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  1. Registration is Open for the OFGC 2021 Summer Forage Field Days

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/18-2021/registration-open-ofgc-2021-summer-forage-field-days

    sheep, goats, and cattle on forage will be the topic of this field day and will include a stop on storing ... wet forages. This program will feature a tour in the morning of a grazing goat operation at H&M ...

  2. Common-sense practices for effective spraying of pesticides

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/16-2021/common-sense-practices-effective-spraying-pesticides

    tank has sufficient capacity for its size and is operating properly. Choosing a pump with sufficient ... recommendations provided on the pesticide label, in nozzle manufacturer's catalogs, and sprayer operator ... of ground/surface water pollution. Operate the nozzles at a pressure that allows them to produce the ...

  3. Hay Barn Fires are a Real Hazard

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/15-2021/hay-barn-fires-are-real-hazard

    technology, like the cables that can be used to monitor temperature in stored grain. There are a couple ...

  4. Spring Pesticide Safety Reminders

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-07/spring-pesticide-safety-reminders

    unauthorized people out.  Have you stored your PPE in the pesticide cabinet or storeroom?  If so, remove and ... store it in another location.  Some pesticides are volatile, and they can contaminate your PPE. *One ...

  5. Calibration for Rate Controlled Sprayers

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/08-2021/calibration-rate-controlled-sprayers

    attention to operation of rate controllers. As you know, only a small number of nozzles at specific ranges ...

  6. Time is now to purchase the right nozzles for your spraying needs

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-06/time-now-purchase-right-nozzles-your-spraying-needs

    factors including: sprayer operation parameters (such as application rate, spray pressure, travel speed); ... rate under various operating conditions such as travel speed and spray pressure. Each nozzle type is ... visit the App Store in your smart phone or tablet and do a search under “Spray Nozzle Calculator”, or ...

  7. Agronomy and Farm Management Podcast

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/resources/agronomy-and-farm-management-podcast

    talk about how they got started using cover crops and what it means for their operation today. We talk ... Counties, joins us this week. His partnership with their dairy operation allows him to diversify his crop ... store grain, especially in a year like 2018 where soybean moisture is higher than usual. We also share ...

  8. Projected Returns for 2021- Increasing Fertilizer Prices May Force Tough Decisions

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-05/projected-returns-2021-increasing-fertilizer-prices-may-force

    ownership costs, land costs including rent and payment for owner operator labor and management including ... prices lately, be prepared for some sticker shock. Producers with some fertilizer purchased and stored or ... Those with little or no fertilizer pre-purchased and stored or pre-priced may want to consider using ...

  9. Water Quality Wednesdays Continue March 3rd

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-05/water-quality-wednesdays-continue-march-3rd

    many industries. Since agriculture occupies much of the land area in Ohio, adapting farming operations ...

  10. Health and Safety Recommendations for On-Farm Grain Bin Facilities

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-04/health-and-safety-recommendations-farm-grain-bin-facilities

    involved with your operation. Invite them out for a tour and discuss resources available and potential ... to the hazardous nature of stored grain, always keep children away from storage bins, wagons, and ...

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