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  1. Precision University- Automating Agriculture: The Future of Farming

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/events/precision-university-automating-agriculture-future-farming

    available. Join us to learn about the potential benefits to your operation and the challenges and regulations ... the industry is facing. Please plan to join us for all three sessions! January 10th –Ag Automation in ... Ohio January 17th –Automation on the Farm January 24th –Ohio Rural Broadband Initiative ...

  2. Growing Degree Day (GDD) Maturity Rating System

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4413

    calculation method most commonly used for corn in the U.S. is the 86/50 cutoff method. GDD are calculated as ... (see Chapter 1) lists average GDD accumulation for several Ohio locations from several dates in May to ... during the growing season, the grower should follow the weekly report  Ohio Crop Weather  provided by the ...

  3. Conservation Tillage Club Breakfast

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/events/conservation-tillage-club-breakfast-0

    Technology, Rhodes State College. Uphaus will present information about Using Precision Ag Data. Uphaus will ... share examples about how farmers can take the data from their combine, planter, and sprayer monitor ... information about their fields’ soil variation and associated cropping practices to create prescription maps ...

  4. Weather Update: A Warm and Wet Start to 2023

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2023-01/weather-update-warm-and-wet-start-2023

    visit the State Climate Office of Ohio. Forecast A cold front will start to approach the region on ... highs in the 30s and 40s. Friday should be dry before another system moves toward the Ohio Valley. There ... across northern Ohio. The forecast is likely to flucuate over the next several days. This system will ...

  5. Conservation Tillage Club Breakfast

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/events/conservation-tillage-club-breakfast

    will include over 35 counties in Ohio and Indiana. Meetings ...

  6. Row Width

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4420

    Since the early 1970s, average row spacing in Ohio decreased from about 35 inches to about 30 ... with narrow rows in the North Central Region of the U.S. exhibiting the largest yield increases (2 to ... central Corn Belt states (Iowa, Illinois, and Ohio) the yield advantage of narrow rows over 30-inch row ...

  7. Weather Update: Coldest Christmas in Decades?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-42/weather-update-coldest-christmas-decades

    conditions that have been present there most of the fall. According to the most recent U.S. Drought Monitor, ... about 52% of the state is experiencing abnormally dry to moderate drought conditions, down from 57% the ... please visit the State Climate Office of Ohio.   Forecast High pressure will keep tranquil weather in ...

  8. Specialty Corns

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4426

    The type of corn most widely planted in Ohio and across the U.S. is yellow dent. High grain and ... online at:  oardc.ohio-state.edu/hocorn/.  Some of the specialty corns grown in Ohio and the U.S. in ... most widely grown specialty corns but accounts for less than 1 percent of U.S. corn production.  WAXY ...

  9. Harvesting

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4425

    harvest season―from mid-September through mid-October in central Ohio. By late October to early to ... 4-10).  Table 4-18: Major Diseases Affecting Corn in Ohio.    Leaf Blights  Gray leaf spot Northern corn ... of two kernels per square foot is about 1 bushel per acre. Keep in mind that most harvest losses ...

  10. Date of Planting

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4418

    The recommended time for planting corn in northern Ohio is April 15 to May 10 and in southern ... Ohio, April 10 to May 10. Approximately 100 to 150 GDDs (heat units) are required for corn to emerge. In ... central Ohio, this number of GDDs usually accumulates by the last week of April or the first week in May. ...

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