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  1. Effects of Flooding and Ponding on Corn

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-118

    soil. Without oxygen, the plant cannot perform critical life sustaining functions; e.g., nutrient and ... kingcorn.org/news/timeless/PondingYoungCorn.html (URL verified 1/19/17) Farm Management corn agronomy flooding ponding saturated soil ... Geyer, Research Assistant, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science The extent to which flooding ...

  2. Soil Terminology and Definitions

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-19

    ecosystems, especially with the soil biology to enhance the efficiency of agricultural management practices. ... reactions, such as soil organic matter decomposition and nutrient cycling. Aggregates: Primary soil particles ... Soil organic matter decomposition releases nutrients, especially N, but it also destroys soil structure ...

  3. Annual Ryegrass as a Cover Crop in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0112

    inches Preferred soil pH: 6.0 – 7.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop annual ryegrass. Shade ... 2. Rating the attributes of cover crop annual ryegrass. Nitrogen scavenger Excellent Soil builder ... Soil Impacts Subsoiler Excellent Frees phosphorus (P) and potassium (K) Very good Compaction fighter ...

  4. Hops in Ohio: Beneficial Arthropods

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-42

    Management in Hops. Washington Hop Commission. Home, Yard and Garden Horticulture Insects and Pests hops ... chemicals that keep hop pests in check, there are also multiple arthropods throughout the hop yard that can ... OSU Extension fact sheet Hops in Ohio: Pests). By July, numbers can reach a level where predatory ...

  5. Growing Cauliflower in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1613

    Cauliflower grows well in fertile, well-drained, moist soils with plenty of organic matter. Mulching around ... into the soil about 2 weeks before transplanting. When transplanting, use a liquid starter fertilizer ... adequate if an equal amount of rainfall does not occur. Soil pH should be maintained between 6.0 and 6.8 ...

  6. Role of Soil Fungus

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-37

    foraging for soil nutrients. These networks release enzymes into the soil and break down complex molecules ... soil nutrients back to plant roots. Most hyphae are either pure white or yellow and are often ... mycorrhizae networks like a spider web to explore the soil profile for soil nutrients.  Photographed by Tim ...

  7. Assessing Farm Financial Health Using Your Balance Sheet

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0135

    Natural Resources, Ohio State University Extension Eric Richer, Field Specialist, Farm Management, Ohio ... management and operation of a farm business. The other three are the income statement, cash flow statement, ... farms.extension.wisc.edu/files/2020/10/Part-II-Balance-Sheet-FINAL.pdf Farm Management balance sheet farm management financial statements farm assets liabilities net ...

  8. Ohio Farm Custom Rates 2012

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEDE-11-12

    on a statewide survey conducted in 2012 of 122 farmers, custom operators, farm managers, and ... (farmdoc.illinois.edu/manage/index.asp) Estimating Farm Machinery Costs (extension.iastate.edu/agdm/crops/html/a3-29.html)   Average High ... Low Soil Preparation Stalk Chopper / Acre $10.40 $12.60 $8.30 Moldboard Plow /Acre $18.20 $23.30 ...

  9. Growing Broccoli in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1605

    Broccoli grows best in areas with full sun and well-drained, fertile soils. Avoid sandy and poorly drained ... University Extension.   Fertilizing Have the soil tested and analyzed for site specific recommendations on ... soils if possible. Adequate soil moisture should be available 3 to 4 inches down in the soil, especially ...

  10. Summer Patch on Turfgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-3082

    Practices. Management practices that promote adequate drainage, reduce soil compaction, and promote healthy ... patch, take-all patch, and spring dead spot are difficult to diagnose and manage. They are caused by ... by a change in environmental conditions or as a result of cultural management practices (Figure 1). ...

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