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  1. Stewart's Wilt Predicted Low Risk

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/stewarts-wilt-predicted-low-risk

    tracked to determine the risk level of the disease. Researchers recorded a flea beetle index of 91 in ... "We say this because the mortality rate of the flea beetle is high where the flea beetle index is 90 ... in Ohio, is predicted to be of low risk for most of the state this growing season.   Pat Lipps, an ...

  2. Quality Assurance Test-Out

    https://butler.osu.edu/events/quality-assurance-test-out-6

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  3. New Test Simplifies Soil Quality Assessment

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-test-simplifies-soil-quality-assessment

    simplified test would enable users to measure soil quality directly on site and make soil management ... Agriculture. "With this test anyone can monitor the quality of their soil right in the field and measure ... "It's not meant to replace the commercial soil tests, but it's just another tool for farmers who ...

  4. Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training Course

    https://butler.osu.edu/events/produce-safety-alliance-grower-training-course

    course will cover basic produce safety; worker health, hygiene, and training; soil amendments; wildlife, ... farm; how to identify microbial risks, practices that reduce risks; how to begin implementing produce ...

  5. Southern Ohio Corn May be at Risk for Stewart's Wilt

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/southern-ohio-corn-may-be-risk-stewarts-wilt

    March 17, 2008 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Southern Ohio's corn crop may face a high risk of ... and spread by adult flea beetles.   Based on the flea beetle index, conducted by Ohio State University ... populations are predicted to be high in southern Ohio, and low to moderate in northern and west central Ohio. ...

  6. Learn about Online First Detector Training at Conservation Tillage Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-about-online-first-detector-training-conservation-tillage-conference

    or locally occurring high-risk pests that could spell trouble for the nation's crops and ... provide an update on high-risk and high-consequence pests of concern to Ohio and surrounding states. ... McIntosh Center of Ohio Northern University in Ada. Early registration (before Feb. 15) is $50 for one day ...

  7. Improve Soil Quality with New OSU Extension Tool

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/improve-soil-quality-new-osu-extension-tool

    and soil quality is usually characterized by high levels of active carbon. Active carbon includes ... maintaining healthy soils. "This CD addresses the relationship between soil health and plant health to ... on how to use the OSU Extension Soil Quality Test Kit. The kit, developed by OSU Extension soil and ...

  8. Ohio Growers Looking to Double Profits with One System

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-growers-looking-double-profits-one-system

    October 29, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Based on historically high futures market prices of wheat and ... increase throughout the state next season. Historically high futures prices of $6.75 per bushel for wheat ... following wheat harvest in the same field. Relay intercropping involves planting soybeans between 15-inch ...

  9. Moisture Stress Biggest Limiting Factor in Crop Production

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/moisture-stress-biggest-limiting-factor-crop-production

    "Ohio is fortunate in that medium textured soils are common in the state, and many Ohio soils have high ... a little over an inch of that is available to plants. Slater said the ideal soils are medium textured, such ... scenario. Consistent springtime soil moisture failed to promote root growth to its fullest water-exploring ...

  10. Chow Line: Vitamin D and heart health: jury still out

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-vitamin-d-and-heart-health-jury-still-out-0

    blood levels of vitamin D might be a separate risk factor for heart disease. But-- and this is a big ... concern that Americans 50 and older are at risk of not getting enough vitamin D to maintain bone health. ... with the lowest levels of vitamin D in their blood at the beginning of the study had twice the risk of ...

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