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  1. Soil Health Management Resources

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

    Lime or Gypsum  (FACT SHEET) Soil Diseases and Contamination Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation for ... Below are free online resources on various soil health management topics.  Runoff and Erosion ... SHEET) Grassed Waterways  (FACT SHEET) Using Cover Crops to Improve Soil & Water Quality  (FACT ...

  2. Drainage

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

      Water Control Structures   Read more Agricultural Best Management Practices   Soil compaction Soil ... THIS PAGE IS UNDER DEVELOPMENT Many Ohio soils have heavy clay contents which can lead to slow ... drainage. Adding soil organic matter increases the soil’s water-holding capacity over time.  Organic Matter ...

  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. Soil Health Assessment

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

    ’ ability to meet those. Urban gardeners can choose species of vegetables or landscaping plants that are ... Although farmers have intuitively understood the importance of soil health for generations, recent ... efforts have focused on how to better measure and quantify soil health. Here we present information on soil ...

  5. Hamilton County Master Gardener Volunteer (MGV) Program Receives an Award at the State MGV Conference

    https://hamilton.osu.edu/news/hamilton-county-master-gardener-volunteer-mgv-program-receives-award-state-mgv-conference

    Gardener Volunteers, Friends of the MGV program and Coordinators.  The Hamilton County Master Gardener ... Garden. Refer to the following link for the other awards given out that evening:  ... https://mastergardener.osu.edu/news/2020-master-gardener-volunteer-state-conference. ...

  6. Hamilton County 4-H Update 11-4-2020

    https://hamilton.osu.edu/news/hamilton-county-4-h-update-11-4-2020

    SIMPSON Snack Attack SNAP-Ed Edition (in partnership with SNAP-Ed) Coding SPIN Club Garden SPIN Club ...

  7. Updated Cover Crop Selector Tool Available from Midwest Cover Crops Council

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/news/updated-cover-crop-selector-tool-available-midwest-cover-crops-council

    universities, including Purdue, the province of Ontario and other agricultural stakeholders — is rolling out an ... funding from North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program and Grain Farmers ...

  8. Hamilton County 4-H Update 10-7-2020

    https://hamilton.osu.edu/news/hamilton-county-4-h-update-10-7-2020

    opportunities. This could be for a school garden but will also incorporate equity and diversity into the ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 2020 Hamilton County Master Gardener Volunteer Training Begins October 8th

    https://hamilton.osu.edu/news/2020-hamilton-county-master-gardener-volunteer-training-begins-october-8th

    OSU Extension, Hamilton County is now accepting applications for their 2020 Master Gardener ... Volunteer Training Class.  The Master Gardener Volunteer Program provides intensive training in horticulture ... to interested gardeners who then volunteer their time assisting with educational programs and ...

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