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  1. 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 ...

  2. Remote Sensing in Precision Agriculture

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-5541

    crop nutrient deficiencies, and other crop and soil conditions are required. As a result, maps ... agriculture agronomy corn soybeans wheat improved farming techniques nutrient management Food, Agricultural ... Best Management Practices for Addressing Challenges with Imagery Quality FABE-554.1 Agriculture ...

  3. Billbugs in Turfgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2502-12

    Recent research shows that adults become active when the soil surface temperature approaches 65 to 68°F. ... in the soil, worm holes, and in leaf litter near turf. The hibernating adults become active in ... late-April to mid-May when the soil surface temperatures rise above 60°F. The adults wander in search of ...

  4. Brown Patch on Turfgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-3084

    fungicide applications are made for managing the disease on highly cultivated turfgrass such as golf course ... as being facultative parasites. The fungus survives on decaying organic matter or in soil, but will ... height, soil, and environmental conditions. In low cut turfgrass, symptoms appear as irregular, blighted ...

  5. Slugs on Field Crops

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-20

    are left on the soil surface. There are many advantages to growers with no-till, including reduced ... soil and water erosion, reduced labor requirements, increased soil moisture, and improved soil tilth to ... corn is below ground and within the whorls, corn will almost always emerge from the soil and put out ...

  6. Red Stele Root Rot of Strawberry

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-34

    controlling this disease but are most effective when used in combination with good soil water management ... States. The disease is most destructive in heavy clay soils that are saturated with water during cool ... weather when the fungus is most active. The red stele fungus can survive in soil for up to 13 years or ...

  7. Hydroponic Nutrient Solution for Optimized Greenhouse Tomato Production

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1437

    Nutrient Solutions Off the shelf fertilizers for phased tomato nutrient solutions are typically not ... fertilizer salts to formulate nutrient stock solutions to dilute and use for plants. Some fertilizer ... companies offer custom mix fertilizers if you are using them in large quantities. Using a phased nutrient ...

  8. Natural Organic Lawn Care

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-4031

    organic fertilizers also add organic matter to the soil. The three major nutrients plants need are ... role in fertilizer recommendations, so don't guess—soil test first! University research has shown ... reduce soilborne plant diseases, and help hold nutrients for plant use. Good soil also contains adequate ...

  9. Growing Cabbage in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1611

    to avoid hot summer temperatures. Cabbage grows well in fertile, well-drained, moist soils with ... Fertilizing Fertilizer and lime are best applied using the results of a soil test as a guide. Contact your ... fertilizer thoroughly into the soil about 2 weeks before transplanting.  When transplanting, use a liquid ...

  10. Fundamentals of energy analysis for crop production agriculture

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-6621

    Research Associate Ashish Manandhar, Graduate Research Associate Ajay Shah, Assistant Professor Energy is ... include seeds, chemical fertilizers (nitrogen, phosphate, potassium, and sulphur), pesticides (herbicides, ... [7], 43.51 [3] Fungicides   49.44 [7], 84.26 [2], 92.86 [3] Fertilizer lb   Nitrogen   21.50 [2], 28.44 ...

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