Site

Search results

  1. Soil and Water Field Night- August 17

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/video/soil-and-water-field-night-august-17

    SOIL HEALTH SERIES with Rafiq Islam and Patrick Dengel. Discussion points about the upcoming Soil ... disorders, current weed management issues in Ohio, and an in-field soil health demonstration. ...

  2. Soil Health Series- Episode 10

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/video/soil-health-series-episode-10

    with The Ohio State University. This monthly series focuses on Healthy Soil Healthy Environment which ... will help improve soil health and environment by educating farmers, youth and the general public about ... the importance and management of soil health. visit our website at: soilhealth.osu.edu for more ...

  3. Ohio No-Till Field Day

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/events/ohio-no-till-field-day

    Learn what we’re learning from the historic no-till plots at OARDC about soil carbon, soil ... erosion control and forage; no-till corn success; and measuring soil health. Speakers include: Jim ...

  4. Soil Health Series- Episode 11

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/video/soil-health-series-episode-11

    SOIL HEALTH SERIES with Vinayak Shedekar. He presents a report on the Conservation Tillage and ... some of the speakers and attendees at the conference who presented on various topics related to soil ...

  5. Urban Agriculture & Community Garden Summit

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/events/urban-agriculture-community-garden-summit

    Summit focusing on urban agriculture including:  4 season gardening, Aquaponics, Plant Pathology, ... Soil Building, Crop Selection Franklin Park Conservatory, Columbus, OH click here for registration ...

  6. Avoiding Compaction

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/news/avoiding-compaction

    induced by agricultural machinery often affects soil properties and crop production. Axle load is the ... Heavy farm machinery compacts the soil, both on tilled ground and no-tilled ground. Compaction ... first factor that has to be considered in soil compaction, according to Randall Reeder, Ohio State ...

  7. Using the Slake Test to Determine Soil Crusting

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/menu-position/5/using-slake-test-determine-soil-crusting

    An easy to use test can be done to predict potential soil crusting on farm fields.  All you need ... is some chicken wire, water, a glass jar, and a dry clump of soil.  When you immerse the clump of ... soil in the jar of water, the longer it holds together, the better the soil structure to resist ...

  8. Using the Slake Test to Determine Soil Crusting

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/news/using-slake-test-determine-soil-crusting

    An easy to use test can be done to predict potential soil crusting on farm fields.  All you need ... is some chicken wire, water, a glass jar, and a dry clump of soil.  When you immerse the clump of ... soil in the jar of water, the longer it holds together, the better the soil structure to resist ...

  9. Making sense of Soil Health Testing: Ohio State’s path forward

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/news/making-sense-soil-health-testing-ohio-state%E2%80%99s-path-forward

    do—from row crops to gardens, from rural fields to urban lots, from education to research. We are excited ... The topic of soil health has been receiving a great deal of attention lately and farmers are ... increasingly interested in understanding more about their soils. There are a number of labs that now offer some ...

  10. Avoiding Compaction

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/node/106

    traveled are recommended. Driving on soil that is wetter than the plastic limit (soil crumbles, ideal for ...

Pages