Soils and Soil Health
soil health soil management minerals microbes liebig's law of the minimum nutrients macronutrients ... nutrients—aka “potential for productivity” water—2%–50% of soil volume water-holding capacity is directly ... nutrients air—2%–50% of soil volume oxygen, carbon dioxide, nitrogen occupies same spaces between soil ...
South Centers welcomes Piketon vo-ag students
hydroponically grown plants. Farm Manager Wayne Lewis then led a wagon tour of the South Centers research plots, ... program areas and some of its signature research projects. Students viewed a short film on how the ... center’s aquaponics system was constructed before getting to see it in person and speak with Research ...
Islam wins Commercialization Achievement Award
citizens of our state.” The licensing agreement reached with Soil1, the company that now sells the kits, ... By Bradford Sherman CFAES/South Centers Rafiq Islam, a soil scientist at The Ohio State ... licensing agreement for the rapid and low-cost soil health test he spent over a decade developing and ...
EPN Breakfast- Monday, June 5, 2023: Honoring Ohio's Environment and Celebrating its Champions
one of Ohio’s landmark research sites for environmental restoration and natural resource management ... profession for USDA's Natural Resource Conservation Service as assistant soil survey manager and state ... agronomic and soil science plots utilized by Ohio State researchers, including one of the world’s top ...
Native Shrubs: Creating Living Landscapes for Birds, Butterflies, Bees, and Other Beneficials
adaptable to drier landscapes and sites with low fertility. They can tolerate acid and neutral soils but are ... ecosystem services. These services include the creation of oxygen, nutrient cycling, decomposition, and the ... plants can beautify our surroundings and create essential habitats for many creatures. Interest in using ...
Natural Resources Administrator 2- 20090419
a balance between wise use and protection of our natural resources for the benefit of all.” Our agency ... embraces the insightful use of our natural resources to assure the continued safety, happiness and ... prosperity of Ohio’s people. ODNR owns and manages state parks, state forests, state nature preserves and ...
Bumble Bee Pollination in Tomato Greenhouses
Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology; The Ohio State University Bumble bees are managed ... bees are better suited for indoor pollinating than the more commonly managed honey bee because of their ... managed bees for the purpose of supplying pollination services to crop systems (Strange, 2015). The two ...
Assessing Farm Financial Health Using Your Balance Sheet
Natural Resources, Ohio State University Extension Eric Richer, Field Specialist, Farm Management, Ohio ... management and operation of a farm business. The other three are the income statement, cash flow statement, ... farms.extension.wisc.edu/files/2020/10/Part-II-Balance-Sheet-FINAL.pdf Farm Management balance sheet farm management financial statements farm assets liabilities net ...
Native Trees: Creating Living Landscapes for Birds, Butterflies, Bees, and Other Beneficials
ecosystem services). These services include the creation of oxygen, nutrient cycling, decomposition, and the ... include these plants. Native plants can beautify our surroundings and create essential habitats for many ... are native to the region and generally suitable to grow throughout Ohio, keep in mind that soil and ...
The Aquaculture Genetic Laboratory on 2023 Dean's List
certificate of achievement in 2023, recognizing the laboratory’s safety research operation and management. ...