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  1. Muck Crops Agricultural Research Station

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/muck-crops-agricultural-research-station

    area producers called the Golden Rule Association purchased and donated 15.5 acres of prime muck soil ... vegetable crops grown in both muck and mineral soils in northern Ohio including lettuce, radishes, parsley, ... continually test new fungicides and bactericides for their efficacy against profit-cutting diseases. Emphasis ...

  2. Northwest Agricultural Research Station

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/northwest-agricultural-research-station

    region's soils pose production challenges due to their high clay content and extremely flat topography. ... Ohio State scientists continue to assist area farmers with their unique soil and production issues, ... production, with nearby counties also ranking highly- makes it a logical choice to study the challenges facing ...

  3. North Central Agricultural Research Station

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/north-central-agricultural-research-station

    grower needs, combing this resistance with fruit-quality traits emphasizing high-value consumer products, ... chemistry for effectiveness; test seed treatments and new application equipment and technologies; and look ... effective fertilizer usage- as well as by finding new crops and varieties that are highly profitable for ...

  4. Online tool that helps protect water is now being made even better

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/july-august-2016/online-tool-helps-protect-water-now-being-made

    Maintaining soil phosphorus levels in accordance with the research-based Tri-State Fertility ... revise the Ohio Phosphorus Risk Index, an online tool that farmers can use to determine — and, if ... necessary, reduce — the risk of phosphorus being washed off their fields into water. “Balancing between ...

  5. OARDC Impacts

    https://oardc.osu.edu/about/oardc-impacts

    60% yield loss, cementing this as a high priority issue for farmers and providing a new opportunity ... management techniques that are being tested include mixing species, delayed weaning, pasture tillage, and ... to determine the efficacy of measuring animal activity as a method to detect and quantify the level ...

  6. CFAES Research Community

    https://oardc.osu.edu/https%3A/cfaes.osu.edu/cfaes-research-community

    Minimize time on campus; Conduct lab meetings virtually; Minimize contact between persons; Initiate ... mission critical and has minimal health and safety risk for participants. Send a request including the ...

  7. Pomerene Forest Laboratory

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/pomerene-forest-laboratory

    forest industry. Research includes plantings on both upland, well-drained soils and in lowlands where ... soils are poorly drained. Plantation-grown Christmas tree production is a major research effort here. ... develop cultural practices for high-quality trees, including weed control measures, shearing and shaping, ...

  8. Western Agricultural Research Station

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/western-agricultural-research-station

    corn. Alfalfa varieties with potato leafhopper resistance are also being tested at Western. Soils and ... No-till helps reduce farming costs, prevent soil erosion, improve soil quality and organic matter, and ... studies on soil carbon sequestration. Bio-energy crops, including switchgrass, are also being evaluated at ...

  9. Eastern Agricultural Research Station

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/eastern-agricultural-research-station

    have been developed and tested at Eastern. Studies show that using artificial insemination together ... such as the Soil and Water Conservation District. Eastern is also involved in youth outreach programs ...

  10. Jackson Agricultural Research Station

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/jackson-agricultural-research-station

    served as a key source for animals used in research designed to increase reproductive efficiency, test ... Bureau, the Soil and Water Conservation District, and other local agencies. In conjunction with OSU ...

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