Soils and Soil Health
components determine the composition and agricultural productivity of soil. Soils change over time, but it ... soil health. The recommendation for most agricultural soils is a pH between 6.0 and 7.0, which is ... the soil surface? Soil Health Soil health is an emerging topic within the field of agriculture, with ...
Native Shrubs: Creating Living Landscapes for Birds, Butterflies, Bees, and Other Beneficials
Cephalanthus occidentalis Buttonbush prefers moist or even wetland soils but is adaptable to moist garden sites ... are tolerant of moist-to-wet soils and occasional flooding. Trial gardens and demonstration plots are ... HYG-5813 Agriculture and Natural Resources 05/10/2023 Denise Ellsworth, Program Director, ...
Bumble Bee Pollination in Tomato Greenhouses
ENT-0092 Agriculture and Natural Resources 05/23/2023 Emily Runnion; PhD Student; Sivakoff Lab; ... agricultural economic market. Hybrid tomato seeds, on a per-weight basis, can be more valuable than gold ... $10.8 billion (Cooley & Vallejo-Marín, 2021). According to the 2019 U.S. Department of Agriculture ...
Assessing Farm Financial Health Using Your Balance Sheet
ANR-0135 Agriculture and Natural Resources 05/18/2023 Chris Zoller, Educator, Agriculture and ... risk a farm can bear measuring farm financial health (growth, liquidity, solvency, and ratios) gauging ... worth financial health Agriculture and Natural Resources ...
Native Trees: Creating Living Landscapes for Birds, Butterflies, Bees, and Other Beneficials
HYG-5815 Agriculture and Natural Resources 05/02/2023 Marne Titchenell, Program Director, ... nectar, pollen, cover, nesting sites, and nesting materials. Human development and some agricultural ... backyards, decks and patios, community garden plots, and small meadows, are increasingly important to provide ...
Drones for Spraying Pesticides—Opportunities and Challenges
FABE-540 Agriculture and Natural Resources 01/24/2023 Erdal Ozkan; Professor and Extension State ... Specialist—Pesticide Application Technology; Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering; The Ohio ... about 30% of all agricultural spraying in South Korea, and about 40% of Japan’s rice crop, is sprayed ...
Buckwheat as a Cover Crop in Ohio
white mold. Buckwheat is very frost sensitive and does not germinate/thrive in cold soil. Contamination ... ANR-0122 Agriculture and Natural Resources 04/05/2023 Sarah Noggle; Educator; Food, Agriculture ... Associate, Water Quality; Food, Agriculture, and Environmental Sciences; Ohio State University Extension, ...
Triticale as a Cover Crop in Ohio
ANR-0120 Agriculture and Natural Resources 04/04/2023 Sarah Noggle; Educator; Food, Agriculture ... Associate, Water Quality; Food, Agriculture, and Environmental Sciences; Ohio State University Extension, ... Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop triticale. Heat tolerance Good Drought ...
Hairy Vetch as a Cover Crop in Ohio
ANR-0131 Agriculture and Natural Resources 04/06/2023 Sarah Noggle; Educator; Food, Agriculture ... Associate, Water Quality; Food, Agriculture, and Environmental Sciences; Ohio State University Extension, ... habit: 3–7 feet Preferred soil pH: 5.5–7.5 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop hairy vetch. Drought ...
Ohio Transportation Improvement Districts (TIDs)
College of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Sciences; Ohio State University Extension, Noble County ... Coordination, and Regional Transportation Planning Organizations, 2016). Ohio TID Examples (Urban and Rural) ... Urban: Franklin County— “The Franklin County TID facilitates collaboration between local jurisdictional ...