Becoming a Certified Crop Adviser and OSU Extension Online Exam Prep Course
areas of crop management, nutrient management, pest management, and soil and water management tested on ...
Barley as a Cover Crop in Ohio
Sept. 28 Upright growth habit: 1.5–3.0 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of ... cover crop barley. Drought tolerance Very good Shade tolerance Good Flood tolerance Good Low fertility ... inches). Table 2. Rating the attributes of cover crop barley. Nitrogen scavenger Very good Soil builder ...
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 ...
Forage Turnip as a Cover Crop in Ohio
24–Sept. 6 Upright growth habit Preferred soil pH: 5.3–6.8 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop forage ... cover crop forage turnip. Nitrogen scavenger Good Soil builder Good Weed fighter Good Grazing Excellent ... forage turnip. Soil Impacts Subsoiler Very good Frees phosphorus (P) and potassium (K) Good Compaction ...
Sustainable Agriculture Practical Experience
associated with small-scale sustainable agriculture and farm enterprises. Topics will include soil ... management, tools and infrastructure, crop management, weed and pest management, enterprise management, and ...
OSU’s Farm On financial management course released
farmers through OSU Extension and our Farm Financial Management and Policy Institute, said Cathann A. ... management training that can assist our borrowers to obtain and/or improve their knowledge in this critical ... area of farm management. OSU’s Farm On course is now 1 of 5 approved vendors for our borrowers in ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 5
is affected by soil moisture and temperature. Seeds will imbibe water from the soil and swell and ... then navigate through the soil prior to emerging from the surface. In corn, we have seen that it takes ... 150 soil (temperatures tracked in the soil, not in the air)-accumulated growing degree days (GDDs) ...
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. ...
Dr. Michelle Jones Receives the CFAES Distinguished Graduate Student Mentor Award
Dr. Jones has been involved with floriculture education and research ever since. Dr. Jones has been ... rewarding part of my career has been watching them [graduate students] grow into independent researchers and ... educators". Her current research and extension programs focus on the use of beneficial bacteria and ...
New Hire Announcement – Welcome, Dr. W. Garrett Owen!
research and teaching records, and we are pleased that he will be working in all three of our land grant ... Chair, Dr. Doug Karcher, summed up our collective excitement best: “We are excited to have Dr. Owen ... joining our department in January. He has emerged as a national leader in ornamental Extension and will be ...