Keep In Mind Soil Test K And pH Are Affected By Low Soil Moisture
test potassium (K) levels because K still remains in the crop residues and/or low soil moisture caused ... POTASSIUM Typically soil test K levels are lower than expected in a dry fall. One factor contributing to low ... in soil test K with soil moisture. When field moist soil high in K is dried for analysis, soil test ...
Don't Miss Out on 2023 Soil Health Webinar Series
Join the OSU Extension Agronomic Crops Team 2023 Soil Health Webinar series for a Thursday morning ... series about soil health. You won’t want to miss out on this year’s line-up of farmers and academic ... experts covering a wide range of soil health topics as they dig below the surface to investigate new ...
Effects of Lime and Gypsum Application on Vegetable Yields and Nutrient Availability in Muck Soil
to keep organic soils at a target pH of 5.3 to minimize the risk of micronutrient deficiencies ... state that the optimal pH range of muck soils should be between 5.3 and 5.8, depending on the crop ... The application of lime had no effect on soil test phosphorus (P) or potassium (K) values, but the ...
Using °Brix as an Indicator of Vegetable Quality: Linking Measured Values to Crop Management
often significant and immediate impacts on vegetable °Brix levels. In contrast, soil and crop nutrient ... timing or soil moisture levels also affect °Brix but in ways that may complicate management decisions. ... Production factors such as temperature and light levels and soil moisture and fertility status influence crop ...
Weather Update: More Active Pattern Sets in for December
Temperatures over this stretch will start out with highs in the 40s and 50s, cooling off into the 30s and 40s ... late fall oscillation between mild and chilly air. For the latest up-to-date conditions, seasonal ... the Weather Prediction Center is currently forecasting 0.50 (north)-2.00 (south) of precipitation ...
When planting at the proper time and into soil that is not too wet, seed should be planted ... inadequate stands and winter injury, while excessively high rates increase lodging and disease severity. Do ... Pound 1.2 1.4 1.6 1.8 2 10,000 120 140 160 180 200 11,000 109 127 145 164 182 12,000 100 116 133 150 167 ...
Fall is the Best Time to Sample for Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN)
a soil test will reveal if SCN is present and at what levels. Knowing your SCN numbers in fall will give ... visible symptoms. To know if the nematode is present in a field, soil sample for SCN testing must be ... planning to collect samples for soil fertility, a subsample can be used for SCN testing! After harvest, ...
Producing Wheat in 15-Inch Rows
system (wheatscab.psu.edu) to determine whether disease risk is high enough to warrant a fungicide ... following management tips: Choose a variety that is high yielding and resistant to major diseases such as ... oardc.osu.edu/wheattrials / for the Ohio Wheat Performance Test Wide Row Evaluation. Plant wheat as soon as possible ...
High-Quality Seed and Seed Treatment
Purchase only high-quality seed that has been thoroughly cleaned to remove shriveled kernels and ... wheat, cleaning, germ test, and fungicide seed treatment are absolutely necessary. Cleaning will get rid ... of light, scabby materials, and this will naturally increase the test weight of the lot. If you can ...
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