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  1. New Precision Agriculture Device Provides Clues to Crop Health

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-precision-agriculture-device-provides-clues-crop-health

    measuring plant growth rate throughout the season. Ohio State University agricultural engineers have ... it to the plant's normal growth rate at any given time during a growing period. The results will ... "If a plant is not growing at it's normal rate, then the farmer can question what the problem may ...

  2. Survey Says Precision Guidance Tops for Ohio Farmers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/survey-says-precision-guidance-tops-ohio-farmers

    Development Economics, surveyed 2,500 farmers last year with sales of $50,000 or more to determine the rate of ... rate, is a continuation of similar surveys conducted in 1999 and 2003. "With precision agriculture ... adoption rates have jumped 27 percent. Adoption rates of yield monitors increased 15 percent since 1999. ...

  3. New Extension Tool Helping Farmers Save on Fertilizer

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-extension-tool-helping-farmers-save-fertilizer

    process. Known as a nitrogen rate calculator, the free program (accessed from ... http://agcrops.osu.edu/fertility) calculates optimum nitrogen rate recommendations through average corn yields and using only two ... it already calculated by Mullen through nitrogen rate studies at 70 locations. So, for example, if ...

  4. Variable Rate Application May Save Money, Boost Yields; Learn More at National No-Till Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/variable-rate-application-may-save-money-boost-yields-learn-more-national-no-till

    December 12, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Using variable rate fertilizer application in no-till ... Variable-Rate Fertilization" from 7:30 p.m. until 8:10 p.m. on Jan. 14. The 17th annual National No-Till ... to make wise decisions on fertilizer application rates across a field," said Reeder, who also ...

  5. Ohio’s got hops — thanks to OARDC scientists

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/may-june-2016/ohio%E2%80%99s-got-hops-%E2%80%94-thanks-oardc-scientists

    $30 million. Most of that — for now — is sourced out of state. At current use rates, Ohio craft ...

  6. Calibration Important for Effective Soybean Rust Control

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/calibration-important-effective-soybean-rust-control

    the sprayer is set up to deliver the desired application rate. "There are no soybean varieties ... Protection Agency rate recommendation — which is within 5 percent of the intended rate for any given ... 15 ounces, the application rate is 15 gallons per acre. • Then minimize the application error. If the ...

  7. Ohio State Expert: Tips Growers Can Use to Get Corn Crop off to a Good Start This Year

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-expert-tips-growers-can-use-get-corn-crop-good-start-year

    the soil is usually moist and evaporation rate is low, seed should be planted no deeper than 1 1/2 ... ensure good seed-soil contact. Adjust seed planting rates on field-by-field basis: Adjust planting rates ... population. Higher seeding rates are recommended for sites with high yield potential, high soil-fertility ...

  8. Boosting Soybean Yield/Profits Involves a Mix of Management Practices

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/boosting-soybean-yieldprofits-involves-mix-management-practices

    reduced seeding rates into a crop production program may give soybean farmers a boost in yield and extra ... reduce the seeding rate. An Ohio State seeding rate study conducted in 2001 indicated that reducing the ... seeding rate by 50,000 seeds per acre could potentially save a farmer up to $10 per acre. Study results ...

  9. Family Fundamentals: Buying home? Get answers with new guidebook (May 2012)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/family-fundamentals-buying-home-get-answers-new-guidebook-may-2012

    three lending institutions to compare rates, fees and other terms of the loan. Some homebuyers are ... including fixed-rate, adjustable-rate, interest-only and subprime loans; loans with balloon payments; and ... as well as a handy, detailed chart that makes it easy for you to compare rate and fee information ...

  10. Get the Most Out of Your Sprayer This Growing Season: Follow These Tips from Ohio State

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/get-most-out-your-sprayer-growing-season-follow-these-tips-ohio-state

    control, which can lead to reduced yields, Ozkan said. Check the gallon-per-acre application rate of the ... the flow rate; it will also change the spray pattern. Never use a pin, knife or any other metal object ... may let you cover the field more quickly, but it also cuts the application rate by 20 percent. ...

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