treatments have not been shown to be cost-effective for most forms of insect management and are only ... waste. To avoid eco- nomic loss, populations should be managed before plant damage is apparent. Scout for ... but are scouted and managed in the same way. They tend to be more of a problem under hot, dry ...
Using Cover Crops with 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 ...
Dr. Mark Sulc Retires
research on topics including, development of predictive equations for alfalfa quality (i.e. PEAQ sticks for ... alfalfa management), integrated crop livestock systems, field evaluation of potato-leaf hopper resistance ... efforts. Although Mark’s research and extension efforts are notable, perhaps his greatest contribution was ...
levels throughout a field. In a variety test in west central Ohio on a fertile, dark-colored soil ... nutrient deficiencies, injury from herbicides, soil compaction or other diseases. The first field symptoms ... Varieties are susceptible at all stages of growth. Saturated soil with a temperature above 60 degrees ...
Fall Herbicide Applications in Dry Conditions
Our Annual Article to Nag about Fall Herbicides and Cressleaf Groundsel, AVOID A NIGHTMARE NEXT ... of managing marestail and other overwintering species. The dry pattern this fall may have reduced ... and growth at this time could help determine if an application is necessary. In OSU research there has ...
high rates of fertilizer. Use tillage to mitigate compacted soil layers or zones that interfere with ... Tillage disrupts soil aggregates, and repeated disruption destroys soil structure. It also causes ... a long-term decline in soil organic matter, which further destabilizes soil structure. Tillage disrupts the ...
Another Article about Fall Herbicides?!
of fall applied herbicides. They can be read here: Our Annual Article to Nag about Fall Herbicides ... the first year of their life cycle are sending nutrients down to the roots in preparation for winter. ... nutrients and achieve a better kill than waiting until spring. In the spring these plants resume growth, ...
Winter Application of Manure
Western Lake Erie Basin (WLEB) watershed, the application of manure to frozen and snow-covered soils ...
Manure Nutrient Management Day in Crawford County
hosting a Manure Nutrient Management Field Day on August 30. The event will be held at the Scott-Reinhard ... until about 3pm. With nationally known speakers. Jenifer Yost, a Research Soil Scientist with USDA-ARS ... Crawford Soil and Water Conservation District, in conjunction with Crawford-OSU Extension, will be ...
Managing Corn and Nitrogen with Water Excess Conditions
changes to normal growth/development, nutrient losses, water quality concerns, soil erosion, reduced ... is a very mobile nutrient in the system (e.g., soils, plants, water, air), and can be lost due to ... affected by excess water. Additionally, some research suggests a connection between soil potassium (K) ...