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  1. Wheat Management for Fall 2021

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-30/wheat-management-fall-2021

    phosphorus than corn or soybean, and soil test levels should be maintained between 30-50 ppm (Mehlich-3 P) ... for optimum production (Table 1). Do not add any phosphorus if soil test levels are higher than 50 ... 45 60 75 >50 0 0 0 0 Soil potassium should be maintained at levels of 100-130 and 120-170 ppm ...

  2. Phosphorus Nutrient Management for Yield and Reduced P Loss at Edge of Field

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-509

    site and rate criteria from Assessing Nutrient Loss Risk in Ohio (NRCS) between 50 to 200 PPM. Time ... step 7. STP value of 50 PPM Mehlich III or less: CROP YIELD —Reduce risk of crop yield losses with ... available. The maintenance STP range is "critical level" to 40 PPM in corn soybean rotation and 50 ...

  3. Lime and the Home Lawn

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-4026

    pH to a specified level between 6.0 and 7.0. The amount of lime required to raise soil pH to this ... level for a particular soil is designated as the “lime requirement” on soil test reports.  How Much Lime ... lime applications without performing a soil test are strongly discouraged because alkaline (high pH) ...

  4. Foliar Diseases May Affect Stalk Strength and Quality

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-31/foliar-diseases-may-affect-stalk-strength-and-quality

    have some type of stalk rot. The “push” test is another way to assess stalk rot and the risk for ... discoloration of the inner stalk tissues. Consequently, you can use the “squeeze test” or the “pinch test” to ... down and squeeze or pinch the internode of the stalk about 6-8 inches above the ground between the ...

  5. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/seeding-perennial-forages-late-summer

    forage legumes is 30 to 50 ppm Mehlich-3 and for grasses 20 to 30 ppm Mehlich-3. The optimal soil ... potassium level is 120 to 170 ppm for most of our soils.   Check herbicide history of field. A summary table ... soil moisture for seed germination. Make sure that the field surface is relatively level and smooth if ...

  6. Autumn Forage Harvest Management

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-29/autumn-forage-harvest-management

    cutting. Soil drainage and soil moisture affect the risk of fall cutting.  High soil moisture slows down ... between those times (mid-September to mid-October) means more risk to the stand. Factors such as previous ... cutting management, age of stand, soil fertility, variety, and soil moisture affect the level of that ...

  7. Don’t Delay Wheat Harvest

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/18-2021/don%E2%80%99t-delay-wheat-harvest

    9 bu/acre, test weight decreased by 2.9 lb/bu, and DON level increased by 0.86 ppm (see figure). These ... at risk for increased disease, lodging, sprouting, harvest loss, and grain contamination with ... harvest could cause increased levels of vomitoxin contamination of grain, particularly if it rains for ...

  8. Smart Eating for Healthy Aging

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ss-207-06

    unintended weight loss and put you at an increased risk for infections, anemia, electrolyte imbalances, and ... Nutrient-rich foods, which are foods that are high in nutrients in relation to their calories, include whole ... Stop Hypertension (high blood pressure). Like the previous two eating patterns presented, the DASH diet ...

  9. Using Soil Tests Phosphorus Results to Identify Agronomic and Conservation Needs

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-30/using-soil-tests-phosphorus-results-identify-agronomic-and

    chance of more than 0.5 inches of rainfall. Soil Test Phosphorous (STP) values are above 50 PPM Mehlich ... water quality. Fields with Soil Test Phosphorus (STP) levels two to three times higher than the ... Between 20-40 PPM (or 30-50 PPM if wheat/alfalfa are in the rotation) Greater than 50 PPM More detailed ...

  10. Providing Livestock Comfort at the County Fair

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-155-04

    temperature, humidity, and airflow at comfortable levels. However, county fair buildings are commonly not ... between livestock buildings on fairgrounds can help prevent heat from building up. Older buildings are not ... openings, and spacings between buildings (Iowa State University 1989). The guidelines in this handbook can ...

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