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  1. Soil Carbon Sequestration—Fundamentals

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-510

    accomplished by management systems that add high amounts of biomass to the soil, cause minimal soil ... matter has been lost from our cropland mainly through plowing, which makes soil more likely to erode. ... unnecessary on most soils. We know from historic agricultural research plots at the University of Illinois and ...

  2. Growing Onions in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1616

    soil fertility is essential for optimal onion production. Testing your soil pH and nutrient ... apart. Onion transplants should be planted with 1 inch of the lower portion in the soil. Fertilizing High ... is recommended to test your soil every three years; once before planting, and then after fertilizing ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Ohio Transportation Improvement Districts (TIDs)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4114

    transportation resources and investments.” Knowing why TIDs are created, how to create one, and how to manage one ... Districts (TID) / Transportation Development Districts (TDD), n.d.). Managed by ODOT’s Office of Jobs and ... grant applications, including traffic counts, corridor and safety studies, asset management, and other ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...

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