2017 Ohio Crop Tour

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2017 I-75/I-71 Ohio Crop Tour summary

After an extremely wet growing season for Ohio we were not sure quite what to expect in the 2017 I-75/I-71 Ohio Crop Tour. We had heard about dry weather, but were surprised how dry some fields were, especially in the northwestern part of the state. There were certainly some examples that showed up in fields [...]

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Clinton County

Ohio Crop Tour I-71 Day Two Video Recap

Lack of insect pressure and crop quality may allow the first USDA numbers to be closer than previously suspected for 2017 harvest. The crew weighs in on what they say after the second day of the 2017 Ohio Crop Tour.

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2017 Ohio Crop Tour I-75 Day 2

  I-75 Day 1 I-71 Day 1 Montgomery County corn summary: This was a nice corn field. It had good plant health.  The stand count was 31,000 with good stalks and very uniform spacing.  There was GLS, anthracnose and common rust below the ear leaf. There was no insect pressure. The pollination was very good and [...]

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2017 Ohio Crop Tour I-71 Day 2

            Presented by AgroLiquid See results from Day #1 of the I-71 Leg of The 2017 Ohio Crop Tour See results from Day #1 of the I-75 Leg of The 2017 Ohio Crop Tour Follow Day #2 of the I-75 Leg of The Ohio Crop Tour Clinton County Corn Summary: [...]

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2017 Ohio Crop Tour I-75 Day 1

            Presented by AgroLiquid How are yield calculations made on the Ohio Crop Tour?  Van Wert corn summary: The gaps were the worst we’ve seen due to the early saturated conditions. It was first planted May 22 and then replanted two weeks later. There was a population of 21,000 due [...]

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2017 Ohio Crop Tour I-71 Day 1

            Presented by AgroLiquid Follow Day #2 of the I-71 Leg of The 2017 Ohio Crop Tour Marion County Corn Summary: Both of these fields were replanted and both were 20 inch rows. The corn had a ways to go and the dirt was very dry as you can see [...]

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Licking County

How yield calculations are made on the I-75/I-71 Ohio Crop Tour

Over the next two days, Ohio’s Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net crews will be sampling corn and soybean fields throughout Ohio. The Eastern Leg will use Interstate 71 as a guide and the Western Leg will remain in close proximity to Interstate 75. In this video, the I-71 scouts walk through how a sample [...]

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