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  1. Virtual Gardening: Urban Soil Investigation

    https://agnr.osu.edu/events/virtual-gardening-urban-soil-investigation

    show you how to identify, test, and fix urban soil problems like contamination and poor plant growth. ... urban farm, grow your own food, or find out more about the soil in your own backyard? This webinar will ...

  2. Still Time to Frost Seed Red Clover

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-05/still-time-frost-seed-red-clover

    a great chance to work. Frost seeding is a very low cost, higher risk way to establish new forages in ... existing fields by spreading seed over the field and let the freezing and thawing action of the soil allow ... the seed to make “seed to soil” contact allowing it to successfully germinate. When you see soils ...

  3. Is It Too Early to Apply Nitrogen to Wheat?----Yes

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-05/it-too-early-apply-nitrogen-wheat-yes

    yield benefit from N applications made prior to this time. Soil organic matter and/or N applied at ... loss even at green-up applications. To lessen this risk a producer may want to use a N source that has ... spread the risk of N loss and to improve N efficiency; however, Ohio State University research has not ...

  4. 12 honored in Virtual Alumni Awards

    https://advancement.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/newsletter/cfaes-connect/march-2021/12-honored-virtual-alumni-awards

    Newton ('13 PhD, '10 MS, Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics) Washington, D.C. The Hon. ... Sciences) Belo Horizonte, Brazil  Luiz Lucchesi ('05 PhD Soil Science) Lavras, Brazil The  Young ... Dr. Cindy Barrera ('16 PhD Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering) Dearborn, Michigan Ken ...

  5. Who in the world is the CFAES Alumni Society Board?

    https://advancement.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/newsletter/cfaes-connect/march-2021/who-world-cfaes-alumni-society-board

    The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Alumni Society Board represents the ... members each month. Mark Evans, Northeast Ohio Representative  ’ 80 MS, ’ 77 BS Agricultural Education Q: ... outside gardening and doing yard work. I grow trials in my yard of new sample flowers and vegetables from ...

  6. Gearing Up for Spring

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-05/gearing-spring

    soon as the field is fit (hopefully you pulled a soil sample last fall, and if not, do it ASAP and send ... work tasks that you will need to do when the weather and soils are fit, then prioritize them. Think ... might have to wait. But planting forages too late in the spring brings a lot of risk to stand ...

  7. CFAES alumni spotlight: Yolanda Owens

    https://advancement.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/newsletter/cfaes-connect/february-2021/cfaes-alumni-spotlight-yolanda-owens

    A love affair with agriculture By: Tracy Turner It was a love of food that began when a young ... grandmother planting in the garden and later, the delicious aroma of persimmon bread baked from scratch using ... Years later, that love of food and agriculture led the Columbus-native to CFAES, where she earned her ...

  8. Midwest Women in Ag Community Education Series

    https://agnr.osu.edu/events/midwest-women-ag-community-education-series

    operation, women are increasing their footprint in the agricultural soil as developers, entrepreneurs, and ... Women working, owning, and operating in agriculture is an increasing demographic to the population ... of farms and ranches across the country. The 2017 US Census of Agriculture showed that the number of ...

  9. Projected Returns for 2021- Increasing Fertilizer Prices May Force Tough Decisions

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-05/projected-returns-2021-increasing-fertilizer-prices-may-force

    Alfalfa (Tables 15 and 16), available at your local Extension Office. Start with a recent soil test.  If ... your soil test levels are in the maintenance range or higher, 2021 may be a good year to “borrow” from ... your soil nutrient bank. As an example, a 150-bushel corn crop will remove about 55 pounds of P2O5 per ...

  10. Midwest Women in Ag Community Education Series

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/midwest-women-ag-community-education-series

    agricultural soil as developers, entrepreneurs, and marketing enthusiasts. Join us each Thursday in March from ... Midwest Women in Ag Community Education Series Women working, owning, and operating in agriculture ... Census of Agriculture showed that the number of female operators is still growing. Approximately 28% of ...

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