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  1. Corn Harvest Winding Down, Yields Better Than Expected

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/corn-harvest-winding-down-yields-better-expected

    after June 1 and we ran into a major drought that devastated yields,” Thomison pointed out. ... the concern now is the potential for yield loss the longer the crop stays in the field. “Generally ... “Yield losses are often limited up to that point, but once we get into late November and December, the ...

  2. Fertilizer Costs May Be on the Rise Again for Growers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fertilizer-costs-may-be-rise-again-growers

    projected historical high, which translates into $30 to $50 higher in fertilizer costs for the fall compared ... country. But whether those prices remain low heading into fall and winter remains to be seen. "If this ... anhydrous ammonia production requires heat, which is generally generated by burning natural gas. "There ...

  3. Chow Line: Cassava roots source of tapioca

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-cassava-roots-source-tapioca

    the raw roots and leaves of the cassava plant can be toxic. The two general types of cassava plant are ... classified into sweet and bitter, and, not surprisingly, the bitter varieties contain much more of the toxic ... substance. The thing is, they are also generally higher-producing: that toxin-- a form of cyanide-- protects ...

  4. Forage Options Increasing for Frost Seeding

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/forage-options-increasing-frost-seeding

    into contact with bare soil," said Lewandowski. Livestock producers renovate their pastures for ... Lewandowski. "Pasture renovation also improves the pasture mix. Putting a legume into the system provides ... acidic soils and in soils of low fertility, so no additional amendments are generally required. Frost ...

  5. OARDC Receives NorTech Innovation Award for Bio-energy Initiative

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-receives-nortech-innovation-award-bio-energy-initiative

    efforts to optimize technologies for the conversion of Ohio's abundant biomass into clean energy have ... to convert waste products into a useful energy source and for the efficiency of such conversion, ... as anaerobic digestion and fuel cells — for the biological conversion of biomass into scalable ...

  6. Markets Watching Tight Supplies, Question Demand Strength

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/markets-watching-tight-supplies-question-demand-strength

    growth is slowing, but will the U.S. actually go into a double-dip recession? Time will tell," ... in general."-30- Andy Vance Carl Zulauf False False True False False True False False False False False False True ...

  7. Chow Line: Help available on food preservation (for 7/19/09)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-help-available-food-preservation-71909-1

    preservation (freezing or maybe even canning) so we can enjoy our harvest well into winter. How can I make sure ... can should definitely review the "General Information" on the "How Do I Can?" ... page. It offers general safety guidelines, recommendations on jars and lids, and helpful information on ...

  8. Corn Crop Off to a Good Start

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/corn-crop-good-start

    year, they put the reins on planting this year with the majority of the crop going into the ground by ... damage," said Thomison. "As long as there is no secondary damage, such as bacteria getting into the ... whorl, corn can generally recover and produce good yields."   Candace Pollock Peter Thomison False ...

  9. Ohio Could Set Record Wheat Yields

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-could-set-record-wheat-yields

    into spring," said Paul. "That carried over into late spring/early summer because we had cool ... who had some seed-associated diseases," said Paul. "But, in general, everybody is doing well ...

  10. Soybean School New Addition to 2010 Conservation Tillage and Technology Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/soybean-school-new-addition-2010-conservation-tillage-and-technology-conference

    soybean yields, maximizing profits, and relay intercropping soybeans into wheat. The Soybean School will ... conference will be broken down into tracks covering soil, water and biofuels; nutrient and manure management; ... include: • The general session starting at 9:30 a.m., Feb. 25, that includes a presentation on no-till, ...

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