Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 2
Soil Temperatures and Moisture With temperatures running 4-18°F (south to north) above average ... last week, daily average soil temperatures warmed considerably (Figure 1). Most locations around Ohio ... are reporting daily average two- and four-inch soil temperatures in the upper 50s to low 60s, about 10 ...
Evaluate Alfalfa Stands for Winter Injury
hardiness and disease resistance. Maintaining soil fertility levels. Potassium in particular is associated ... with enhancing alfalfa tolerance to winter injury. Improving soil drainage. Harvest management: more ... prolonged exposure to these and lower temperatures can kill the plant. Generally, the soil temperature at ...
Take Home Success From The Greenhouse
selection, soil and fertility recommendations and best management practices for successful and productive ...
Farm profit and success are goals of new institute
soon find indispensable is the new Farm Financial Management and Policy Institute (FFMPI) recently ... launched by CFAES. The institute will address critical farm financial management and policy issues ... affecting Ohio producers. David Marrison, farm management field specialist with OSU Extension, will serve as ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 1
help continue to dry out soils ahead of planting. For more complete weather records for CFAES research ... Soil Temperatures and Moisture Following the second warmest winter on record (1895-2023) and near ... to above average temperatures throughout March, soil temperatures started April off in the low to mid ...
Using nanobubbles to kill harmful algal blooms
CFAES researchers are testing a new method to kill harmful algal blooms—using ozone nanobubbles. ... a success by local lake managers since recreational advisories were not needed, as compared to years prior,” ... than Lake Sylvan, resulted in park managers also not having to issue recreational advisories, while ...
Tending To Little House Chores Can Make Big Difference As Homes Age
of us, they are great reminders to keep our homes in good working condition. A newer home will not ... our homes: If you have a fireplace, clean it out, remove all ash and vacuum well. Remove wood from ... Sciences Educator and may be reached at 330-264-8722 or email@example.com CFAES provides research and related ...
Waterhemp on The Rise
sites of action, and a management plan that is diverse and includes multiple control tactics, are ... generally most effective for waterhemp management (Yadav et al. 2023). Tons of resources exist that cover ... the ID and management of waterhemp: Pigweed Identification Guide Amaranthaceae (Pigweed) ...
Alfalfa Weevil Update – Believe it or Not, Heat Units are Happening
information about alfalfa weevil, visit our factsheet at https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-32 If you ... are interested in a more detailed treatment of how growing degree days can be used in management ...
Becoming a Certified Crop Adviser and OSU Extension Online Exam Prep Course
areas of crop management, nutrient management, pest management, and soil and water management tested on ...