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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. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. The Dirt on Soil Health: Investing Below the Surface

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/events/webinar-recordings/dirt-soil-health-investing-below-surface-0

    The Dirt on Soil Health: Investing Below the Surface In this weekly series, farmers, industry, and ... academic experts will weigh in on practical steps to improve soil health and measure impact on crop yield ... and farm profitability. Does It Pay to Improve Soil Health on Your Farm? Panel discussion with farmers ...

  9. Author Speaker Series (Virtual)

    https://agnr.osu.edu/events/author-speaker-series-virtual

    Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Garden, with support from NIFA IPM Pollinator Health grant and the Manitou ... Mary Gardiner Good Garden Bugs: Everything You Need to Know about Beneficial Predatory Insects ...

  10. Water Quality Wednesdays Continue March 3rd

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-05/water-quality-wednesdays-continue-march-3rd

    many industries. Since agriculture occupies much of the land area in Ohio, adapting farming operations ... to include “best management practices” has been an area of focus for agricultural producers, ...

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