Fertility Management of Meadows
information on the role of nutrients in forage crop growth and management to maintain adequate fertility for ... Soil Fertility Manual. Norcross, Georgia. Rayburn, E. (1996). “Forage Management: Forage Fertilization ... producers during the establishment of the forage. Managing fertility for the maintenance of the stand and ...
Mummy Berry of Blueberry
effective. Mummies that are disturbed or covered with soil at this time remain dormant or do not produce ... or other diseases, consult Bulletin 861, Midwest Small Fruit Pest Management Handbook. Where mummy ...
Low-Cost Crop-Management Considerations
fewer well-managed acres would be greater than a larger acreage that is poorly managed. Evaluate soils ... selections and determining seeding rates. Conduct Soil Analysis and Develop a Soil Fertility Program ... potassium may not require additional nutrients for a year or more. Emphasize potassium fertility for soybean ...
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 ...
squarely behind and have tiny pits in rows above. Adults are found on vegetation; larvae in moist soil near ... commonly found in burrows, under stones, and in damp soil. Seedcorn Beetle (7.5 mm) Adults are 5⁄16 inch ... spring. They can cause some injury to seed corn and sorghum planted in wet soils or under conditions that ...
Turning Crude Glycerin into Polyurethane Foam and Biopolyols
has become more pressing. Previous research has concentrated on using both chemical and biological ... research has demonstrated the potential for using crude glycerin as an alternative to petroleum for ... research and commercialization efforts relating to development of bio-based polyols or ...
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 ...
Using Pasture Measurement to Improve Your Management
pasture fields can help with many management decisions graziers must make. Most graziers are familiar with ... help producers see trends in forage growth and enable them to adjust their management accordingly. All ... Management guru Peter Drucker said, “What gets measured gets changed.” Most graziers can easily identify some ...
The Biology of Soil Compaction
microbes, is a storehouse for nutrients, and keeps nutrients recycling within the soil. Humus or old carbon ... flourishing bacteria populations that thrive on high oxygen levels in the soil and the release of nutrients in ... after deep tillage as a function of subsequent cumulative rainfall. Soil and Tillage Research, 68, ...
Phomopsis Cane and Leaf Spot of Grape
"dead-arm," which was thought to be caused by the fungus Phomopsis viticola. In 1976, researchers demonstrated ... rot has been observed in several Ohio vineyards. Research has shown that berry infection can occur ... planting sites with direct, all-day sunlight (avoid shade). Good soil drainage and air circulation are also ...