South Centers welcomes Piketon vo-ag students
By Bradford Sherman South Centers/CFAES Piketon High School vocational agricultural students paid ... production, tabletop-grown and high tunnel strawberries, hops, and more. Easily the most popular attraction ...
Early Grazing Can Mean Pasture Problems
again. We’ll talk more about this later. Next week Victor will explain about how important soil testing ... had enough warm days in between the cold ones to provide the energy to really see some early green up. ... $10. On April 29 there will be a workshop at Smithville High School that will cover being successful in ...
Evaluate Alfalfa Stands for Winter Injury
hardiness and disease resistance. Maintaining soil fertility levels. Potassium in particular is associated ... prolonged exposure to these and lower temperatures can kill the plant. Generally, the soil temperature at ... least one site for every 5-10 acres, and like soil sampling, more random sampling is better. In ...
Plan Now For Frost Seeding Renovation
fertility are important. A soil pH of 6.5 is desirable for legume plants. Critical or base level soil test ... hay field. It involves broadcasting seed on to the soil surface and letting natural freeze/thaw cycles ... work to increase seed to soil contact. Fields roughed up by livestock grazing and/or are overgrazed ...
Ohio 4-H Livestock Judging
team in sheep Congratulations to Bailee Amstutz on winning Overall High Individual! She also earned: ...
Tending To Little House Chores Can Make Big Difference As Homes Age
this summer. Look at sidewalks for necessary repairs. Test your smoke alarm and carbon monoxide ...
Garden Tip and Tricks So In-Soil and Raised Beds Get A Good Start
plants grow the best between 4.5 to 8.0. Soil pH is important because how acidic or alkaline the soil is ... plastic on the ground and plant your plants through it just as long as they are planted into the soil. If ... you don't have healthy soil, try raised beds Raised beds are another alternative if you do not an ...
Faces of Ohio 4-H — Kirt Walker
engagement. The connections between Nationwide and farming run deep. In fact, many people don’t realize the ...
It's Really Not That Hard To Take A Bite Out Of Waste
Sustainability Team compiled a list of ways to reduce our single-use plastic waste. High on the list is to ...
Calendar of Events
6-8) and high school (grades 9-11) students on the Ohio State Columbus campus. Courses will cover the ...