Site

Search results

  1. Erosion Control

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-management/erosion-control

    Overview The top 6-8" of soil (or topsoil) is uniquely able to support plant and microbial ... life. But topsoil can be depleted by wind or water erosion and poor management, leading to lower ... soils and water quality. Key Strategies  Minimal disturbance – Using fewer tillage events, or at least ...

  2. Animal Sciences Bullish about on-Animal Sensors Project with Australia’s CQUniversity

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/animal-sciences-bullish-about-animal-sensors-project-australia%E2%80%99s-cquniversity-0

    from the Don Scott Ohio State Beef Center, Eastern Agricultural Research Station, Jackson Agricultural ... Professor James Kinder has been liaising with International Programs in Agriculture Director  Dr. Luis Cañas ...

  3. Increasing Yields by Suppressing Soilborne Pests via Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation Documented by Ram Khadka’s Dissertation

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/increasing-yields-suppressing-soilborne-pests-anaerobic-soil-disinfestation-documented-ram

    Wooster’s Ram Khadka, advised by Distinguished Professor of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences ... in Plant Pathology Sally A. Miller.  Anaerobic soil disinfestation is the relatively new process they ... employed, amending the soil with organic matter, then flooding and covering the soil to promote conditions ...

  4. ACEL, AEDE Faculty Assess, Evaluate Navajo Nation’s Water Security

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/acel-aede-faculty-assess-evaluate-navajo-nation%E2%80%99s-water-security

    professor in Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics, will lead evaluation of the project’s ... that use sustainable solar-power pumps, drilling new wells and improving agricultural training.  ... Simultaneously, CFAES’s Dr. Mary Rodriguez, assistant professor in Agricultural Communication, Education and ...

  5. Drainage

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

    Overview  Many Ohio soils have heavy clay contents which can lead to slow drainage and standing ... matter.  Increased soil organic matter enhances your soil's ability to absorb water, leading to less ... biota and structure. Avoid Soil compaction Working your soils while wet can lead to soil compaction, ...

  6. Soil Organic Matter

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-management/soil-organic-matter

    enhances your soil's ability to absorb water, leading to less water stress during both dry and wet ... periods provides better conditions and a food source for soil biota, leading to improved biodiversity; ... Overview Increased soil organic matter provides numberous related benefits to soil health. ...

  7. 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, ... When to Collect Soil Samples We recommend conducting a commercial soil test for any new field or ... site and every 3-4 years for existing sites. A standard soil test will provide information on your soil ...

  8. Michelle Perry

    https://miami.osu.edu/people/michelle-perry

    Program Assistant, Community Gardening perry.2484@osu.edu Community gardening Miami County ... Extension team and manage the community garden project, which has a mission that’s close to my heart. ... Gardening and serving my community are two of my biggest passions, and I’m fortunate that this role will ...

  9. AACEL, AEDE Faculty Assess, Evaluate Navajo Nation’s Water Security

    https://ipa.osu.edu/home/slides/aacel-aede-faculty-assess-evaluate-navajo-nation%E2%80%99s-water-security

    sustainable solar-power pumps, drilling new wells and improving agricultural training. https ...

  10. GROBucks: Herbs

    https://miami.osu.edu/events/grobucks-herbs

    garden.  Extension staff will highlight some common herbs you can grow in the garden, how to care for them, ...

Pages