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  1. Fall Manure Application and Cover Crops

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-5/fall-manure-application-and-cover-crops

    capture more of the manure nutrients, especially the nitrogen, and to also prevent soil erosion. Another ... tillage. Cover crops can help livestock farmers recapture manure nutrients and conserve soil by reducing ... Glen Arnold, Extension Field Specialist, Manure Management, Ohio State University Corn silage ...

  2. Interpreting a Soil Test Report

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-0514

    they provide in order to make better nutrient management decisions on your farm. Some soil test report ... and Livestock fertilizer soil fertility soil test soil test report soil nutrients laboratory nutrient ... formats differ, any standard soil test report has the critical information needed to make a nutrient ...

  3. Poultry Litter Application

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-32/poultry-litter-application

    license, Certified Livestock Manager certificate, or be a Certified Crop Advisor. Nutrient Application; ... excellent source of plant nutrients and readily available in most parts of the state. With fall harvest just ... litter in the state comes from laying hens and turkey finishers. Typical nutrient ranges in poultry ...

  4. Preparing Your Dairy Herd for the Fall Football Season

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-5/preparing-your-dairy-herd-fall-football-season

    summer heat, cow fertility, hoof quality, bird infestations, and new corn silage are among factors to ... prepare.  Day Length The most consistent research response many university and farm data in the northern ... intake and priority of nutrient demand to milk production. As day length shortens, the cow body condition ...

  5. New Factsheet available to assist farmers, gardeners, and landowners

    https://senr.osu.edu/news/new-factsheet-available-assist-farmers-gardeners-and-landowners

    Selecting the right lab for nutrient and soil health testing Farmers, gardeners, and landowners ... can use soil testing data to gain information on soil nutrient availability and to optimize their ... nutrient management plans. In a new Factsheet available via Ohioline learn key factors to consider in ...

  6. Using Cover Crops with Fall Manure Applications

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-31/using-cover-crops-fall-manure-applications

    crops can help livestock farmers recapture manure nutrients and conserve soil by reducing erosion. ... combine nutrient recovery and to protect water quality. Nutrient Application; Manure Management ... season which will continue through soybean and corn harvest next month. To best capture the nutrients in ...

  7. Ohio Laws Governing Manure and Mud on Roadways

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-5/ohio-laws-governing-manure-and-mud-roadways

    fields to the farm.  This is also a time when tractors and manure spreaders are used to apply nutrients ... failure to properly manage the manure on the roadway. Your Responsibilities The best advice to avoid ... problems is to practice good manure and equipment management.  Do not overfill tankers or spreaders, ensure ...

  8. What Is a Good Soil Health Number In Ohio?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-29/what-good-soil-health-number-ohio

    As our understanding of soil health advances, farmers are increasingly interested in assessing and ... analyses (POXC or active carbon, Respiration,  and Soil Protein) were run in the Soil Fertility Lab ... Importance of Soil Type Soil type often needs to be considered when assessing soil fertility test values. For ...

  9. Can We Get More Information From Our Soil Samples?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-29/can-we-get-more-information-our-soil-samples

    A soil test is a profitable investment to inform our nutrient management strategy. Some farms find ... aggregate stability.   We have recently updated our guidelines for choosing a soil nutrient lab to include ... consider additional tests that can provide helpful management information. Some examples are soil health, ...

  10. You Can Now Follow OSU Agronomic Crops Team on Twitter

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-33/you-can-now-follow-osu-agronomic-crops-team-twitter

    Researchers from Ohio State University Extension. Our mission is to provide accurate and timely information, ... https://www.facebook.com/OhioStateAgronomy and subscribe to our YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/c/osuagronomiccrops. The Agronomic ... provide educational opportunities, and conduct research projects addressing the needs of Ohio’s agronomic ...

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