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  1. Forest Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-34-02

    Specialist, Forestry What is forest management? If you were to ask a forester to define forest management ... , he/she would probably tell you something like: "Forest management is the application of appropriate ... etc.) to the management of a forest to achieve the owner's objectives." Stated more simply, ...

  2. Calculating Cation Exchange Capacity, Base Saturation, and Calcium Saturation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-81

    important soil measurements that help determine how a soil is managed and fertilized. While standard soil ... Capacity (CEC) Cation exchange capacity (CEC) is a fundamental soil property used to predict plant nutrient ... availability and retention in the soil. It is the potential of available nutrient supply, not a direct ...

  3. Management Considerations for the Cribbing Horse

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-89

    & Management, Ohio State ATI Note: This article was originally peer reviewed and published through ... (Wickens & Heleski, 2010), therefore aspects of human management may cause cribbing behavior. Specific ... Researchers have conflicting opinions on whether preventing a horse from cribbing is stressful for the horse. ...

  4. Reports & Program Highlights

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/about/reports-newsletters

    the land-grant mission of The Ohio State University by interpreting knowledge and research developed ... by Extension and other faculty and staff at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, ... needs of the local community while also addressing state, national, and global issues. Our practical ...

  5. Using Soil Electrical Conductivity (EC) to Delineate Field Variation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-565

    seeding Topsoil depth, CEC, soil productivity, organic matter. Variable-rate nutrient application based on ... data. Most Farm Management Information Systems (FMIS) and GIS software packages can create soil EC maps ... precision nutrient management, these sensors also assist with irrigation management by depicting changes in ...

  6. Manure and Compost: Nitrogen Availability in Organic Production

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-34

    Ag Crops and Livestock organic manure compost nitrogen soil nutrient management plan plant-available ... is a challenging obstacle for producers. A nutrient management plan needs to consider the following ... prevent excessive soil nutrient levels. Volatilization Losses Immediate incorporation or injection of ...

  7. CD Wire- September 13, 2021

    https://comdev.osu.edu/cd-wire/2021-09-13

    basis. We thank Ray for his contributions to our profession, then and now. The award recognizes a CD ... teaching and research; exhibit a long-standing record of teamwork and collaboration in program planning, ... Johnson, and Dean Kress will be visiting many of our education sites on Tuesday, September 21. Volunteers ...

  8. Interpreting a Soil Test Report

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AGF-514

    define soil factors related to nutrient availability and holding capacity that should be considered as ... are given in Tri-State Fertilizer Recommendations for Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, and Alfalfa. Soil pH and ... indicators of the relative available nutrient levels in the soil and not equal to the total amounts of these ...

  9. Tree University: Investing in Trees for Health, Safety, and Equity

    https://chadwickarboretum.osu.edu/events/tree-university-investing-trees-health-safety-and-equity

    1-hour webinar with Rosalie Hendon, Environmental Planner and project manager of Columbus' first ... UFMP Project manager Rosalie Hendon will detail challenges, opportunities, and early wins that Columbus ... April 2021. Rosalie Hendon is the project manager of Columbus’ first Urban Forestry Master Plan. An ...

  10. Growing Muskmelons in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1615

    fertilizer nutrients per 1,000 square feet of plot space would be adequate: 1 pound of actual nitrogen, ... raise the soil pH to the range of 6.4 to 6.7. Pest Management Insect Management Adequate spacing between ... a warm season crop, adapted to average monthly temperatures of 65 to 75 degrees F, and needing ample soil ...

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