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  1. Erosion Control

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-management/erosion-control

    Overview The top 6-8" of soil (or topsoil) is uniquely able to support plant and microbial ... soils and water quality. Key Strategies  Minimal disturbance – Using fewer tillage events, or at least ... lighter ones, will keep soil aggregates intact to slow the breakdown of organic matter and help prevent ...

  2. Commercial Soil Testing

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-assessment/commercial-soil-testing

    https://dirt.osu.edu/urban-agriculture-outreach/soil-heavy-metal-testing/sampling-instructions Soluble Salts Soluble salts commonly found in soils include calcium, magnesium, sodium, chloride, ... https://soilhealth.osu.edu/sites/soilhealth/files/imce/WhitePapers/Soil%20Aggregate%20Stability.pdf Soil Sampling for Contaminant Testing (for homeowners) Ohio State's Damaged Soil ... When to Collect Soil Samples We recommend conducting a commercial soil test for any new field or ...

  3. Soil Health Management

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-management

    Think about additional equipment, risk, or testing expenses; and realize that many soil improvements ... Set Reasonable Soil Health Goals The first step to soil health management is assessing your ... current soil health and identifying what properties need to be maintained or improved. Then set up soil ...

  4. Courtney Krieger

    https://fulton.osu.edu/people/courtney-krieger

    Agricultural Communications. She is a Fulton County local as she grew up on her family farm right here in ...

  5. Drainage

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-management/drainage

    Overview  Many Ohio soils have heavy clay contents which can lead to slow drainage and standing ... matter.  Increased soil organic matter enhances your soil's ability to absorb water, leading to less ... your rotation.  Add a sod crop to your rotation.  Reduce tillage to provide less disturbance to soil ...

  6. Agricultural Hall of Fame Nominations Sought

    https://fulton.osu.edu/news/agricultural-hall-fame-nominations-sought-1

    Nominations are currently being sought for the 2021 Fulton County Agricultural Hall of Fame Award. ... Because the agricultural industry plays an important part in the lifestyle and economy of Fulton County ... the Agricultural Hall of Fame was organized in 1983.  Being inducted into the Hall of Fame is the ...

  7. Soil Organic Matter

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-management/soil-organic-matter

    Overview Increased soil organic matter provides numberous related benefits to soil health. ... enhances your soil's ability to absorb water, leading to less water stress during both dry and wet ... periods provides better conditions and a food source for soil biota, leading to improved biodiversity; ...

  8. Biological Activity

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-management/biological-activity

    Overview Biologial activity in your soil helps to add organic matter, cycle nutrients, and ... create biodiversity. A biologically active soil supports natural soil food webs and the interactions that support ... a resilient and healthy soil. Read more:  Understanding Soil Microbes and Nutrient Recycling For increased ...

  9. Fulton County Agricultural Hall of Fame

    https://fulton.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/fulton-county-agricultural-hall-fame

    2020 Fulton County Agricultural Hall of Fame Inductees  2020 Fulton County Agricultural Hall of ... Fame Inductees Video Hall of Fame Inductees- 1983 to Present   2019 Fulton County Agricultural Hall of ... Fame Inductees   2018 Fulton County Agricultural Hall of Fame Inductees 2017 Fulton County ...

  10. 2021 Programs

    https://fulton.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/2021-programs-register-online-these-winter-programs

    Supported Agriculture/Direct Marketing Conference on October 24-25, 2021 to be held right here in Fulton ... the Northwest Agricultural Research Station with a free lunch provided at the conclusion of the day. ...

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