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  1. Deep Tillage May Be of Value in Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/deep-tillage-may-be-value-ohio

    benefits of tillage over time and increasing corn and soybean yields an average of 4-5 percent each year. ... alleviating soil compaction and improving crop yields. A culmination of 10 years of Ohio State University ... agricultural engineer. "Research on some soils in other states has shown no yield improvement." ...

  2. Crop Growers Still Have Time to Switch to Corn if Alfalfa Stands Don’t Meet Production Criteria

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/crop-growers-still-have-time-switch-corn-if-alfalfa-stands-don%E2%80%99t-meet-production

    a different crop still have time to switch to corn if they find their alfalfa stands don’t meet production ... for OSU Extension.   In fact, growers still have time to plant corn for silage if they determine after ... to rotate to?    “Corn silage is good this time of year, or another annual crop for forage.” ...

  3. Cooperative Weather, Good Practices Lead to Potential Record-Breaking Season

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/cooperative-weather-good-practices-lead-potential-record-breaking-season

    to wheat, almost all varieties out there have the potential to yield well over 100 bushels an acre. ... producers do a really good job of getting the crop planted on time and taking care of weeds, diseases, ... and disease pressures. Corn yield is estimated at 165 bushels per acre. If the number holds firm, it ...

  4. New Exhibit at Farm Science Review Showcases Corn Evolution

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-exhibit-farm-science-review-showcases-corn-evolution

    technology, corn varieties have gotten so much better," said Johnson. "Take yields, for example. ... This year, USDA is predicting an average corn yield of 160 bushels per acre in Ohio. Fifty years ago, ... Earlier varieties just don't have those natural defenses," said Johnson. In addition to the corn ...

  5. Optimal Window for Planting Wheat Tightening

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/optimal-window-planting-wheat-tightening

    of Paul’s recommendations on late-planted wheat from the C.O.R.N. newsletter.-30- Andy Vance Pierce ... October 4, 2011 WOOSTER, Ohio – As corn and soybean harvest extends into the later weeks of ... harvest, the optimal window for planting winter wheat in the Eastern Corn Belt is rapidly closing according ...

  6. Corn Planting Behind Schedule

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/corn-planting-behind-schedule

    3 percent of the corn planted. The last two years we had good seedbed conditions this time of the year and, ... consequently, had 10-15 percent of the corn planted by this date," he said. He added, however, that time is ... a bushel and a half in yield decrease for each day of delayed planting." In times of wet weather ...

  7. Variety of GMO Tests are Available to Farmers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/variety-gmo-tests-are-available-farmers

    GMO crops, there are also a number who don't want them either. Some farmers don't want GMO ... State's C.O.R.N. newsletter at http://corn.osu.edu/archive/2001/sep/01-31.html#linkc. Candace Pollock ... herbicide and insect tolerance of such crops as corn or soybeans. "These tests are commonly used by ...

  8. Evaluate Numerous Sources When Choosing Corn Hybrids

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/evaluate-numerous-sources-when-choosing-corn-hybrids

    breakage of stalks below the ear. Stalk lodging slows down harvest and causes a loss in yield from corn ... practices you follow can have major consequences on yield." Ohio State researchers evaluated 229 corn ... January 3, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Farmers should evaluate corn performance data from as many ...

  9. The Chances for Timely Planting Diminish

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chances-timely-planting-diminish

    could still be in pretty good shape and get good yields with corn planted as late as May 20 and even ... (growing degree days or GDDs), or the time it takes for them to reach maturity before frost, the later they ... (C.O.R.N.) newsletter at http://corn.osu.edu. Thomison said that while the publication may be useful for ...

  10. Family Fundamentals: Financial stresses can put strain on relationship (for July 2009)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/family-fundamentals-financial-stresses-can-put-strain-relationship-july-2009-1

    July 17, 2009 Lately there's been a lot of tension between my husband and me about our ... financial action plan is always good to have. If you don't already have one, sit down together to ... finances. How can we get past this? Even in the best of economic times, it's not unusual for couples to ...

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