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  1. Establishing Early Successional Habitat for Wildlife

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/w-23

    & Soil Fertility Specialist, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster. Energy and ... Panicum virgatum 3 to 7 feet Tolerates poorly drained and low fertility soils, occasional flooding, and ... fertilizers and can grow in low fertility soils. Indiangrass Sorghastrum nutans 3 to 6 feet Growth begins ...

  2. Forage Turnip as a Cover Crop in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0124

    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 ...

  3. Free, Online Data and Tools for the Agricultural Community

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-55204

    and planning the use and management of land or soil. Examples include:  Land Classification: Specific ... land use and management groups can be assigned based on soil properties. For example, it can help ... by water) vs. non-hydric soils (Figure 3).  Land Management: Soil response (e.g., erosion, leaching, ...

  4. Management of Nutrition Incentives at Farmers Markets

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4116

    requires farmers markets interested in offering nutrition incentives to have the capacity to manage the ... a customer service booth. Staff managing this process should be trained to properly run SNAP transactions, ... usually provided by the market manager before the market season begins. Managers can help staff or ...

  5. Getting the Most Return From Your Timber Sale

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

    marketing timber. In addition, by following management guidelines in selecting those trees to be harvested ... management or timber marketing, seek the assistance of a professional forester. The Ohio Department of ... management and marketing assistance to private woodland owners. In addition, there are several consulting ...

  6. Overhead Electrical Hazards for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892234

    ground at all times. Hop away from the vehicle—be sure to keep both feet together. Use your hands for ... balance only. —If you cannot hop, shuffle away—and keep both feet on the ground at all times. Do not lift ... ground. —Keep hopping or shuffling away until you get to where other people are standing safely. Review ...

  7. Bitter Rot of Apple

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-20

    Prune trees annually and maintain a balanced fertility program based on soil and foliar nutrient ... Pathology, The Ohio State University-Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster, OH Bitter ... Amherst. Bottom —Dark circular lesion with brown acervuli scattered on the surface. Bitter Rot Management ...

  8. A Landowner’s Guide to Understanding Recommended Pipeline Standards and Construction Specifications

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-29

    These soils should be identified on the map and managed accordingly. Special Features Landowners should ... fertilizer or other necessary soil amendments for the affected property should be included as damages the ... research provided in part by North Central Risk Management Education Center. Business and Land Ownership ...

  9. Corn Rootworm Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-16

    green in color. Rootworms overwinter as eggs that were deposited by adult females in the soil during the ... beetles, which emerge from the soil and start feeding on corn foliage, pollen, and silks around mid-July. ... a hatch in corn the following year when corn follows soybeans in a two-year rotation system. Research has ...

  10. 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 ...

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