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  1. Soil Testing for Ohio Lawns, Landscapes, Fruit Crops, and Vegetable Gardens

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1132

    vegetable gardens and fruit crops. Soil test results pinpoint plant nutrient needs and soil test lab ... serious gardeners. Figure 4 shows examples of some typical soil probes available for purchase. Others are ... probe is used to collect a soil sample beneath turfgrass. Garden Spade, Knife or Hand Trowel A garden ...

  2. Avoiding Skin Irritations and Injuries Caused by Plants

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-79019

    Small Farm and Gardening Safety and Health Series AEX-790.19 Agriculture and Natural Resources ... Agricultural and Biological Engineering Home, Yard and Garden Horticulture small farm gardening safety health ... 11/17/2015 S. Dee Jepsen, Associate Professor and State Safety Leader, Agricultural Safety and Health, Food, ...

  3. Gray Water Recycling in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-gw1

    AEX-GW1 Agriculture and Natural Resources 03/01/2016 Karen Mancl, Professor, Food, Agricultural ... less than 60 gallons per day. It is used for subsurface irrigation of gardens, lawns and landscape ... gallons per day. It is used for subsurface irrigation of gardens, lawns and landscape plants during the ...

  4. How to Identify and Enhance Ohio’s Wild Bees in Your Landscape

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-85

    locate in the wild. Management: Leave open, undisturbed patches of soil within the garden. Do not disturb ... undisturbed patches of soil within the garden. Do not disturb nesting aggregations; bees are only active for ... all habitats. Avoid mulching all areas of your garden, leaving bare soil patches to encourage nesting. ...

  5. Leather Rot of Strawberry

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-09

    PLPATH-FRU-09 Agriculture and Natural Resources 04/15/2016 Michael A. Ellis, Department of Plant ... May, June and July can lead to severe losses in fruit yield and quality resulting from leather rot. ... on berries in direct contact with the soil. Causal Organism Leather rot is caused by the fungus  ...

  6. Protecting Pollinators While Using Pesticides

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-68

    ANR-68 Agriculture and Natural Resources 12/28/2018 Helen M. Andrews, Graduate Research Associate ... pollen among flowers, which leads to the production of fruits and seeds. Butterflies, bees, flies, ... (Bauer, 2013). Bees and other pollinators visit crops in backyard gardens, wildflowers, and other ...

  7. New book release: Cover Crops and Sustainable Agriculture

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/new-book-release-cover-crops-and-sustainable-agriculture

    how cover crops should look in the field. Long-term benefits are described for soil health, water ... quality, nutrient contributions, soil biodiversity, air quality, and climate change. In addition to the ... including faculty members, students, farmers, agriculture researchers and educators, ecologists, economists, ...

  8. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Peas

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5527

    There are two common varieties: green garden peas that need shelling and edible-pod peas that are eaten ... pea varieties in Ohio, contact your county educator in agriculture and natural resources at Ohio State ... University Extension, or a master gardener volunteer. Selection Green garden peas (shelled) When you can see ...

  9. Using Soil Electrical Conductivity (EC) to Delineate Field Variation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-565

    measurements. Agriculture Technology Providers (ATPs) and Precision Ag Services use soil EC sensors to generate ... Geonics Limited, www.Geonics.com Trimble, www.Trimble.com/Agriculture (see Soil Information System; SIS) ... conductivity data in the field soil electrical conductivity mapping Food, Agricultural and Biological ...

  10. Low-Cost Treatment of Food Processing Wastewater

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-771

    AEX-771 Agriculture and Natural Resources 08/24/2021 Karen Mancl, PhD, Professor, Food, ... Agricultural & Biological Engineering, Ohio State University Extension Ryan Kopp, Owner, Whitewater ... a full-scale, low-cost sand/gravel bioreactor system. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 34(2): 403-409. ...

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