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  1. Spring Farm Safety Reminders

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-08/spring-farm-safety-reminders

    other equipment (Farm Fatality and Injury Database of Ohio, OSU Extension Ag Safety and Health ... increased potential of incidents and injuries during planting.  In the ten year span from 2009 to 2018 ... to make sure all safety devices are present. Never service or repair a piece of equipment while it is ...

  2. CFAES Ag Weather System Near-Surface Air and Soil Temperatures/Moisture

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-08/cfaes-ag-weather-system-near-surface-air-and-soil

    We are once again providing a soil temperature overview in the C.O.R.N. Newsletter through ... (right). Currently, soil moisture is running in the 80 th percentile or greater meaning that current ... conditions are wetter than at least 80% of all years on this date in the historical record (1948-present). ...

  3. Seedcorn Maggot A Possibility In Some Fields This Spring

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-08/seedcorn-maggot-possibility-some-fields-spring

    sequence that can set up prime conditions for seedcorn maggot infestations and injury resulting in poor ... seed and seedling of corn or soybean.  There is no rescue treatment only preventative treatments of ...

  4. Join Us for Ag Madness!

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-07/join-us-ag-madness

    Agricultural Safety (April 3). To meet the needs of our clientele amid COVID-19, we began this virtual ... followed up with a food safety webinar for consumers that is still available for viewing. The agriculture ... throughout the Ag Madness tournament and to view replays of events already held, visit ...

  5. March 2020 Highlights

    https://fst.osu.edu/newsletter/food-science-and-technology-news/march-2020-highlights

    Wenneker at the Wilbur A. Gould Food Industries Center on receiving the 2020 Group Excellence In Safety ... Award. The FIC team was recognized for developing an annual safety training program for graduate teaching ... assistants in the department. Each year the University Laboratory Safety Committee’s Excellence in Safety ...

  6. Nitrogen Rate Recommendations for Wheat 2020

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-07/nitrogen-rate-recommendations-wheat-2020

    sulfate the least. Urea will have little potential for loss as long as it does not volatize. No stabilizer ... potential – 50)] No credit is given for previous soybean or cover crops, since it is not known if that ... a yield potential of 100 bu, 90 for 90 bu potential; 70 for a 80 bu potential and 40 lb N per acre for ...

  7. On Farm Biosecurity to Keep Us and Employees Safe

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-08/farm-biosecurity-keep-us-and-employees-safe

    shift can be helpful. If this sprayer was previously used for pesticides, be sure to triple rinse it ... as tractor seats, it may be beneficial to wrap them in plastic to allow for better cleaning. Once ... https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/cleaning-disinfection.html Biosecurity Fundamentals for Extension Personnel: https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-5 ...

  8. Toxicity of Pesticides

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-07/toxicity-pesticides

    and safety. It also helps when addressing questions that come from consumers about why you use ... European Food Safety Authority, have reviewed the research on glyphosate causing cancer and have found it ... Toxicity of pesticides is important for farmers to understand because it can affect your health ...

  9. Get Ready to plant

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-08/get-ready-plant

    The weather outlook for our spring planting season is not encouraging, as it is expected to be ... work activities. Begin your planning by mentally walking through what you will do the day you plant. It ... order it to be spread as soon as the field is fit (hopefully you pulled a soil sample last fall, and if ...

  10. Establishing New Forage Stands

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-08/establishing-new-forage-stands

     Forages are more productive where soil pH is above 6.0, but for alfalfa it should be 6.5 – 6.8. Soil ... should be 75 plus 2.5 x soil CEC. If seedings are to include alfalfa, and soil pH is not at least 6.5, it ... first or second year and having shorter stand life. Plant as soon as it is possible to prepare a good ...

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