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  1. Keep Stand Quality in Mind When Preparing for Planting Season

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/keep-stand-quality-mind-when-preparing-planting-season

    February 27, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- As corn growers ready for this year's growing season, ... establishing quality stands will no doubt be a key focus of their preparations. Ohio State University ... of the season, which, of course, has an effect on yields." Ohio's mild, dry winter may be ...

  2. Slice Your On-Farm Fuel Bill with These Simple Tips

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/slice-your-farm-fuel-bill-these-simple-tips

    February 2, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- With diesel prices on the rise-- up nearly 50 cents from this ... comes to taking steps to conserve fuel on the farm. Randall Reeder, an Ohio State University Extension ... a research appointment with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center. "Your goal is to make ...

  3. Researchers Domesticating Amazonian Fish for Conservation

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/researchers-domesticating-amazonian-fish-conservation

    or pollock.58@cfaes.osu.edu. COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Aquarium enthusiasts, drawn to the unique and unusual ... species being overexploited not only as ornamentals, but also for consumption. Ohio State University ... product," said Konrad Dabrowski, an aquaculturist with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development ...

  4. Herbicide Varieties Effectively Control Winter Annual Weeds

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/herbicide-varieties-effectively-control-winter-annual-weeds

    October 30, 2001 COLUMBUS, Ohio- The struggle to effectively manage winter annual weeds may get ... easier for corn and soybean farmers. Ohio State University weed scientists have identified several ... no-till corn and soybean fields. Mark Loux, an Ohio State weed specialist, said the purpose of the ...

  5. Tillage vs. No-Till: A Tough Choice to Make

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/tillage-vs-no-till-tough-choice-make

    March 20, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- To till or not to till? Balancing conservation with productivity ... makes for a weighty decision, says an Ohio State University agronomist. Tillage is a practice whereby ... 60 percent of Ohio's soybean crop and 24 percent of the corn crop was planted using no-till. ...

  6. Under Dry Conditions, Toxic Plants May Attract Livestock

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    July 3, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- What green foliage that is thriving in Ohio's moisture-starved ... pasturelands may not necessarily be healthy for the livestock feeding on it. Steve Boyles, an Ohio State ... http://ohioline.osu.edu/b762/b762_24.html. Information on prussic acid poisoning can be obtained through an Ohio State Extension fact sheet ...

  7. Ag Economist Analyzes Farm Bill at Upcoming Farm Forum

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    February 25, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- As the 2008 Farm Bill draws closer to finality, one thing is ... packages that could be considered to be tax increases," said Carl Zulauf, an Ohio State University ... place on March 1 at Edison State Community College in Piqua, Ohio. The event, which begins at 10 a.m., ...

  8. Ten Approaches to Achieve High Corn Yields and Improve Profits

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ten-approaches-achieve-high-corn-yields-and-improve-profits

    March 30, 2010 COLUMBUS, Ohio – With record corn yields in Ohio last year and some fields ... of," said Peter Thomison, an Ohio State University Extension agronomist. "They know they can ... approaches to achieving high yields," said Thomison, who also holds an appointment with the Ohio ...

  9. With Rains, Corn Growers Face Herbicide Challenges

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/rains-corn-growers-face-herbicide-challenges

    May 19, 2010 COLUMBUS, Ohio – Growers who got their corn in the ground, but missed their window to ... non-GMO corn, says Mark Loux, an Ohio State University Extension weed specialist. "Because of the ... appointment with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center. "Throw down some additional ...

  10. High Market Prices, Low Production Costs Drive Planting Decisions

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    April 4, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- High soybean prices and low input costs won out over the demand for ... record-breaking production. In Ohio, growers intend to reduce their corn acreage by 500,000 acres over last year, ... and increase their soybean acreage by 350,000 acres. Matt Roberts, an Ohio State University Extension ...

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