Understanding How Soil Test Phosphorus Impacts Water Quality
Soil test P is one indicator of environmental P loss potential from a field. STP values above 100 ppm ... Tests as Risk Indicators for Leaching of Dissolved Phosphorus from Agricultural Soils in Ontario. Soil ... called eutrophication, results in depleted dissolved oxygen in water bodies. A soil test for P (STP) ...
Nutrient Management of Forage Crops Intended for Hay
is to maintain soil test P and K between the “critical level” (minimum) and “maintenance limit” ... level before planting. The estimated amount of P 2 O 5 required to raise a soil test 1 PPM is 20 pounds ... For example, if a soil test is 100 PPM and the goal is to increase the soil test to a critical level ...
Assessing Wheat Crop Grain Versus Forage Economics
vulnerable to stresses by the weather and soil conditions during the winter and early spring. March is often ... were 2015 (67 bu/ac) and 2019 (56 bu/ac). According to Ohio Wheat Performance Test growing season ... and above average precipitation. High yields in 2016 (80 bu/ac) related to above average temperatures ...
Cereal Rye as a Cover Crop in Ohio
Identification Information blue-green leaves hairs on leaf sheath, unlike wheat small- to medium-sized auricles ... window: July 2–Nov. 1 upright growth habit: 3–6 feet preferred soil pH: 5.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the traits ... than drilling or broadcasting with incorporation. Use a low seeding rate for areas with sandy soil or ...
USDA Dairy Report: March 2023
Margin Program, in January 2023, the spread between milk prices and feed costs ($7.94/cwt), narrowed ... pace, as represented in the table below. Restaurant Performance Index According to data from the ... Restaurant Performance Index (RPI) from the National Restaurant Association, product sales were strong in ...
Annual Ryegrass as a Cover Crop in Ohio
habit: 12 – 24 inches preferred soil pH: 6.0 – 7.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of annual ryegrass. Shade ... tolerance Very good Flood tolerance Very good Winter survival winter hardiness varies between varieties snow ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance dry matter = 1,000 – 4,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent ...
Pearl Millet as a Cover Crop in Ohio
establishment window (state average): May 20–Sept. 6 upright growth habit: 2–4 feet preferred soil pH: 5.5–7.5 ... Performance dry matter = 1,500–4,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent on ... Graze at 24–30 inches to reduce the risk of nitrate toxicity. Mid-season cutting increases root ...
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Oats as a Cover Crop in Ohio
2–Oct. 19 upright growth habit: 2–5 feet preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of oats. ... oats to reduce negative rotation effects. If grazing, increase seeding rate. Tend toward the high end ... Performance dry matter = 1,000–4,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent on ...
Barley as a Cover Crop in Ohio
date in Ohio is Sept. 28. upright growth habit: 1.5–3.0 feet preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating ... survival. Expected Planting Information drilled at ¾–1½ inches 50–75 lb./acre (pure live seed) broadcast ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance dry matter = 2,000–5,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent ...