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  1. Do you have questions about cover crops on Prevented Planting acres? 

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/news/do-you-have-questions-about-cover-crops-prevented-planting-acres%C2%A0

    address why cover crops should be planted to help bring up nutrients from deep in the soil to replace ... Representative from USDA-NRCS: Jim Hoorman, soil health. The focus of the meeting will be on cover crop options: ... help lead this so everyone gets their questions and issues brought up.  We expect to have a lot of ...

  2. Cover Crops for Prevented Planting Acres

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/events/cover-crops-prevented-planting-acres

    OSU Extension, Paulding County Soil Health benefits: Jim Hoorman, USDA-NRCS CCA credits: Crop ...

  3. Update on Blueberry Production Research

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/spring-2019/update-blueberry-production-research

    a challenging proposition for both commercial growers and backyard gardeners.  This is because blueberries ... require an acidic pH of 4.5, high organic matter of 4-7%, and excellent drainage.  Idea blueberry soils ... hard to mimic those ideal blueberry grounds with acidifying soil by applying elemental sulfur, ...

  4. 2019 CTC Annual Conference: Healthy Soils, Healthy Food, & Healthy People

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/spring-2019/2019-ctc-annual-conference-healthy-soils-healthy-food-healthy-people

    (sustainable) agriculture.  Rafiq Islam, the director of the Soil, Water, and Bioenergy Resources program at The ... By Dr. Rafiq Islam SWBR Program Leader Healthy soil is the foundation of climate-smart ... Ohio State University South Centers delivered an in-depth research presentation titled  “Healthy Soils ...

  5. Meet our new Visiting Scholar from the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Du Jiaxing (Jacky)

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/spring-2019/meet-our-new-visiting-scholar-from-the-chinese-academy-agricultural-sciences

    (2-months) from the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) from the Heilongjiang (Jiamusi branch) ... has recently joined the Soil, Water, and Bioenergy Resources Program at The Ohio State University ... South Centers.  Jacky is a researcher at the Sustainable Agriculture Research Institute of the ...

  6. Marketing Matters Videos

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/direct-marketing/marketing-matters-videos

    Marketing Matters Videos The OSU Extension Direct Food & Agricultural Marketing Team brings ...

  7. More than 100 farms come together to make Third Annual Agritourism Conference a success

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/spring-2019/more-100-farms-come-together-make-third-annual-agritourism-conference-success

    to enjoy agriculture and the natural resources” (2004). And for many farmers and ranchers across the ... ways to help them learn about food production and farming in Ohio.  Agritourism is an agriculturally ... agritourism activity to your farm, the OSU South Centers Direct Food and Agricultural Marketing team can help. ...

  8. CFAES Center for Cooperatives kicks off Appalachia Cooperates Initiative

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/spring-2019/cfaes-center-for-cooperatives-kicks-appalachia-cooperates-initiative

    Virginia’s first non-agriculture cooperatives. During lunchtime, attendees viewed the film, Shift Change, and ...

  9. Bradford Sherman

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/people/bradford-sherman

    where he serves as the Publications Editor, supports the Specialty Crops and Soil, Water, & ... Grande, 2002 Administration Horticulture Soil and Bioenergy ...

  10. Can Soil Microbes Slow Climate Change?

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/news/can-soil-microbes-slow-climate-change

    He reocmmends that "to tip the soil’s fungal-to-bacterial ratio strongly toward the ... fungi". "As the ratio of fungi to bacteria increases, the soil biome becomes more efficient in utilizing ... carbon and other nutrients and that the soil therefore releases less CO 2 to the atmosphere." In ...

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