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  1. Manure Application and Wheat

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-35/manure-application-and-wheat

    the nutrients deeper in the soil will protect the germinating wheat seed and still allow roots to ... access the nutrients. Poultry litter has become more popular as a starter fertilizer for wheat. With many ... There have been several calls this past week on using livestock manure as fertilizer for ...

  2. Fall is the Best Time to Sample for Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN)

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-37/fall-best-time-sample-soybean-cyst-nematode-scn

    planning to collect samples for soil fertility, a subsample can be used for SCN testing! After harvest, ... and where to send these samples, please visit our article:  ‘Collect Fall Soil Samples for SCN.’ ... visible symptoms. To know if the nematode is present in a field, soil sample for SCN testing must be ...

  3. Dr. Mark Sulc Retires

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-40/dr-mark-sulc-retires

    research on topics including, development of predictive equations for alfalfa quality (i.e. PEAQ sticks for ... alfalfa management), integrated crop livestock systems, field evaluation of potato-leaf hopper resistance ... efforts. Although Mark’s research and extension efforts are notable, perhaps his greatest contribution was ...

  4. Fertilization Recommendations

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4348

    and potassium (K) fertilizer when soil-test phosphorus and potassium are adequate according to state ... For optimal yields on mineral soils with subsoil pH greater than 6.0 (generally western Ohio), the ... pH range should be maintained between 6.0 and 6.8. On mineral soils with subsoil pH less than 6.0 ...

  5. Poultry Litter Application

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-32/poultry-litter-application

    license, Certified Livestock Manager certificate, or be a Certified Crop Advisor. Nutrient Application; ... excellent source of plant nutrients and readily available in most parts of the state. With fall harvest just ... litter in the state comes from laying hens and turkey finishers. Typical nutrient ranges in poultry ...

  6. Plan Now for Fall Fertilization of Perennial Forages

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-26/plan-now-fall-fertilization-perennial-forages

    https://forages.osu.edu/forage-management/soil-fertility-forages. We highly recommend using this tool to check any fertilizer recommendations you receive, as we ... Early fall is one of the best times to topdress maintenance fertilizer on perennial forages. Soils ... of soil P and K are important for the productivity and persistence of forage stands. But nutrient ...

  7. What Is a Good Soil Health Number In Ohio?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-29/what-good-soil-health-number-ohio

    As our understanding of soil health advances, farmers are increasingly interested in assessing and ... analyses (POXC or active carbon, Respiration,  and Soil Protein) were run in the Soil Fertility Lab ... Importance of Soil Type Soil type often needs to be considered when assessing soil fertility test values. For ...

  8. Winter Application of Manure

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-40/winter-application-manure

    Western Lake Erie Basin (WLEB) watershed, the application of manure to frozen and snow-covered soils ...

  9. Can We Get More Information From Our Soil Samples?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-29/can-we-get-more-information-our-soil-samples

    A soil test is a profitable investment to inform our nutrient management strategy. Some farms find ... aggregate stability.   We have recently updated our guidelines for choosing a soil nutrient lab to include ... consider additional tests that can provide helpful management information. Some examples are soil health, ...

  10. Fall Herbicide Applications in Dry Conditions

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-39/fall-herbicide-applications-dry-conditions

    Our Annual Article to Nag about Fall Herbicides and Cressleaf Groundsel, AVOID A NIGHTMARE NEXT ... of managing marestail and other overwintering species. The dry pattern this fall may have reduced ... and growth at this time could help determine if an application is necessary. In OSU research there has ...

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