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  1. Lep Monitoring Network – Black Cutworm and True Armyworm Update # 2

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2024-12/lep-monitoring-network-%E2%80%93-black-cutworm-and-true-armyworm-update-2

    We are in the second week of monitoring for black cutworm (BCW) and true armyworm (AMW) moths in Ohio. Both pests are being monitored using wing traps with a pheromone lure located at the edge of corn fields. Black cutworm Over the past week BCW adults we ...

  2. Spring 2024 Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 5

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2024-12/spring-2024-weather-soil-conditions-update-5

    Soil Temperatures and Moisture   Figure 1: Daily average air temperature (dashed red), two-inch (green) and four-inch (blue) soil temperatures for spring 2024. Soil type and location of measurements (under sod or bare soil) are provided in the lower right ...

  3. Statewide Alfalfa Weevil Population Update #2

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2024-12/statewide-alfalfa-weevil-population-update-2

    Alfalfa weevil has hit peak activity in terms of growing degree days (GDD) accumulated, for nearly the entire state. From now until after first cutting, alfalfa weevil will eat away at forage quality and quantity. Scouting alfalfa fields will allow for ti ...

  4. Annual Ryegrass as a Cover Crop in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0112

    practices, and do not plant a mix of varieties. Mowing after heading may result in termination. Annual ... Excellent Disease Good Allelopathic (produces biochemicals that inhibit weeds) Good Chokes weeds Excellent ... for penetrans root lesion nematode Increased crop diseases: occasionally a minor problem Hinders ...

  5. Grape Berry Moth

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0097

    Infestations can also contaminate fruit by introducing plant pathogens that cause plant diseases like bunch rot ...

  6. Rotary Agricultural Mower Safety

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-591211

    mowing and never allow riders on the tractor. Before Mowing Remove all litter and debris from the area to ... be mowed. Stones, tin cans, and wire can be deadly when thrown by a mower blade. Be alert for holes ... mowed. No riders. Know the child labor laws. Wear a seat belt when the tractor is equipped with roll over ...

  7. Battle for the Belt – Season 2, Episode 1: Kick-Off

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2024-08/battle-belt-%E2%80%93-season-2-episode-1-kick

    to mitigate losses due to late planting? How are insects, diseases, weeds, and other factors affected ... This is the second year for the project. Project updates from last year are available on the OSU ... project. To stay up-to-date with updates, make sure to subscribe to the CORN newsletter ...

  8. Chestnut Anthracnose

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-0051

    a disease of culinary chestnut that is found in orchards throughout the eastern United States. The disease ... chestnut nurseries. Disease severity cannot be assessed until harvest time because burs conceal the nuts ... throughout the growing season, so growers cannot predict crop loss until after harvest begins. Disease ...

  9. Oats as a Cover Crop in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0116

    when cover crop reaches 6–8 inches. Mowing after heading may terminate. Follow NRCS guidelines for ... Nematodes Good Disease Good Allelopathic (produces biochemicals that inhibit weeds) Very good Chokes weeds ...

  10. No Riders on Farm and Lawn Equipment

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59117

    allowed on each piece of farm equipment. No riders should be enforced for lawn equipment also. Allowing ... children to ride on lawn equipment results in the interest in riding on bigger equipment. Do not let farm ... or lawn equipment serve as a baby-sitting service. Many children are injured each year in ...

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