclear if WBC moths peaked for the week ending ...

  9. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Sweet Corn

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5516

    thoroughly in cold water to remove dirt. Do not use soap, detergent, or bleach because these liquids absorb ... into the vegetable.  Boil – Submerge corn in unsalted cold water. Salt toughens corn and should not be ... Place rack in steamer over 1 inch of water. Bring to boil. Cover and steam for 10 minutes or until corn ...

  10. Western Bean Cutworm Monitoring: Week 2 Update

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/21-2021/western-bean-cutworm-monitoring-week-2-update

    average moths per trap; Figure 1). This is an overall increase from monitoring last week (https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter ... low WBC averages, indicating scouting for egg masses is not necessary. Typically, WBC numbers peak in ...

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