Ag in the Classroom
classroom – and what they are putting to the taste test. See what these students are excited about in their ... is a great way to learn about plants, taste-test new (to them) veggies, and take that enthusiasm home ... science achievement tests, increased health and wellness, more positive feelings toward education, and ...
Crimson Clover as a Cover Crop in Ohio
Preferred soil pH: 5.5–7.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop crimson clover. Heat tolerance Good ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance Dry matter = 3,500–5,500 lb. per acre, per year. Biomass quantity is highly dependent ... on planting/termination dates and precipitation. Total nitrogen (N) = 70–150 lb. of N per acre (not ...
Forage Turnip as a Cover Crop in Ohio
24–Sept. 6 Upright growth habit Preferred soil pH: 5.3–6.8 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop forage ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance Dry matter = 1,200–3,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent ... cover crop forage turnip. Nitrogen scavenger Good Soil builder Good Weed fighter Good Grazing Excellent ...
Pearl Millet as a Cover Crop in Ohio
establishment window (state average): May 20–Sept. 6 Upright growth habit: 2–4 feet Preferred soil pH: 5.5–7.5 ... Performance Dry matter = 1,500–4,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent on ... Graze at 24–30 inches to reduce the risk of nitrate toxicity. Mid-season cutting increases root ...
Elderberry Production in Ohio
Ensure ideal soil condition and fertility. Ideal nutrient conditions are a pH level of 5.5–6.5, 50 ... conditions for elderberries (pH level of 5.5–6.5, 50 lb/acre (25 ppm) of phosphorus, and 200–300 lb/acre ... lb/acre (25 ppm) of phosphorus, and 200–300 lb/acre (100–150 ppm) (Byers et al. 2012) as reported on ...
Ohio Transportation Improvement Districts (TIDs)
Urban: Franklin County— “The Franklin County TID facilitates collaboration between local jurisdictional ... of Dublin. This successful grant application is the result of collaboration between the FCTID, the ...
Sudangrass as a Cover Crop in Ohio
average): May 20–Sept. 6 Upright growth habit: up to 8 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance Dry matter = 4,000–8,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent ... soil organic matter and reducing compaction. There is potential for prussic acid poisoning in livestock ...
Barley as a Cover Crop in Ohio
Sept. 28 Upright growth habit: 1.5–3.0 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of ... Expected Planting Drilled at ¾–1½ inches 50–75 lb./acre (pure live seed) Broadcast with shallow ... Performance Dry matter = 2,000–5,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent on ...
4-H Provides Life and Leadership Skills
Community Club Meeting Starting a 4-H Teen Leader Group Community Service LEARN MORE! Any youth between ages ... 5-18 can experience 4-H – whether they live in the city, the country, or somewhere in between! In 4-H, ...
Use of Forage Chicory in a Small Ruminant Parasite Control Program
moderately drained soils with medium to high fertility provide conditions for optimal growth. Both spring ... recommends that soil pH be maintained above 5.5 for best results. Critical levels of soil phosphorus and ... totaling between 100 and 150 lbs of actual nitrogen/acre annually to achieve maximum yields of dry matter ...