Overview and Cost of a Small-Scale Aquaponic Build at The Ohio State University
fish), the chances of something going wrong increases. Fish, bacteria, and plants require high ... harvested annually depend on your goals and tolerance for risk, species, size of species upon stocking, ... strong, although turnover rates for those in production 10+ years is likely high. Reasons for turnover may ...
Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio's Forests: Autumn Olive and Russian Olive
sites including nutrient- poor soils. They are among the first plants to leaf out in the spring and can ... successional woodlands, and abandoned agricultural fields. They do not grow well in dense forests or wet soils ... mature in late summer and fall. Fruits persist throughout the winter. Seeds remain viable in the soil for ...
Fusarium Head Blight or Head Scab of Wheat, Barley and other Small Grain Crops
50% or more of the spikelets may become damages. Scab also causes floret sterility, poor test weights ... accumulate at high levels in the harvested grain and may cause vomiting and feed refusal if scabby grain is ... Levels of vomitoxin exceeding 1 ppm and 5 ppm (parts per million) are unfit for human and livestock ...
Fruit Rots of Blueberry: Alternaria, Anthracnose, and Botrytis
susceptible. Wet weather and temperatures between 59 and 68°F are most conducive to disease development. In the ... and Reveille have some resistance to anthracnose. Avoid highly susceptible cultivars like Berkeley, ...
Natural Resources Officer Cadet (NON-COMMISSIONED)
must meet the 50th Percentile of the Fitness Testing Entry Standards by the end of the OPOTA Training ... (ODNR) is committed to its mission “To ensure a balance between wise use & protection of our natural ... swim test Valid driver's license Must be at least 21 years of age upon completing the Ohio Peace ...
Establishing Early Successional Habitat for Wildlife
the area to plant, take a soil sample to determine present nutrient levels and the need for additional ... establishment and growth. If your soil test indicates a need for lime, apply it before the soil is tilled so it ... applied at planting based on soil test recommendations. Nitrogen (N) should not be applied at planting ...
Growing Strawberries in the Home Garden
Early Medium, Large Good Good High Cabot Mid-Late Very Large Fair Excellent Medium Clancy Mid Large Good ... Good Medium Earliglow Early Medium, Large Very Good Very Good Medium Eros Mid Large Good Good High ... Evangeline Early Medium Excellent Good Medium Guardian Mid Very Large Fair Good High Jewel Mid-Late Large ...
Understanding Soil Microbes and Nutrient Recycling
and the microbes and soil organisms habitat are destroyed. In a no-till field, high levels of SOM are ... Bacteria 10 8 –10 9 40–500 Actinomycetes 10 7 –10 8 40–500 Fungi 10 5 –10 6 100–1500 Algae 10 4 –10 5 1–50 ... nutrients. Consider the following three scenarios. Soils typically turnover 1 to 3 percent of their nitrogen ...
Environmental Education Manager
between wise use and protection of our natural resources for the benefit of all.” Our agency embraces the ... mediums; Establish, grow & maintain partnerships with local and statewide education & environmental ... a variety of educational mediums (e.g., text for brochures, text & photos for displays, written training ...
Corn, Soybean, and Alfalfa Yield Responses to Micronutrient Fertilization in Ohio
Micronutrient Deficiencies May Occur. Micronutrient Soil Crop Boron (B) Sandy soils or highly weathered soils ... Alfalfa. Diagnosing Micronutrient Deficiencies There is a large degree of uncertainty in using soil tests ... for monitoring soil micronutrient levels, as crop micronutrient availability is determined by complex ...