Garden Tip and Tricks So In-Soil and Raised Beds Get A Good Start
fertilization plan Now that you know your soil pH you can determine your fertilization plan. Fertilize in the ... spring for vegetable crops. Gently work into the soil a granular fertilizer around the plants. Always be ... temperature is slowly warming up! It almost time to start planting our vegetable gardens for the year. If you ...
Phosphorus Best Management Practices Field Day
Nutrient runoff and algal blooms are a growing problem while fertilizer costs are at an all-time ... extension specialists and research scientists with expertise in Phosphorus and how it relates to soil ... high. Best Management Practice (BMP) Field Day is an event to address these problems and offer solutions ...
Dr. David Barker Receives the CFAES Distinguished Teacher Award
clubs: Mountaineers + Crops and Soils Club. Additionally, Dr. Barker conducts research focused on ... serves as an adviser to our Sustainable Plant Systems - Agronomy students and advises two student ... grassland ecology (specializing in grazing management) and serves on the HCS Academic Affairs Committee. Dr. ...
When and How Much Nitrogen to Apply to Wheat
fit. Keep in mind that research has shown no yield benefit to early N applications as long as the ... Tri-State Fertilizer Recommendation Bulletin for N rates in wheat. This system relies on yield potential. As ... potential. Table 10 in the Tri-State Fertilizer Bulletin recommends 120 lb N for yield goals of 100 bu/A, 110 ...
Can Root-Knot Nematodes be a Problem in Ohio?
resistance, crop rotation, and seed-and soil-applied nematicides to mitigate yield losses. The Department of ... in Plant and Soil Science from Tarleton State University, M.S. degree in plant pathology from ... primary investigates the management of fungal diseases and plant-parasitic nematodes in corn, cotton, ...
National Nutrition Month Turns 50. How Would You Fare On MyPlate Test?
well for deciding what foods we eat and how much exercise we fit into our schedule. National Nutrition ... nutrition, menu planning, safe food handling, fitness and meal and time management and food and ... time. Also, choose options that are full of nutrients. Eating foods that are packed with nutrients ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 3
(daily average temperatures below 50 degrees Fahrenheit). Last week at the Western Agricultural Research ... Station in Clark County, air temperatures averaged 41°F while the 2-inch soil temperature was 42°F (CFAES ... Weather Station). At our northern trial locations (Wood County and Wayne County), the average air ...
Topdressing Wheat with Liquid Swine Manure
With the month of March moving along, the topdressing of wheat fields with nitrogen fertilizer ... will soon start. Given the current fertilizer prices more livestock producers may be considering ... fertilize wheat is to know the manure’s nitrogen content. Most manure tests reveal total nitrogen, ammonia ...
soil fertility management, consult OSU Extension Bulletin E-2567, Tri-State Fertilizer Recommendations ... A good nutrient management program is one of the keys to high yield corn production. Instituting ... best management techniques to ensure adequate nutrient availability throughout the growing season can ...
Fruit Tree Workshop and DSU Banquet Dates and Info
include insect and disease identification and management, soil sampling basics for fruit trees, and ... fertility management. There is no cost to attend this workshop, but we do request that you pre-register to ... award presentations for dairy management, dairy production, scholarships, and Outstanding Dairy Youth. ...