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  1. Assessing Effects of Uneven Emergence on Corn Yields

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-122

    emergence in corn include (1) soil moisture variability within the seed depth zone, (2) poor seed to soil ... contact due to cloddy soils, (3) inability of no-till coulters to slice cleanly through surface residues, ... (4) worn disc openers, and (5) misadjusted closing wheels. Other causes include soil temperature ...

  2. FABE hosts international colleagues from China

    https://fabe.osu.edu/news/fabe-hosts-international-colleagues-china

    that help reduce stormwater runoff by allowing it to be reabsorbed into the soil, while also filtering ... explained Joey. "Chinese homes are mostly high-rise buildings, and those buildings are built by ... group attended a Master Rain Gardener class at Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) and ...

  3. Joint Economic Development Districts

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-1560

    a JEDD? A JEDD is a special-purpose territorial district created by contract between municipal ... entertainment district within a JEDD How Does a JEDD Work? Consider the following scenario: a municipality does ...

  4. Blackberry Production Systems in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0104

    production systems are: rotatable cross-arm trellis (RCA TM) hedge row in open field high tunnel ... Cross-Arm (RCA) System The rotatable cross-arm trellis (RCA) system is considered a high-input, high ... disadvantages to the RCA system: high costs of establishment steep learning curve high labor requirement The ...

  5. Cover Crops in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5814

    benefits, results will vary depending on soil type and condition. Starting organic matter levels, tillage ... to introduce cover crops into their garden depending on their skill level and desired management ... level. This fact sheet provides basic, fact-based information that is not readily available to home ...

  6. Soils and Soil Health

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0136

    nutrients air—2%–50% of soil volume oxygen, carbon dioxide, nitrogen occupies same spaces between soil ... bad, or mid-level soil test results to compare against. The Ohio State University has conducted a vast ... nutrients—aka “potential for productivity” water—2%–50% of soil volume water-holding capacity is directly ...

  7. Seeding Recommendations Following Pipeline Construction

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-32

    requirements for the site. A soil sample will provide important information about the pH level of the soil and ... Contact your local Ohio State University Extension office for information about soil testing, nutrient ... construction, the area above and adjacent to the pipeline will need to be seeded to reduce soil erosion. There ...

  8. Types of Nutrition Incentives Offered at Ohio Farmers Markets and How They are Funded (Nutrition Incentives Series)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4109

    for Agriculture & Food Systems-1 n.d.). An example agreement between a farmer’s market and a local ...

  9. Calibrating Boom Sprayers for Forestry Herbicide Application

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-529

    bring the error margin between the new and the old nozzle within 10 percent of the new nozzle flow rate, ... a four-nozzle boom deliver 42, 47, 50, and 56 ounces/minute (OPM) at 40 PSI spray pressure. The nozzle catalog ... indicates that a new nozzle of the same type and capacity has a flow rate of 50 OPM at the same spray ...

  10. Gibberella Ear Rot and Mycotoxins in Corn: Sampling, Testing, and Storage

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-cer-04

    steps. Semi-quantitative tests estimate vomitoxin at or above certain levels (>5ppm) or within a given ... (DON), also called vomitoxin. As a result, high levels of Gibberella ear rot severity and moldy grain are ... usually accompanied by high levels of vomitoxin. Mycotoxins are harmful to both humans and animals. ...

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