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  1. Prevent Combine Fires During Fall Harvest

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-36/prevent-combine-fires-during-fall-harvest

    injuries and property damage include: preventative maintenance and pre-planning for fire emergencies.  Ohio ... A second extinguisher (20-pound ABC) is recommended to be mounted on the outside of combines where it is ... preventative action and be prepared. Dee Jepsen, Extension State Safety Leader, can be reached at 614-292-6008 ...

  2. 4-H tent at Farm Science Review

    https://ohio4h.org/newsletter/ohio-4-h-highlights/october-2021/4-h-tent-farm-science-review

    and determined which were suitable for consumption. Ag Safety Challenge: With copper foil, batteries, ... Despite the cold and rainy temperatures, 4-H hosted over 500 youth with STEM activities at this ... featured: Ag Bio-Products Challenge: Youth learned about Ohio’s two major crops, corn and soybeans, and put ...

  3. Alternative Options for On-Farm Grain Storage

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-36/alternative-options-farm-grain-storage

    keeping grain dry and cool. That means it must be dry and cool going into the storage facility. Aeration ... The best course of action to prevent damage is to hire a structural engineer to ensure proper support ... grain should be cool and dry going in. To store in bags, Hellevang (2018) recommends the following: ...

  4. Weather Update: Fall Weather Finally Arrives

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-36/weather-update-fall-weather-finally-arrives-0

    have been a bit drier. The strong cold front that swept through Friday night and dropped temperatures ... the 40s. A fast moving cold front will increase the threat of showers for Wednesday night through ... rainfall of 0.60-0.80 inches.     Weather Conditions ...

  5. Becoming a Certified Crop Adviser and Exam Prep Options

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-34/becoming-certified-crop-adviser-and-exam-prep-options

    registration deadline is January 5, 2022. You can schedule for one or both exams today at ... payment use the link https://go.osu.edu/ccaonline. January 12-13, 2022, will be our next in-person course. ... We will meet at the Shelby County Ag Building, 810-820 Fair Rd, Sidney, Ohio 45365. Course and ...

  6. Rodriguez, Rumble selected for Inaugural CFAES STARS Program Cohort

    https://acel.osu.edu/news/rodriguez-rumble-selected-inaugural-cfaes-stars-program-cohort

    double its sponsored research within this decade,” solidifying the importance of research to the ... for early and mid-career faculty. Leadership experts from both inside and outside OSU will provide ... what it takes to get this work done and will continue to collaborate with faculty, administration, and ...

  7. Harvesting Corn Fields with Moldy Leaves and Stubble

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-36/harvesting-corn-fields-moldy-leaves-and-stubble

    combines during harvest. It is certainly not uncommon to see dust during harvest as fragments of dead, dry ... contact with smooth skin. Facial hair, eyeglasses and certain dental appliances can prevent the mask from ... making sure the proper fit can be made. Always use both straps to hold the mask in place and prevent air ...

  8. Jack Frost Will Bite Soon- Precautions for Feeding Frosted Forages

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-36/jack-frost-will-bite-soon-precautions-feeding-frosted-forages

    Johnsongrass Shattercane Chokecherry Black cherry Elderberry It is always a good idea to check areas where wild ... cherry trees grow after a storm and pick up and discard any fallen limbs to prevent animals from grazing ... of the animal, causing it to die of asphyxiation. Before death, symptoms include excess salivation, ...

  9. Prevent Plant Winter Wheat…What To Do With Your Seed

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-36/prevent-plant-winter-wheat%E2%80%A6what-do-your-seed

    Protecting this seed from insect infestation can be difficult because of what it is typically stored in and ... Storcide II (chlorpyrifos-methyl + deltamethrin) is registered for use on small grains such as wheat. It is ... Fly-Free date will likely not need a seed treatment anyway, since this date works well to prevent ...

  10. Fall Armyworm Still Active in Some Fields

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-35/fall-armyworm-still-active-some-fields

    Despite the cold snap a couple of weeks ago, we have continued to catch large numbers of fall ...

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