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  1. Equipment Needed for Planting and Maintaining Food Plots

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-82

    enhance soil-to-seed contact when small seeds are being planted. Small Food Plot Equipment ATV —A medium ... conventional seeders, when operated correctly, place the seed in the soil at the correct depth to promote high ... soil feed forage plants and are critical to maintain long lasting and high yielding food plots (set of ...

  2. Botrytis Gray Mold in Greenhouse Floral Crops

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-3070

    sporulation of the fungus, that when conditions of high relative humidity (at or above 85 percent) prevail, ... herbaceous ornamentals commonly propagated by seed, and it is prevalent when the relative humidity is high or ... when the growing medium is contaminated with the fungus. Infected seeds may fail to germinate, and ...

  3. Soil Sampling

    https://extension.osu.edu/node/4487

    Learn More soil testing Gardens, lawns, and agricultural fields all benefit from soil testing ...

  4. Role of Soil Fungus

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

    have large fruiting bodies or mushrooms that dominate in high residue and forested soil (Dick, R., ... have a F:B ratio of 0.1 to 0.3 with soils that are high in nitrogen, low carbon, neutral pH, and with ... 1992). Summary Most soil fungi decompose recalcitrant organic residues high in cellulose and lignin. ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Toxoplasma gondii: A Parasite that Causes Toxoplasmosis

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5578

    becomes the intermediate host. Eating soil (for instance, soil on a tomato eaten straight from the ... is relatively low in the United States—10.8% for those between the ages of 6 and 49—the parasite is ... of soil to cat feces affect the prevalence of Toxo. Therefore, those who travel are very susceptible ...

  8. Selecting Hydrangeas for the Home Landscape

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1263

    aluminum phosphate unavailable to the plant. While a soil test will provide the level of phosphorus, there ... cultivars of oakleaf, smooth, and panicle hydrangeas were attracting a high level of some pollinators, in ... lower pH levels (acid soils), aluminum is more readily available to the plant and flowers become blue. ...

  9. Limiting Risks for Your Unborn Baby

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5535

    healthy. Certain substances or dietary habits could classify you as high risk. Some risk factors are ... behaviors are associated with low birth weight, which can lead to low oxygen levels at birth, the inability ... low-carbohydrate diet, the high-protein diet, the starvation diet and the liquid-protein diet. Fad diets often ...

  10. Corn Rootworm Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-16

    green in color. Rootworms overwinter as eggs that were deposited by adult females in the soil during the ... beetles, which emerge from the soil and start feeding on corn foliage, pollen, and silks around mid-July. ... 0.7 beetle per plant in 1st year corn indicate potential levels of economic rootworm activity if corn ...

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