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  1. Soil Health Series- Episode 9 (Science of Soil Health- NRCS video series)

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/video/soil-health-series-episode-9-science-soil-health-nrcs-video-series

    Vinayak Shedekar introduces "The Science of Soil Health"- a series of short videos ... a cross-country trek to interview some of the nation's leading researchers and experts—in order to more fully ... understand the science of soil health. The entire series is available on YouTube as well as NRCS website. You ...

  2. Fall Native Tree Sale

    https://chadwickarboretum.osu.edu/events/fall-native-tree-sale

    Struve says. Just a few days ago, Dan Struve was sowing seeds in a special blend of potting soil in ... soil, and then after we’re done sowing it’s just hurry up and wait,” Struve says. The whole process from ...

  3. The Effects of Soil Conservation Practices on Selected Soil Health Indicators

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/news/effects-soil-conservation-practices-selected-soil-health-indicators

    soil indicators may lead to false conclusions. Multi-seasonal, multi-year and replicated measurements ... A 2-year project in Northwest Ohio measured the impact that soil conservation practices have on ... selected soil health indicators and the subsequent corn yield in cover cropped hay, wheat and corn cropping ...

  4. Using the Slake Test to Determine Soil Crusting

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/menu-position/5/using-slake-test-determine-soil-crusting

    An easy to use test can be done to predict potential soil crusting on farm fields.  All you need ... is some chicken wire, water, a glass jar, and a dry clump of soil.  When you immerse the clump of ... soil in the jar of water, the longer it holds together, the better the soil structure to resist ...

  5. Using the Slake Test to Determine Soil Crusting

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/news/using-slake-test-determine-soil-crusting

    An easy to use test can be done to predict potential soil crusting on farm fields.  All you need ... is some chicken wire, water, a glass jar, and a dry clump of soil.  When you immerse the clump of ... soil in the jar of water, the longer it holds together, the better the soil structure to resist ...

  6. Green Roof on Howlett Hall

    https://chadwickarboretum.osu.edu/our-gardens/learning-gardens/green-roof-howlett-hall-0

    Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens – the first retrofit green roof at The Ohio State University. ... Learning Gardens Headquarters. This site is an ideal location with high visibility, handicap access, ... future green roofs not only in Columbus, Ohio but in the world. Stop by and enjoy a beautiful garden ...

  7. Making sense of Soil Health Testing: Ohio State’s path forward

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/news/making-sense-soil-health-testing-ohio-state%E2%80%99s-path-forward

    do—from row crops to gardens, from rural fields to urban lots, from education to research. We are excited ... The topic of soil health has been receiving a great deal of attention lately and farmers are ... increasingly interested in understanding more about their soils. There are a number of labs that now offer some ...

  8. Cool Season Crop Sale

    https://chadwickarboretum.osu.edu/events/cool-season-crop-sale

    flowers and vegetables!   All proceeds benefit the students, gardens, and programs of the Cultivar Trial ... Gardens and Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens.   Lettuce and Kale: $3.00 per cell pack (4/cell ...

  9. Avoiding Compaction

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/node/106

    traveled are recommended. Driving on soil that is wetter than the plastic limit (soil crumbles, ideal for ...

  10. Publications

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/resources/publications

    Factsheets Soil Quality Test Kit Using Cover Crops to Improve Soil & Water Quality Using Cover ... Crops to Convert to No-Till Understanding Soil Microbes and Nutrient Recycling The Biology of Soil ... Compaction Soil Terminology and Definitions Soil Carbon Sequestration Oilseed Radish Cover Crop Sustainable ...

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