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  1. The Limits to Growth, Revisited

    https://epn.osu.edu/events/limits-growth-revisited

    housing, transportation, and infrastructure – is this form of growth sustainable for our region? Do we have the social and ...  (director, Sustainability Services, KPMG) updated the study’s original research models using decades of observations and ... Herrington (director, advisory, Sustainability Services, KPMG US) provides an overview of her research re-examining the Limits ...

  2. Growing the Future of Agriculture: Conversations with Black Farmers and Educators

    https://epn.osu.edu/events/growing-future-agriculture-conversations-black-farmers-and-educators

    agricultural practices and developing the workforce who grow our food and steward our soil and water resources. America’s farm ... sourcing supports healthy communities. Growing a sustainable food system in Ohio requires changes in our ... cultural limits to land access in the United States, including the ownership and operation of our nation’s most productive ...

  3. Composting at Home

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1189-99

    as leaves and food scraps, into a valuable fertilizer that can enrich soil and plants. Anything that ... their work. The resulting decomposed matter, which often ends up looking like fertile garden soil, is ... nutrients (particularly in sandy soils), and adding essential nutrients to any soil. Improving your soil is ...

  4. Nutrients Removed with Harvested Corn, Soybean, and Wheat Grain in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-74

    with fertilizers or manures, then plant-available soil nutrient levels will draw down over time and the ... maintenance approach to nutrient management (Vitosh et al, 1995). Essentially, soil nutrient levels should be ... represented a wide diversity of soil types, tillage practices, fertilizer sources and rates, and management ...

  5. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Strawberries

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5531

    States. They are one of the most popular small fruits to grow in home gardens. Some varieties, if managed ... If even one berry is molded, mold spores will have traveled throughout the entire package. Research ...

  6. Using Cover Crops to Convert to No-till

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-11

    benefits from tilled soils due to the release of nutrients from soil organic matter. Tilling the soil ... residues and releases nutrients. Every one percent soil organic matter holds 1,000 pounds of nitrogen. ... time. Thus, tillage results in poor soil structure and declining soil productivity. Long-term research ...

  7. Converting between Mehlich-3, Bray P, and Ammonium Acetate Soil Test Values

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-75

    values, but since our focus here is conversions for fertilizer recommendations, we focused on soil test ... Convert Soil Test P and K Values Background The Tri-State Fertilizer Recommendations (Vitosh et al., 1995) ... a universal extractant that provides multiple extractable nutrients from a single soil sample. Mehlich-3 ...

  8. Inoculants and Soil Amendments for Organic Growers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-17

    biocontrol agents) also are available to improve soil nutrients for plants and to reduce disease pressure. In ... management plan. Fertilizer The amount and type of fertilizer required for efficient organic farming are ... mainly dependent on soil fertility at the time of planting and the types of cash crops being grown. To ...

  9. Agriculture Conservation Practitioner

    https://epn.osu.edu/jobs/692

    strategy centers on: Climate Adaptation and Mitigation, Soil Health and Nutrient Management, and Water ... multiple, trans-disciplinary projects to advance soil health and nutrient management, water management, and ... agricultural audiences is required. Experience with soil health, nutrient management, livestock management ...

  10. CD Wire- October 18, 2021

    https://comdev.osu.edu/cd-wire/2021-10-18

    forward to announcing the winner at our Annual Conference in December. Have a great day and remember: ... CFAES Sessions for Research Community: The CFAES Office for Research & Graduate Education offers sessions ... that may be of interest to the research community. View a full list of events  here. Some fall sessions ...

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