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  1. Native Shrubs: Creating Living Landscapes for Birds, Butterflies, Bees, and Other Beneficials

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5813

    ecosystem services. These services include the creation of oxygen, nutrient cycling, decomposition, and the ... plants can beautify our surroundings and create essential habitats for many creatures. Interest in using ... series are native to the region and generally suitable to grow throughout Ohio, keep in mind that soil ...

  2. Sunflower as a Cover Crop in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0123

    average): May 20–Sept. 6 Upright growth habit: 2–10 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.5 Table 1. Rating the ... Low fertility tolerance Good Winter survival Winter-killed Planting Drilled at 1–1½ inches In a mix: ... for grazing and wildlife. The taproot of sunflower reaches deep to improve soil structure. It is ...

  3. Sweetclover as a Cover Crop in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0134

    (state average): Mar. 29–May 20: July 25–Sept. 6 Upright growth habit: 1.5–7.0 feet Preferred soil pH: ... Excellent Shade tolerance Good Flood tolerance Very good Low fertility tolerance Excellent Winter survival ... fertilizer replacement). Additional performance information: Deep-rooted after establishment Contains ...

  4. Oats as a Cover Crop in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0116

    average): July 2–Oct. 19 Upright growth habit: 2–5 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the ... Flood tolerance Good Low fertility tolerance Good Winter survival Some oat varieties may overwinter ... dependable than drilling or broadcasting with incorporation. Use a nitrogen (N) starter fertilizer when ...

  5. Grape Berry Moth

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0097

    ENT-0097 Agriculture and Natural Resources 04/25/2024 Daiyanera Kelsey, Research Technician, The ... infestations are worse along vineyard edges, especially near wooded areas. Scouting and Management Grape berry ... thresholds. If infestation exceeds these thresholds, active management is needed. Alternatively, insecticide ...

  6. Sorghum-Sudangrass as a Cover Crop in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0118

    average): May 20–Sept. 6 Upright growth habit: 8–12 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the ... fertility tolerance Good Winter survival Winter-killed Planting Drilled at ½–1½ inches 16–30 lb./acre (pure ... closer than 6 inches to the soil surface to ensure growth. Brown midrib hybrids are available for higher ...

  7. Ohio Soil Health Card

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/sag-1

    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 ... sustainable agriculture soil health ohio soil health card growing season ph nutrient levels soil quality ...

  8. Buckwheat as a Cover Crop in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0122

    window (state average): June 11–Sept. 28 Semi-upright to upright growth habit: 2–5 feet Preferred soil ... tolerance Good Drought tolerance Good Low fertility tolerance Excellent Winter survival Expected winterkill ... of cover crop buckwheat. Nitrogen scavenger Good Soil builder Good Weed fighter Excellent Quick ...

  9. Oilseed Radish Cover Crop

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-5

    soil quality for economic crop production. It has the ability to recycle soil nutrients, suppress weeds ... soil are rapidly absorbed by this cover crop, thus preventing leaching or runoff of nutrients into ... time. Capturing and recycling of excess soil nutrients in biomass is one of the most important features ...

  10. Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio Forests: Japanese Stiltgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-70-11

    tolerate low-light environments with sufficient soil nutrients and moisture; conversely, it can tolerate ... low-nutrient and low-moisture environments with adequate light. Where there are adequate amounts of nutrients ... especially when aided by disturbance that exposes bare mineral soil. Where white-tailed deer are abundant, ...

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