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  1. OSU Extension Expert: Cold Weather Increases Livestock Energy Needs

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-expert-cold-weather-increases-livestock-energy-needs

    rations to help them alleviate cold stress, Lewandowski said. “Every year, going into the winter means ... herd is pasture-based, those animals may be coming in to winter in thinner body condition because our ... is: Summer or wet: 59 degrees  Fall: 45 degrees  Winter: 32 degrees  Heavy winter: 18 degrees  The ...

  2. Chow Line: Watch sugar intake over holidays (12/14/12)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-watch-sugar-intake-over-holidays-121412

    corn syrup, honey, malt syrup, or molasses. Or more simply: Eat fewer processed foods and more fresh ...

  3. Wheat Down, But Not Out

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/wheat-down-not-out

    winter-- you name it, everything but ideal environmental conditions has kept wheat from a normal growing ... conditions during the early part of the winter did contribute to tiller development." One thing ... red winter wheat-- as much as 60 percent less," said Paul. "Additionally, there is little to ...

  4. Broadleaf Weeds, Frost Injury and Disease Highlights

    https://turfdisease.osu.edu/news/broadleaf-weeds-frost-injury-and-disease-highlights-0

    removal equipment or other damage experienced during the winter months. In many cases, these areas need to ... past winter. The next disease that appears to be emerging is leaf spot. Leaf spots are most prevalent ...

  5. Snow Mold- how much damage and what can be done?

    https://turfdisease.osu.edu/news/snow-mold-how-much-damage-and-what-can-be-done-0

    there be? Due to the prolonged snow cover this winter chances are high that there will be much more ... major cause of snow mold and can cause winter damage to turfgrasses. If gray snow mold damage is present ...

  6. Now's the Time for Fall Herbicide Treatments

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/nows-time-fall-herbicide-treatments

    Stachler, an Ohio State University Extension weed specialist, said that attacking winter annuals and simple ... winter annuals, it's easier to kill them in the fall when they are young and smaller than when they ... are much bigger in the spring and stressed from the winter weather. And with biennials and simple ...

  7. Mowing Lawns

    https://turfdisease.osu.edu/news/mowing-lawns-0

    will be healthy and have a desirable appearance. This spring due to the mild winter and earlier than ...

  8. Ohio's Wheat Struggling Under Wet Weather, Diseases

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohios-wheat-struggling-under-wet-weather-diseases

    December 3, 2001 WOOSTER, Ohio- Prolonged heavy rains during winter wheat planting have resulted ... wheat to be planted on time so that it produces three to four tillers before winter dormancy, and our ... survive through winter and produce an economically viable crop next spring. "Research has shown that ...

  9. Ohio Experiencing Population Explosion of Red Admiral Butterflies

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-experiencing-population-explosion-red-admiral-butterflies

    snowy winter may have helped the over-wintering butterflies survive till spring. "Ordinarily we ... don't have many butterflies that over-winter here. But we had a lot of snow this past year that may have ... provided enough insulation for the butterflies that did over-winter to survive," said Bloetscher. ...

  10. Late-Planted Wheat May Struggle This Winter

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/late-planted-wheat-may-struggle-winter

    than the recommended planting date, increasing the risk of winter kills, poor stand quality and minimal ... "The chance of winter kill is increased with late-planted wheat," said Paul. "In addition, ... tillers per foot of row." In order to survive winter dormancy and produce a healthy crop in the ...

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