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  1. Phosphorus Nutrient Management for Yield and Reduced P Loss at Edge of Field

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-509

    blind inlets) to reduce soil and nutrient losses. No application of P containing fertilizer or organic ... Professor and State Specialist in Soil Fertility, School of Environment and Natural Resources, The Ohio ... (i.e., manure, biosolids, compost) nutrient sources to frozen or snow-covered soil unless applied to ...

  2. The Agronomic Crops Team will welcome you to the Farm Science Review

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-30/agronomic-crops-team-will-welcome-you-farm-science-review

    – short walks through the plots to highlight some of the research we do across the state and to answer ... to 3:30 PM each day. They include Phosphorus Management, 2019 Weather Review and Future, New ... Tri-state Fertilizer Recommendations, Grazing Annuals, Herbicide Mode of Action choices and more; check the ...

  3. Calculating Cation Exchange Capacity, Base Saturation, and Calcium Saturation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-81

    important soil measurements that help determine how a soil is managed and fertilized. While standard soil ... Capacity (CEC) Cation exchange capacity (CEC) is a fundamental soil property used to predict plant nutrient ... availability and retention in the soil. It is the potential of available nutrient supply, not a direct ...

  4. Soil Evaluation for Home Septic Systems  

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-742

    first step in constructing a septic system is to understand and describe the soil.  Soil is an excellent ... uses information about the soil to select the system type and size. Role of Soil in Wastewater ... that can make people sick. Organic matter in the effluent creates bad odors and the nutrients in ...

  5. Time to Take a Last Cutting

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-29/time-take-last-cutting

    because our surviving stands have suffered a great deal of wet soil stress this year. Adding the stress of ... of stand, soil fertility, variety, and soil moisture that affect the level of that risk. For those ... fall cutting will be like adding insult to injury, in our opinion carrying a higher degree of risk this ...

  6. Late Season Foliar Diseases Have Started in Soybeans

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-30/late-season-foliar-diseases-have-started-soybeans

    soybeans. Sclerotinia stem rot – we found this disease in our research plots today in a field that was ... mid-June, soil temperatures were still relatively cold this year and I won’t relive how much rain we had, ... capacity fertilizer applicators, we may not be getting that full rate all the way to the edge of the field. ...

  7. Attracting more farmers to participate in water quality efforts

    https://senr.osu.edu/news/attracting-more-farmers-participate-water-quality-efforts

    is keeping farmers from changing how they apply fertilizer to their fields, according to a behavioral ... being asked to do, such as applying fertilizer underground rather than on the surfaces of fields, will ... phosphorus runoff from farm fields. Phosphorus, a nutrient needed by crop plants to grow, is present in ...

  8. SENR Seminar Series- Effects of surface treatments and tree species on oil pad reforestation

    https://senr.osu.edu/events/senr-seminar-series-sept5

    different soil surface treatments – control (planting only, no treatment), disking, fertilization, and ... disking with fertilization- on vacant well pads. We concurrently determined response of herbaceous ... vegetation to the same treatments and evaluated differences in soil characteristics between well pads and ...

  9. Poultry Litter Applications

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-26/poultry-litter-applications

    is an excellent source of plant nutrients and readily available in most parts of the state. Poultry ... poultry litter in the state comes from laying hens and turkey finishers. Typical nutrient ranges in ... greatly influences the amount of nutrients per ton. Handlers of poultry litter have manure analysis sheets ...

  10. Harvesting Immature Corn as Silage

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-29/harvesting-immature-corn-silage

    harvest practices, and good storage managementOur 2019 corn silage harvest presents some challenges, ... poor fermentation, a major issue with wet silage is seepage.  Seepage equates to loss of nutrients and ... Engineering Department at the University of Wisconsin, says soil contamination could be an issue because this ...

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