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  1. The Organic Certification Process for Farms

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/sag-0003

    Manager; Organic Food and Farming Education and Research Program; Food, Agricultural, and Environmental ... biodiversity, and soil health. Organic farms do not use synthetic chemical inputs such as mineral fertilizers ... horticultural crops. Soil health and fertility are addressed with natural sources of organic matter and soil ...

  2. Ohio Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Certification Requirements: Who Needs to Get Certified and What Steps to Take

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0142

    or other plant nutrient. Manure and lime are exempt unless mixed with fertilizer materials or ... training focuses on the 4 Rs of nutrient management:  right source of nutrients, right rate,  place, and ... according to and in substantial compliance with a voluntary nutrient management plan (VNMP).  VNMPs are ...

  3. Points to Consider Before Starting a Hops Operation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-58

    Plant selection Plant nutrition and fertilization Pest management Economic Considerations for Hops ... capital, time and management. A business and marketing plan is essential to developing a successful hops ... planted hops.  Weed seeds can remain dormant in the soil until conditions are ideal for germination. Weed ...

  4. Pigweed Identification Guide

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0077

    these species is critical, as they present varying degrees of management and economic concern. Below are ... sustainability of agronomic operations. For chemical and other control options that manage these pigweed species, ... local Ohio State University Extension personnel for recommendations. For more information about managing ...

  5. ASHLEY M. BERGMAN

    https://students.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/node/5529

    of Agronomy, Soils, and Environmental Sciences (SASES) program. The contest includes three portions: ... participating twice a year with the Crops and Soils Club, her scores greatly improved. She said, “It was fun to ... Crops and Soils Club was travel! Ashley has been to Utah, Iowa, Maryland, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, ...

  6. Fish Management Unit Leader

    https://epn.osu.edu/jobs/1820

    Fish Management Unit Leader Ohio Department of Natural Resources Hebron, Ohio Who we are: The Ohio ... protection of our natural resources for the benefit of all.” Our agency embraces the insightful use of our ... manages state parks, state forests, state nature preserves and wildlife areas. We license all hunting, ...

  7. Managing Corn in Response to Severe Storms and Short-Term Weather Stressors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0151

    as responses after occurrence (e.g., fertilizer management, remedial product applications, crop ... (KSU, n.d.). Management decisions to lessen the negative yield impacts from short-term severe weather ... plants can occur at temperatures below 46 F. Colder soil temperatures also result in more calendar days ...

  8. KEELY W. MCQUAIN

    https://students.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/node/5541

    chose her major. She also conducted a research project focused on isolating Phytophthora from soil and ... studies on how to manage Pythium and Phytophthora water mold diseases.” She will graduate with research ... internship interest in plant diseases and turned it into a winning research project. As a first-year student, ...

  9. GRANT M. DEBRUIN

    https://students.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/node/5531

    at Twin Oak Farm and assistant manager and herdsman at the Mount Sterling Farm. Since his family farm ... including record-keeping, animal health, equipment maintenance, people management, and crop production. He ... mentor, Dr. David Barker, is his research advisor and a family friend. Grant’s father and Dr. Barker have ...

  10. Phosphorus Nutrient Management for Yield and Reduced P Loss at Edge of Field

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-509

    (i.e., blind inlets) to reduce soil and nutrient losses. No application of P containing fertilizer or ... Professor and State Specialist in Soil Fertility, School of Environment and Natural Resources, The Ohio ... organic (i.e., manure, biosolids, compost) nutrient sources to frozen or snow-covered soil unless applied ...

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