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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Latest Publications

    https://senr.osu.edu/news/latest-publications

    Shaffer. High-throughput assessment of soil carbonate minerals in urban environments,  Geoderma, Volume 382, 2021,114778, ...

  7. SENR News Highlights

    https://senr.osu.edu/news/senr-news-highlights-5

    Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) has named its top 25 seniors. The Distinguished Senior Award ... features (so far) honoring scholars in environmental justice, soil science and environmental education. ... grand challenges, for the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences: water quality, the ...

  8. FST Facilities Page

    https://fst.osu.edu/research-and-centers/fst-facilities-page

    Agricultural Engineering 136 NewGen Smokehouse, pilot-scale design to replicate two-wide production scale ... interactions for better functionality and detection of food contaminants. Major equipment available in this ... Department of Agriculture's meat and poultry inspection program. Capabilities include: Slaughter of ...

  9. How (and why) CFAES faculty should apply for the Food Systems Leadership Institute

    https://fst.osu.edu/news/how-and-why-cfaes-faculty-should-apply-food-systems-leadership-institute

    agriculture-related faculty and administrators from around the United States and Canada—is selected to start the ... Agricultural Environmental, and Development Economics  and faculty director of Ohio State’s  Sustainability ... Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership Stefan Niewiesk,  professor of veterinary ...

  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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