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Penn State’s Corn Silage and Grain Hybrid Tests for 2017
Penn State’s Corn Silage and Grain Hybrid Tests for 2017 - News News
Penn State’s Corn Agronomy program publishes corn silage and grain hybrid test results each year. More
Photo credit: Greg Roth
Corn Drydown Issues - News News

Corn Drydown Issues

10/11/2017

With slow drydown in areas, it may be beneficial to identify fields that are good candidates for early harvest based on crop conditions and grain moisture. More
Photo credit: Greg Roth
September 2017 Crops Maturity Issues in Corn and Soybeans - News News
Crops have been lagging in maturity. Warm weather in the forecast should help speed up maturity. Some double crop beans may be at risk of not becoming mature. More
Winter barley planting considerations
Winter barley planting considerations - News News
Winter barley planting is coming and there are a few issues to consider. Take time to review fertility, planting date and variety considerations. More
Winter Wheat and Barley Trials Posted
Winter Wheat and Barley Trials Posted - News News
Wheat yields were high, feed barley yields were variable and new malting barley lines show promise with good yields. More
Yield Estimation and Assessment in Field Corn
Yield Estimation and Assessment in Field Corn - News News
Now is a good time to assess corn yields. Our current corn crop looks good and yield estimates could provide some insight into differences between fields and hybrids. More
Industrial Hemp Trial Report
Industrial Hemp Trial Report - News News

Industrial Hemp Trial Report

08/09/2017

Our initial trials with Industrial Hemp are providing some guidance on best production practices for this crop in the future. More
Ohio State Field Day Report
Ohio State Field Day Report - News News

Ohio State Field Day Report

08/02/2017

A trip to Ohio provides some updates on their new fertilizer certification program, interseeding and crop management. More
Corn Silking and Early Kernel Development
Corn Silking and Early Kernel Development - News News
Corn and soybeans have survived a rough spring with challenging weather and pest concerns. More
Corn and Soybeans Turn the Corner
Corn and Soybeans Turn the Corner - News News
Corn and soybeans have survived a rough spring with weather and pest concerns, but weather and yield prospects have been improving during the last two weeks. More
Damage to the heads varied from full mortality to none across a small area. Photos: Greg Roth, Penn State
Frost Damage Hits Some Early Barley Lines - News News
Several early heading barley varieties in our trial at Rock Springs suffered damage from the frost event last week. The symptoms are white heads or sections of heads. More
Small grain maturity could be advanced in 2017.
Small Grain Maturity Advancing Rapidly - News News
Small grain crops are maturing earlier than normal. Now is the time to monitor maturity and make the necessary management adjustments to your timetable. More
Understanding seed legal issues is critical to avoid legal problems.
Legal Considerations in Seed Use - News News
Understanding Legal Protections and Potential Liabilities Associated with Seed Use in Pennsylvania. More
Wheat Management Considerations
Wheat Management Considerations - News News

Wheat Management Considerations

03/02/2017

Many parts of Pennsylvania are a few weeks ahead of normal regarding winter wheat greening up, consider crop development and future probable weather when making spring nitrogen applications. More