Water Effects on Livestock Performance
increase nutrient distribution throughout the field. Through management of available water and tank ... livestock productivity. Management of the water source can lead to more uniform distribution of nutrients ... dramatically than any other nutrient deficiency (Boyles). Water constitutes approximately 60 to 70 percent of ...
Shiitake Mushroom Production: Fruiting, Harvesting, and Storage
stored enough nutrients to form mushrooms. When mushrooms appear, you know the log has fully colonized. ... 2013. Best Management Practices for Log-Based Shiitake Cultivation in the Northeastern United States. ... Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education. Burlington, VT: The University of Vermont. ...
Bumble Bees and Solitary Bees & Wasps in Urban Landscapes
insects, living in annual colonies that are formed in soil cavities, old rodent burrows, or similar voids. ... fertilized females seek overwintering sites. Remaining males and workers in the colony die with frost or the ... in ground that has little or no plant cover. They can throw up soil into a pile that is commonly an ...
Managing Stress for a Healthy Heart
prevent stress can greatly reduce the risk of a heart-related health issue. Manage Stress An important ... piece to heart disease prevention is managing stress. Stress makes the heart beat faster to get the body ... immune system Suggestions for Managing Stress Are: Take time out each day to relax. Maintain a healthy ...
Ohio Soil Health Card
record long-term changes in soil health and to compare the effects of different soil management ... in the same way you would divide them for soil-fertility sampling: separate by factors like soil ... soil health ohio soil health card growing season ph nutrient levels soil quality Agriculture and ...
Shiitake Mushroom Production: Inoculating Logs with Spawn
mushroom production should be harvested as part of an overall forest management plan. Individuals ... selecting the appropriate trees. For more information on forest management, read fact sheet " Forest ... Management " (F-34), available at ohioline.osu.edu. Suitable Tree Species The hardwood tree family most ...
Secondary Injury Prevention: Understanding Concussions
medical attention. What Should I Do if I Think I Have a Concussion? Recognition and proper management of ... Collie, A., Anderson, V., & Davis, G. (2004). Can we manage sport related concussion in children the ... Crops and Livestock Farm Management Horticulture farm safety ohio agrability series concussion ...
Ohio Data that Shaped the Tri-State Fertilizer Recommendations
wheat alfalfa michigan ohio indiana fertilizer recommendations soil nutrient management tri-state ... that very low soil test levels require high fertilizer rates, but as soil test levels increase, our ... a cornerstone for field crop soil fertility between Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. These recommendations were ...
Wages and Benefits for Farm Employees 2009
Management, Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics, Ohio State University Extension Chris ... employment, human resources, and farm management are available through the Ohio Ag Manager Newsletter ... Development Economics Farm Management website (aede.osu.edu/programs/FarmManagement). Forty percent of ...
Opportunities for Sub-surface Nutrient Placement in Ohio
ability to place fertilizer and other soil amendments below the soil surface can be a powerful tool for ... type equipment. B: “Zone Mixing” Type Equipment —mixes fertilizer and soil in a tilled zone generally ... a thorough mixing action on the soil while blending a liquid, or dry fertilizer or manure. Generally able to ...