Site

Search results

  1. Let the worms do your tillage!

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/video/let-worms-do-your-tillage

    Bioturbation is the mixing of (plant) residues into soils and sediments by biotic activity. It is ... other (micro)fauna and increases gas- and water flow through the soil. Here you can see a system without ... (left) and with (right) soil fauna such as earthworms, potworms, collembola, mites and isopods over a 15 ...

  2. Ohio State Experts to Speak at Sustainable Agriculture Conference

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/ohio-state-experts-speak-sustainable-agriculture-conference

    the event, which is Feb. 9-11 in Dayton, the largest sustainable agriculture conference in Ohio. It ... presenters — most of them from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences — will speak on ... topics such as cover crops, local meats, food policy and soil organic matter. They’ll be, for example, ...

  3. Tools and Software

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/resources/tools-and-software

    Soil Quality Field test kit OSU SOM Calculator COMET-FARM TM Ohio Soil Health Card ...

  4. LIVESTREAM- Soil Health Series

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/events/livestream-soil-health-series

    The Soil Health Series features experts, educators, and farmers from Ohio and around with hosts ... Vinayak Shedekar and Alan Sundermeier. The topcis of discussions range from on-farm practices for soil ... health management, to current research on soil health, and various extension and outreach initiatives ...

  5. Ohio 4-H Awarded $20,000 to Help Grow 4-H

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/ohio-4-h-awarded-20000-help-grow-4-h

    vice president for agricultural administration and dean of the College of Food, Agricultural, and ... Rico and Washington D.C., participating, Ohio 4-H alumni took the lead with nearly 12,000 hands raised, ... Fortune 100 companies, performing to sold-out crowds, leading community programs or volunteering to ...

  6. News: $5 Million Gift Gives Ohio State Extension New Facility at Waterman Site

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/news-5-million-gift-gives-ohio-state-extension-new-facility-waterman-site

    engage the community in demonstration gardens, large urban farm enterprises, nutrition kitchens and day ... College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. The gift creates the Franklin County Extension ... offices and learning spaces on Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laboratory. Waterman consists ...

  7. Urban Green Space Expert to Keynote Tri-State Green Industry Conference

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/urban-green-space-expert-keynote-tri-state-green-industry-conference

    maintenance? Soil health, turf pests, deer damage, pollinators, hydroponics, invasive species, new urban green ... Smarr helps manage  The Parklands of Floyds Fork, a new urban park in Metro Louisville. He previously ... Extension  is the outreach arm of the  College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) at ...

  8. Soil Health Series- Episode 4 (Cover Crops Part-1)

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/node/80

    On our July-13 Soil Health Series,  Jim Hoorman  (Regional soil health specialist with the ... Northeast Region NRCS-Soil Health Division, Ohio and Michigan.) was the featured guest. Discussion surrounds ...

  9. Cover Crops for Healthy Soils- Soil Health Series LIVE STREAM

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/events/cover-crops-healthy-soils-soil-health-series-live-stream

    The next episode of Soil Health Series will stream live on YouTube on August 10, in which we will ... continue discussion on cover crops. Jim Hoorman, Regional Soil Health Specialist with the Northeast Region ... NRCS-Soil Health Division, Ohio and Michigan is the featured guest with host Vinayak Shedekar and co-host ...

  10. Other Resources

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/resources/other-resources

    Conference, Ada, Ohio SARE Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education Ohio No-Till Council Soil Health ... NRCS Soil Health Division Midwest Cover Crop Council Conservation Tillage & Technology ... Partnership Rhodale Institute Conservation Technology Information Center Soil & Water Conservation Society ...

Pages