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  1. Soil PH and Lime Recommendations

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/3483

    Soil pH is one of the most important properties in determining the cycling and availability of ... soil nutrients. Soil testing regularly and applying lime to maintain recommended pH levels should be ... the first step growers take to assure crops have sufficient availability of nutrients. Soil pH should ...

  2. Executive Summary

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/3486

    published in 1995 provide a solid framework for managing fertilizers and soil fertility. However, some ... Tri-State Recommendation Changes. Soil sampling remains a critical component of effective nutrient ... management. Sample soil in a consistent way every 3 to 4 years, with samples representing no more ...

  3. Micronutrients

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/3476

    Most soils in the tri-state region contain adequate quantities of micronutrients. This is particularly ... rarely been observed in this region of the United States. Some soils, however, may be deficient in B, Cu, ... Both soil testing and plant analysis are useful in diagnosing micronutrient deficiencies. Relative to ...

  4. Phosphorus and Potassium

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/3478

    on a build-up and maintenance approach. This framework strives to build soil test levels up to and ... three distinct recommendations based on soil test values: 1) build-up, 2) maintenance, and 3) drawdown. ... fertilizer to build soil test levels) if soils test below the critical level or are “deficient.” The ...

  5. Quick Reference Guide to Tri-State Fertilizer Recommendation Changes

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/3488

    What has changed? Why the change? Soil Sampling Sample every 3 to 4 years in a consistent way as ... the foundation for an adaptive nutrient management program. No changes. Details Soil pH and Lime ... Default soil test P and K levels now based on Mehlich-3. These recommendations are consistent with current ...

  6. Registration for the 2020 Master Gardener Volunteer State Conference and Awards Program!

    https://mastergardener.osu.edu/MGV_StateConference

    President for Science and Conservation,  Holden Forests and Gardens What is good soil? How should we ... Dear Master Gardener Volunteers; STATE CONFERENCE Greetings and we are very excited to invite you ... to the 2020 State Master Gardener Volunteer Conference and Awards Program on October 22-23, 2020.  ...

  7. Calcium, Magnesium, and Sulfur

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/3477

    but less likely to be added as fertilizer as N, P or K. Most soils in Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio ... adequately supply these nutrients for plant growth. A standard soil test measures the relative availability ... of Ca and Mg in soils. There is no accurate soil test for S at this time. A plant analysis is the ...

  8. Nitrogen

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/3482

    adds a new risk of not being able to apply N if soil conditions remain wet for too long. Growers need ... to balance these tradeoffs and adjust N management based on time, equipment constraints, soil ... type and timing of fertilizer applied. Anhydrous ammonia (AA) must be placed into the soil to capture ...

  9. Ohio Certified Crop Adviser Pre-Exam Training

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-37/ohio-certified-crop-adviser-pre-exam-training

    Nutrien and past OSU Soil Fertility Specialist; Greg LaBarge, CPAg/CCA – Professor OSU Extension and Field ... Robert Mullen- Soil pH and Liming- Primary Nutrients- Secondary Nutrients- Micronutrients- CEC- Nutrient ... Fertilizer & Pesticide Math Friday January 8- 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Soil and Water Management- Bruce ...

  10. Planting Fall Cover Crops

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-37/planting-fall-cover-crops

    leaching potential, acting as a soil builder, preventing erosion, fighting weeds, acting as a forage, ... conserving soil moisture, and enhancing wildlife habitats. Benefits of certain types of cover crops: Legumes: ... Legumes: Can be used as a Nitrogen source due to their ability to fix atmospheric nitrogen into the soil ...

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