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  1. Planting Fall Cover Crops

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-37/planting-fall-cover-crops

    serve many purposes, ranging from erosion control to nutrient sequestration. Depending on the type and ... species of cover crop, benefits range from providing a Nitrogen source, scavenging nutrients to decrease ... leaching potential, acting as a soil builder, preventing erosion, fighting weeds, acting as a forage, ...

  2. Ohio State's World Soil Day Celebration

    https://senr.osu.edu/events/ohio-states-world-soil-day-celebration

    State's Distinguished University Professor of Soil Science, and Carbon Management and Sequestration Center ... poster presentations of soil research by university students, staff and faculty. Registration is required ... oral presentation. We encourage abstract submissions for any and all research related to soil science. ...

  3. Farming and parenting—a tough juggling act

    https://senr.osu.edu/news/farming-and-parenting%E2%80%94-tough-juggling-act

    lead researcher of the  study. “Finding quality, affordable daycare affects young farmers and their ... said.  In the  second phase  of the study, Inwood and Andrea Rissing, a postdoctoral researcher at CFAES, ... the researchers found. “There are tradeoffs farm families make as they need to decide how much money ...

  4. H2Ohio Reminder

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-32/h2ohio-reminder

    fertilizer applications, including manure, need to be approved by their local Soil & Water Conservation ... Districts. This will assure the application is in compliance with their Voluntary Nutrient Management Plan ... your local Soil and Water Conservation District before the fertilizer or manure is applied. ...

  5. Stalk Rots Showing Up in Some Corn Fields

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-36/stalk-rots-showing-some-corn-fields

    inadequate fertilization, problems with nutrient uptake, insects, and diseases. For instance, when leaves ... mycotoxins as ears come into contact with the soil and crop residue.     This is an updated version of ...

  6. Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN) has Made Itself at Home in Ohio

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-37/soybean-cyst-nematode-scn-has-made-itself-home-ohio

    were 7.6% in the high range (>5,000 eggs per cup of soil), which are associated with significant ... managed when the population levels (based on egg or cyst counts) in a field (overall numbers) are kept ... low.  This is done through rotating crops to a non-host crop, managing weeds that can serve as hosts ...

  7. SENR Seminar Series- Seabird establishment in the Falklands triggered an ecosystem state shift 5000 years ago

    https://senr.osu.edu/events/senr-seminar-series-seabird-establishment-falklands-triggered-ecosystem-state-shift-5000

    unknown, due to a lack of long-term records in the South Atlantic. Our 14,000-year multi-proxy record ... nutrients from guano facilitated tussac establishment, peat productivity, and increased fire. Seabird ...

  8. Ohio State students’ sustainability behavior and knowledge continues to grow, according to an annual survey

    https://senr.osu.edu/news/ohio-state-students%E2%80%99-sustainability-behavior-and-knowledge-continues-grow-according-annual

    The survey of undergraduates shows researchers and university sustainability leaders how students’ ... marketing and research and how the university is progressing in some of its  sustainability goals.  The 2020 ...

  9. Registration now open for November!

    https://senr.osu.edu/home/slides/registration-now-open-november

    Registration is now open for our November EPN Webinar virtual program, "Cooperating for ...

  10. Lisa Pfeifer

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/people/lisa-pfeifer

    Lisa Pfeifer Program Manager, OSU Extension Agricultural Safety & Health Program Safety ...

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