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  1. Getting the Most Return From Your Timber Sale

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-37

    is extremely high. Ice and snow storms, fire, insects, and disease are factors that could cause ... southern and eastern Ohio, will not support more intensive agriculture because the soils are either too ... forest) at about chest height and at ground level (stump) is recommended. In addition, veneer trees are ...

  2. Forest Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-34-02

    1. Examples of Forest Landowner Objectives Source of Income Tax Shelter Product Yield Soil ... species, condition, numbers, age, volume, value, growth, and basal area will be measured. Soil/site quality ... biological/ecological characteristics of the forest (e.g., tree species, soil type, topography, etc.) determine what is ...

  3. Battle for the Belt: Season 2 Episode 5- Freeze Injury to Corn and Soybean

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2024-12/battle-belt-season-2-episode-5-freeze-injury-corn-and-soybean

    between 28ºF and 32ºF can result in tissue damage, but soil temperatures of 28ºF can result in plant ... Ohio experienced overnight cold temperatures between April 21st and April 22nd. Early planted corn ... about ¾-inch below the soil surface. The growing point is above ground at the V6 growth stage. Damage to ...

  4. Pest Alert: Spotted Lanternfly in Grape Production

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0098

    grape yield. High densities of spotted lanternfly (>50 SLF per vine) result in reduced clusters per ... experiencing high traffic should be carefully monitored for the presence of SLF. Vineyards near transportation ... corridors and/or areas with a large proportion of SLF host plants may be at a higher risk for SLF ...

  5. Lep Monitoring Network – Black Cutworm and True Armyworm Update # 4

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2024-14/lep-monitoring-network-%E2%80%93-black-cutworm-and-true-armyworm-update-4

    the statewide average for both pests; however, some counties continue to have high trap numbers. These ... ending May 12 th. Counties with high averages included Defiance (9.8), Hardin (8.7) and Van Wert (8.6) ... the next 28 – 35 days. Counties with high trap numbers should plan to scout for BCW larvae after corn ...

  6. Growing Peaches and Nectarines in the Home Landscape

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1406

    compost. Take a soil sample, have the soil tested by your local Extension office, and add the recommended ... considered as substitutes for peaches. Genetically, the only difference between peaches and nectarines is the ... yellow or white-fleshed.   Selecting Peaches and Nectarines for Consumption High quality peaches and ...

  7. Growing Tomatoes in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-1624

    soil samples. The soil test reveals the soil pH, buffer pH (also called lime index), and nutrient ... a slightly acid soil with a pH of 6.5 to 6.8. It is a good idea to have your soil tested by a reputable ... testing lab (Figure 4). Refer to OSU Extension Fact Sheet, HYG-1132, “Soil Testing Is an Excellent ...

  8. Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio's Forests: Autumn Olive and Russian Olive

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-69-11

    a wide variety of sites including nutrient- poor soils. They are among the first plants to leaf out in ... forests or wet soils. Identification The most prominent characteristic of both species is the silvery ... viable in the soil for approximately three years. Twigs Silvery or golden brown, scaly when young, often ...

  9. Test home minus news- do not publish

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/node/173

    disciplines. This site focuses primarily on soils as a growing medium. ...           Soil health experts at The Ohio State University will address your question(s).     Soil ... interrelated and equally important. Feeding the soil, not the plant. Sustainable agricultural practices harness ...

  10. Corn & Soybean Planting Updates: Delays and Potential Yield Impacts and Recommendations

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2024-14/corn-soybean-planting-updates-delays-and-potential-yield-impacts

    (Nielsen, 2022; Roekel & Coulter, 2011). Although early planting is important, planting into good soil ... recommended target population increases to 130,000 to 150,000 plants/acre. Row spacing. Regardless of planting ... and soils. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 247, 170-180. ...

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