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  1. Agronomy Newsletter Worth Millions to Ohio Farmers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/agronomy-newsletter-worth-millions-ohio-farmers

    states, and I can safely say that the C.O.R.N. newsletter is the best as far as the information it ... posts information on a regular basis. "I think the C.O.R.N. newsletter has been one of the best ... . C.O.R.N. (Crop Observation and Recommendation Network) is a weekly electronic newsletter produced by the ...

  2. Scout Fields Now for Alfalfa Weevil

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    you don't forget it." The alfalfa weevil is controlled naturally by parasitoids, beneficial ... growth." The adult alfalfa weevil is a small, brown, snout-nosed beetle with a dark stripe down its back. ... The alfalfa weevil larva is green with a black head and a white stripe down its back. The larvae ...

  3. New Ohio State Extension Crop Field Guide Available

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    pocket field guide helpful. The Corn, Soybean, Wheat and Alfalfa Field Guide, developed by researchers ... Extension agronomist and one of 15 authors of the publication. "It's very concise and I think ... information concerning Ohio's four major field crops: corn, soybeans, wheat and alfalfa. The book touches ...

  4. Cold Snap May Slow Crop Pests, But Scouting Still Essential

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    is the alfalfa weevil. "Larvae hatch from eggs and begin feeding in the spring," said ... over the next one to two weeks." Alfalfa weevil scouting is accomplished by collecting a series of ... through the Crop Observation and Recommendation Network (C.O.R.N.), a free statewide electronic newsletter ...

  5. Crop Production Information Means Big Savings for Ohio Farmers

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    profits-- to the tune of nearly $10 million, according to a recent OSU Extension survey.   The newsletter ... Extension's Crop Observation and Recommendation Network newsletter have used the information to boost their ... , better known as C.O.R.N., has been providing timely and practical field crop production information to ...

  6. Planting Delays? Read Special Edition of CORN Newsletter Now

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    Glen Arnold, editor of the CORN (Crop Observation and Recommendation Network) newsletter. According to ... planting has never been this far behind." The CORN newsletter is written by specialists from Ohio ... edition today. It's available online at http://corn.osu.edu. "The weather forecast calls for ...

  7. Keep an Eye on Pest Pressures on Field Crops

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    alfalfa crop approaches its first cutting, growers should keep an eye out for alfalfa weevil damage. ... armyworm, so growers should keep a close eye out," said Hammond. • Alfalfa weevil – As Ohio's ... May 5, 2010 WOOSTER, Ohio – This warm spring weather may be suitable for planting, but it ...

  8. Delay Fall Alfalfa Cuttings to Replenish Supplies Next Spring

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    resulting low energy status of the alfalfa in the spring was a factor in reducing its ability to recover ... factors that could potentially influence the health of alfalfa stands the following spring. "It could ... need the forage, walk away from it and let it insulate your stand this winter. If you do need the ...

  9. Exotic Elm Tree Pest Found for First Time in Ohio

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    a prominent proboscis and a distinctive enlarged femur on the hind leg that identifies it as a flea weevil ... several butterflies. "For example, identify whether it's elm leaf beetle or elm flea weevil, as ... been reported for the first time in Ohio.   The European elm flea weevil (Orchestes alni), first found ...

  10. Family Fundamentals: Help new parents feel more confident in selves (June 2012)

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    doesn’t mean they aren’t also doing other types of homework.  Still, if you think it would help, you can ... help them realize that it’s not what everyone else thinks of their parenting skills-- it’s what they ... think that counts. Family Fundamentals is a monthly column on family issues. It is a service of Ohio ...

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