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  1. Useful Tables: Adjustments and Conversions on Corn and Soybean Parameters

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-502

    1 Atomic Weight of Nutrients Element Atomic Weight N Nitrogen 14.01 P Phosphorus 30.98 K Potassium 39.10 Ca ... Retired, Extension Agronomist. (Originally published in 2001.)   Ag Crops and Livestock Farm Management ... agronomy corn soybean planting date micronutrient sources seed spacing atomic weight of nutrients soybean ...

  2. Hepatitis E: A Foodborne Zoonotic Threat in the U.S. and Abroad

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

    Agricultural Research and Development Center, Ohio State University Extension, Wooster Hepatitis is ... tainted water, or through produce irrigated or fertilized with feces from infected swine herds. Currently ... shellfish such as oysters and on strawberries that were fertilized with infected pig manure (Meng 2011).  ...

  3. Silage Season

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/silage-season

    community.  On Monday, September 13 at 11:30 AM, Gregg Fogle (OSU Sheep Farm Manager) and Dr. Brady Campbell (OSU ... be sure to impress your next dinner guests. On Thursday, September 16 at 11:30 AM, our own Frank ... Becker will be discussing plant health management for the home garden. Knowing how to prevent insect ...

  4. Growing Garlic in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1627

    feeder, requiring a high level of nutrients. Have the soil tested and analyzed for site-specific ... recommendations for fertilizer applications. Contact your local OSU Extension office for information on soil ... based on the soil test. Soils higher in organic matter will generally need fewer applied nutrients ...

  5. Growing Onions in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1616

    soil fertility is essential for optimal onion production. Testing your soil pH and nutrient ... apart. Onion transplants should be planted with 1 inch of the lower portion in the soil. Fertilizing High ... is recommended to test your soil every three years; once before planting, and then after fertilizing ...

  6. Phytophthora Root and Crown Rot of Fruit Trees

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-06

    Heavy, wet soils that remain saturated for extended periods of time are required for disease development. ... green. To observe below-ground symptoms, you need to remove several inches of soil around the base of the ... soilborne fungi, many of which are common inhabitants of most orchard soils. Some species that are not ...

  7. Masked Chafers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-51

    Entomology Masked chafers are beetles that have larvae, called white grubs, which can attack managed turf. ... surrounding soil and increase to 2.1 mm in diameter and have a nearly spherical shape. Larvae: First instars ... in mid-June and are active into mid-July. Males come to the soil surface after dark before females ...

  8. Tree Pruning and Ladder Safety for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892282

    penetration in soft soil. Improper setup and use of tripod ladders leads to many incidents, including falls: ... Wonacott, Research Specialist, Vocational Education; Peter Ling, Greenhouse Specialist; and Thomas Bean, ... Management Home, Yard and Garden Horticulture safety horticulture landscape tree pruning and ladder safety ...

  9. Optimizing Field Traffic Patterns to Improve Machinery Efficiency: Path Planning Using Guidance Lines

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-5531

    nutrients along with increasing yield potential, thereby enhancing farm economic potential. Other benefits ... accurate placement of inputs, and the ability to manage around environmentally sensitive areas within ... management, and begin at the closest field edge to the machine entry point. For straight guidance lines, the ...

  10. Living a Marginal Life

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/living-marginal-life-0

    life. Margin is the space we leave in our day for a little down time, for error, for wiggle room. When ... we learn to only schedule up to 60% of our day, we have room for the unexpected. Then our day is not ... Swenson, M.D. describes margin: “Margin is the space between our load and our limits. It is the amount ...

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