Soils and Soil Health
soil health soil management minerals microbes liebig's law of the minimum nutrients macronutrients ... nutrients—aka “potential for productivity” water—2%–50% of soil volume water-holding capacity is directly ... nutrients air—2%–50% of soil volume oxygen, carbon dioxide, nitrogen occupies same spaces between soil ...
Sidedressing Manure into Corn
application of manure to corn can make excellent use of the available manure nutrients. Liquid manure has ... boost crop yields, reduce nutrient losses, and give livestock producers or commercial manure applicators ... field was not deeply tilled in the spring, generally work well. Five years of university research has ...
If You Planted and Heavy Rainfall Affected Your Fields…
topics, access any of the linked articles. Topics KEY CONSIDERATIONS KEY TAKEAWAYS Soil crusting Heavy ... rainfall and warmer temperatures build conditions for soil crusting. Soil crusting is a hard layer on the ... soil surface due to rapid drying. Soils prone to crusting are tilled fields, low cover crop residue, ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 12
Figure 1. Soybean planting date four at the Northwest Research Station on May 25, 2023. In Episode 12, we ... Northwest Research Station and Western Research Station on May 25. The Wooster location will be planted ... today (May 30). At all three locations, the soil is crusted and dry. According to Table 1, the soil ...
Planting Soybean in June: What Agronomic Practices Should I Adopt?
may want to adjust their management practices to maximize soybean yield. Seeding rate Soybean planted ... field study conducted at Western Agricultural Research Station (WARS) in South Charleston, Clark Co., ... and Northwest Agricultural Research Station (NWARS), in Custar, Wood Co. for two growing seasons ...
2023 Western Ohio Wheat Field Day
Join us for the 2023 Western Ohio Wheat Field Day on June 13 at the Western Agricultural Research ... breeding and genetics, identification of cereal leaf beetle, Fusarium head blight ratings and management ... , and nitrogen management. The field day is sponsored by Ohio Corn and Wheat. When: Tuesday, June 13; ...
Interested in Soil Health? Learn together with OSU Extension
program is continuing an effort to help better understand how management practices influence soil health ... Improving soil health (SH) can provide a variety of benefits including improved water ... infiltration, increased water holding capacity, and increased nutrient availability. However, it can be ...
Meet Your New Weed Science Extension State Specialist- Dr. Alyssa Essman
will be conducting applied research in weed management. Alyssa’s time in weed science dates to April ... in research, teaching, and Extension on a two-year appointment. We are happy to announce that Alyssa ...
Lep Monitoring Network Update #4 – Trap Counts for BCW, AMW and ECB-IA
our fourth week of monitoring, we are reporting the numbers for black cutworm (BCW), true armyworm ... season pests, so our moth numbers for these pests is decreasing, as expected and the laval stages may be ... pests, check out our website: https://aginsects.osu.edu/ Beginning with Black Cutworms We continue to ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 11
about early season weed management and the effect of planting date. Weed management considerations can ... managed (Schutte et al. 2008). One tactic that can be used to manage giant ragweed is delayed planting, ... second and third, respectively, in our preharvest survey in terms of frequency in 2022. Both species have ...