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  1. Teaching Youth to be Safe Around Livestock

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/teaching-youth-be-safe-around-livestock

    Sabrina Schirtzinger, ANR Educator Knox County Owning and working livestock is the first step to ... handling safety is keeping equipment and facilities in proper working order.  Using Your Quiet Voice  Did ... frequencies can hurt their ears. Announce your presence when entering the barn/pen with animals. Quiet, calm ...

  2. Hay Barn Fires are a Real Hazard

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

    thermophilic bacteria can take off in your hay and raise temperature into the fire danger zone of over 175°F. ... Assessing Your Risk If hay was baled between 15-20% moisture and acid preservatives were used, there is ... still potential for a hay fire but not as great as on non-treated hay. A moisture tester on your baler ...

  3. Head Scab Risk Low

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/15-2021/head-scab-risk-low

    as the disease develops best under warm, wet, or humid conditions. However, do keep your eyes on the ... humid in your area over the next few weeks, the risk for scab and vomitoxin contamination of grain will ...

  4. Summer Days Ahead: Don’t Ignore Heat Stress!

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/summer-days-ahead-don%E2%80%99t-ignore-heat-stress

    injuries.    Protect yourself, your family and farm workers by implementing preventive measures and knowing the ...

  5. Fertilizer Training for New Applicators

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/events/fertilizer-training-new-applicators

    requires applicators to obtain a Fertilizer Certificate.  The Tuscarawas and Coshocton County offices of ... be held at the Sugarcreek Stockyards, 102 Buckeye St., Sugarcreek, Ohio.  This three-hour class is ...

  6. CFAES Ag Weather System 2021 Near-Surface Air and Soil Temperatures/Moisture (Final 2021 Installment)

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/15-2021/cfaes-ag-weather-system-2021-near-surface-air-and-soil

    storms fired along the northern edge of high-pressure, with reports of 0.25-2.00” from Lucas County ... southeast through Richland and Morrow Counties. Overall, this is still below average for most of Ohio, with ...

  7. Roller Coaster Ready?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/15-2021/roller-coaster-ready

    coaster to continue with the trend being your friend. Confidence is not high in the outlooks as our models ... total weight) of your potential outcome for rainfall in the summer. Dry areas tend to stay drier and wet ...

  8. Balancing Your Health and the Spring To-Do List

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/balancing-your-health-and-spring-do-list

    Richard Purdin, OSU Extension, Adams County ANR/CD Educator The month of May is a busy time on the ... you are working in the field does not mean you cannot have a healthy meal. Your lunch should provide ... a quarter to a third of your daily required nutrients, this does not mean a Little Debbie cake and soda! ...

  9. Soybean Stand Evaluation and Re-Plant Decisions

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/14-2021/soybean-stand-evaluation-and-re-plant-decisions

    adjust by increasing the number of branches. For example, in Wood County in 2015, there was a 14% ... (Figure 2). In the same year in Clark County, soybean yield was reduced by 9% when plant population was ... has been cool and soybean growth slow, I suggest planting your remaining corn and soybean fields ...

  10. Poison Hemlock and Wild Parsnip are Bolting and Blooming

    https://greene.osu.edu/news/poison-hemlock-and-wild-parsnip-are-bolting-and-blooming

    extreme northeast part of the state primarily in and around Ashtabula County.  Wild parsnip is found ... which is part of the Great parks of Hamilton County system, began targeting these non-native weeds last ... MetroPark which is part of the Butler County MetroParks system has declared war on poison hemlock and wild ...

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