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  1. Small Grain Production

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4398

    The major objective of a small grain production system is the interception, fixation, and storage of sunlight energy. The most important components of such a system are variety selection, timely planting, disease control and adequate fertilization. The ef ...

  2. Soybean Production

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4397

    The major objective of a crop production system is the interception, fixation, and storage of sunlight energy. There are many components of a system that will accomplish that objective. The most important are early planting, narrow rows, productive variet ...

  3. Insect Control

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4392

    Several different insects can be important on wheat in Ohio. Management of insect pests affecting wheat often emphasizes nonchemical control measures. Hessian fly is controlled primarily by delaying planting until late September or early October (e.g., th ...

  4. Nutrient Value of Wheat Straw

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4390

    The nutrient value of wheat straw is influenced by several factors including weather, variety, and cultural practices. Thus, the most accurate value requires sending a straw sample to an analytical laboratory. However,  book value  can be used to estimate ...

  5. Producing Wheat in 15-Inch Rows

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4388

    oardc.osu.edu/wheattrials /  for the  Ohio Wheat Performance Test Wide Row Evaluation.  Plant wheat as soon as possible ...

  6. Northwest Ohio Corn-Soybean Day

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/events/northwest-ohio-corn-soybean-day-0

    Corn N Rates after Cover Crops              Greg LaBarge & Courtney Krieger, OSU Extension Soybean ... Cyst & Sudden Death…Why the Concern?              Horacio Lopez-Nicora, State Specialist, OSU ... Soybean Pathology Soybean Weed Control Update             Alyssa Essman, OSU Weed Science Department Using ...

  7. Fertilization

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4389

    (agcrops.osu.edu/publications/tri-state-fertility-guide-corn-soybean-wheat-and-alfalfa) for nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium recommendations. The following discussion of these ...

  8. Seeding Practices

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4387

    When planting at the proper time and into soil that is not too wet, seed should be planted 1.5-inches deep. Row width should be 6 to 8 inches. Planting by bushels per acre is very inaccurate due to variability in seed size from year to year and from one v ...

  9. Planting Date

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4386

    Avoid planting wheat prior to the  fly-safe date  because of the possibility of early establishment of foliar fungal diseases and severe damage by barley yellow dwarf virus and Hessian fly (Figure 6-1). The best time for seeding is a 10-day period startin ...

  10. Land Selection and Preparation

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4385

    Wheat grows well in a range of soil types; however, well-drained soils with medium to fine texture produce the highest yields in Ohio. Adequate drainage is essential; thus, tiling poorly drained fields is important. Plan the crop-rotation sequence far eno ...

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