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  1. Pruning and Care of Tree Wounds

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-3311-09

    nutrient deficiency, homeowners may wish to apply mineral fertilizers for rapid, reliable growth responses, ... responsible for nutrient and water translocation (phloem and xylem) or structural support (heartwood), ... nutrient and water availability. Some trees may never completely close their wounds, depending on these and ...

  2. Growing American Ginseng in Ohio: Selecting a Site

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-58

    sites can be prone to fungal diseases. The literature varies on the soil nutrient requirements for ... your efforts on sites with the proper nutrient balance rather than adding fertilizers or other ... other aspects. These lower slope positions are often well-shaded and have deeper soil and more moisture ...

  3. Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2020-21

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-29/western-ohio-cropland-values-and-cash-rents-2020-21

    those crop returns. Soils, fertility and drainage/irrigation capabilities are primary factors that most ... were rural appraisers, agricultural lenders, professional farm managers, ag business professionals, OSU ... 3.9 percent depending on the region and land class. For the complete survey research summary go to the ...

  4. Ammonia Emission from Animal Feeding Operations and Its Impacts

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-723.1

    a fertilizer can be applied directly into soil on farm fields. It is also used to make fertilizers for farm ... State Extension Specialist Roderick Manuzon, Former Research Associate Lara Jane Hadlocon, Research ... the production of fertilizers, nitric acids, fuels, explosives, and refrigerants. Liquid ammonia as ...

  5. Poultry Litter Application

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/poultry-litter-application

    excellent source of plant nutrients and readily available in most parts of the state. Poultry litter can be ... litter in the state comes from laying hens and turkey finishers. Typical nutrient ranges in poultry ... influences the amount of nutrients per ton. Handlers of poultry litter have manure analysis sheets indicating ...

  6. Cover Crop Fundamentals

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-142

    spring, loss of soil from erosion is greatly reduced. 3. Fertility improvements —Legumes can add ... nutrients. 4. Suppress weeds —A dense stand of winter rye or other cover crop can suppress weeds by soil ... matter content of the soil. Overall, as the cost of fertilizer and herbicides continue to increase, the ...

  7. Soil Testing for Ohio Lawns, Landscapes, Fruit Crops, and Vegetable Gardens

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1132

    certain levels of soil nutrients to thrive. Soil nutrients and fertility may fluctuate during the growing ... Other Woody Plant Management – Standard Practices (Soil Management a. Modification, b. Fertilization ... vegetable gardens and fruit crops. Soil test results pinpoint plant nutrient needs and soil test lab ...

  8. Don’t Let Your Guard Down On Fall Armyworm, Just Yet

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-33/don%E2%80%99t-let-your-guard-down-fall-armyworm-just-yet

    our expanded trap network.  As adults are migratory (often flying with winds in the atmosphere), they ...

  9. Autumn Forage Harvest Management

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-29/autumn-forage-harvest-management

    cutting management, age of stand, soil fertility, variety, and soil moisture affect the level of that ... to fall harvest management uses growing degree-days (GDD) rather than calendar dates.  Research ... be more tolerant of a fall cutting.  Adequate fertility, especially soil potassium, and a soil pH ...

  10. Using Soil to Remove Pollutants From Wastewater

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-745

    surface of soil particles and consume the wastewater organic matter and nutrients as their food. Organic ... neighbors have been sickened with waterborne diseases from contaminated wells. Soil is the best medium to ... environment. Ohio has wonderfully diverse soil resources. Most of Ohio’s soils are best suited for growing food ...

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