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  1. Composting at Home

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1189-99

    ends up looking like fertile garden soil, is called compost. Fondly referred to by farmers as “black ... improving the capacity to hold water and nutrients (particularly in sandy soils), and adding essential ... nutrients to any soil. Improving your soil is the first step toward improving plant health. How Does ...

  2. Happy Harvest Moon and Fall Equinox

    https://chadwickarboretum.osu.edu/news/happy-harvest-moon-and-fall-equinox

    Associate Professor on Soil and Plant Community Restoration at OSU. Dr. Davies will explain his research on ... advantage of the opportunities to eat their lunches outside on our benches and signing themselves up for ... group tours. Our Open House on September 10th saw many new faces to our Learning Gardens, too!      We ...

  3. Lime and the Home Lawn

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-4026

    in Ohio home lawns, a soil pH between 6.0 and 7.0 (slightly acidic) is ideal. Many of our home lawn ... factors cause the formation of acidic soil conditions. One primary cause is the leaching of base nutrients ... the extent to which fertilizer application will affect soil pH is dependent on a number of factors:  ...

  4. Soybean Foliar Products

    https://hardin.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/agnr-news-articles/soybean-foliar-products

    fungicide, insecticide, and fertilizer. Before we jump into the potential yield outcomes of these products, ... measured a yield response to manganese foliar fertilizer in two out of 20 Ohio environments. Soybeans are ... most likely to respond to foliar fertilizer when there are visual symptoms of deficiency. Interveinal ...

  5. Smart Eating for Healthy Aging

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ss-207-06

    prevented with a well-balanced diet that contains the nutrients you need to stay healthy as you age. The ... best diet for healthy aging is one that is nutrient-dense. A nutrient-dense eating pattern contains ... a variety of nutrient-rich foods that meet your daily calorie needs without providing too many calories. ...

  6. Tree University: Powerful Pawpaws

    https://chadwickarboretum.osu.edu/events/tree-university-powerful-pawpaws

    Information Join us for this 1-hour webinar with Dr. G. Matt Davies, Associate Professor on Soil and Plant ... Community Restoration at OSU. Dr. Davies will explain his research on using the Pawpaw tree,  Asimina ... triloba to find ways to make forest management and restoration pay in order to tackle the issues of ...

  7. Wet but well worth it: Farm Science Review 2021

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/wet-well-worth-it-farm-science-review-2021

    outside at a large event with others,” said Nick Zachrich, manager of FSR. “The first day I saw people out ... about jobs in the future,” he said. “And the industry needs to be receptive to our next generation. We ...

  8. Farm Science Review announces 2021 Hall of Fame inductees

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/farm-science-review-announces-2021-hall-fame-inductees

    inductees being honored at a private event. Jim Karcher, Apple Creek Jim Karcher, former manager of grounds ... and experience as grounds manager, Karcher was instrumental in the selection and procurement of ... role in improving the show,” said Nick Zachrich, Farm Science Review manager. “Jim came up with many ...

  9. Growing Rhubarb in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1631

    preferably, overnight.  Fertilization Work the following nutrients into the soil prior to planting crowns and ... nutrients in the soil may be depleted. Do not work fertilizer into soil for established plants.  Figure 3: ... soils, but grows best in fertile, loamy, well-drained soil that has good organic matter content. Careful ...

  10. Tree University: Investing in Trees for Health, Safety, and Equity

    https://chadwickarboretum.osu.edu/events/tree-university-investing-trees-health-safety-and-equity

    1-hour webinar with Rosalie Hendon, Environmental Planner and project manager of Columbus' first ... UFMP Project manager Rosalie Hendon will detail challenges, opportunities, and early wins that Columbus ... April 2021. Rosalie Hendon is the project manager of Columbus’ first Urban Forestry Master Plan. An ...

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