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  1. What Are Your Bedding Options- is $100/ton Straw an Option?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/what-are-your-bedding-options-100ton-straw-option

    a great bedding source but also removes coverage that helps prevent winter soil erosion. One option for ... this may be to bale the residue and then plant a cover crop to protect the soil from erosion and ... of residue is produced per 40 bushels of corn or 30 bushels of soybeans. This leads to about ...

  2. Wine Grapes

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/horticulture/fruits/wine-grapes

    of high elevation and well-drained soil may be a good place to start.  Get a soil map of the ... potential vineyard site.  Have your soil tested for soil pH and nutrient levels.  Most grape cultivars ... prefer slight acidic soilsSoil drainage is also important for the well-being of the grapevines.  If ...

  3. OSU South Centers TELEVISION

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/business/south-centers-broadcasts

    agricultural programs and food systems that are important not only in rural areas but along Ohio’s urban rural ... YouTube   TOPICS:  4-H Programs, Technology, Laity, Chamber of Commerce, Tourism, Safety in Driving, Soil ... Agriculture & Natural Resources in Noble County is accompanied by Dan Lima, an Extension Educator with The ...

  4. 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, ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Living with Lower Quality and Limited Amounts of Forage

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/living-lower-quality-and-limited-amounts-forage

    and early June when soil temperatures are at least 60 to 65 o F and up to late June in northern Ohio ...

  7. Heat Stress in Dairy Cows

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/heat-stress-dairy-cows

    decreases body temperature of the animal but leads to significantly higher milk production during the ... lactating animals, heat stress can also lead to decreased DMI (Tao and Dahl, 2013). In addition, cows that ...

  8. Making High Quality Baleage

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/making-high-quality-baleage

    Mr. Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, ... aren’t uniform, there is oxygen captured between bales, often leading to spoilage within the tube of ... under trees. These areas often attract rodents, lead to plastic damage, or have sticks that fall and ...

  9. Emergency Forages for Planting Early to Mid-Summer

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/emergency-forages-planting-early-mid-summer

    https://www.oardc.ohio-state.edu/forage2008/table16.asp Kentucky: http://forages.ca.uky.edu/variety_trials (see Annual Grass Report) Soil temperatures ... pasture. Soils should be at least 60 to 65 o F before planting Teff. The first crop should be ready in 40 ... drought-stressed and waterlogged soils. More details on managing this forage can be found in a factsheet from ...

  10. Melissa Carter

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/melissa-carter

    in agriculture as well as helping small businesses succeed in Southern Ohio.  Melissa, her husband ...

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