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  1. Lawn Grass Cultivar Selection

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-4027

    poor soil, pH extremes, drought susceptibility, etc. all require careful cultivar selection. Turfgrass ... test percentage of inert matter and weed seeds the ratio of the species (if mixed species) The Federal ... and the percentage of hard (infertile) seeds, plus the month and year of the germination tests. The ...

  2. Management Considerations for the Cribbing Horse

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-89

    Pinchbeck, G. L. (2015). Management and horse‐level risk factors for recurrent colic in the UK general equine ... (Litva, Robinson, & Archer, 2010). Horses that have more grain in their diet have an increased risk of ... developing stereotypies, while increased roughage in the diet has been associated with a decreased risk of ...

  3. Remote Sensing in Precision Agriculture

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-5541

    versus hyperspectral); and spatial (high, medium and low), temporal (hourly, daily and weekly) and ... for UAVs images include high overlap (approximately 80% frontal overlap and 60% side overlap) between ... provides the tools and technologies to identify in-field soil and crop variability, offering a means to ...

  4. 2020 Soil Health Survey Across Ohio Farms 

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/farm-research/2020-soil-health-survey-across-ohio-farms%C2%A0

    As part of the 2020 eFields on-farm research project, soil health values and management data were ... collected from multiple trials and research activities. We looked at the data to better understand how soil ... health values are influenced by... soil type and CEC sampling depth past management practices such as ...

  5. Using Soil Electrical Conductivity (EC) to Delineate Field Variation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-565

    soil while the other two pair of coulters measure the voltage drop between them (Figure 1). Soil EC ... soil porosity increases the potential of conducting electricity when wet. High clay content will have ... increase soil EC. Soil Texture  – A particle that has a high surface area and more pore space tends to have ...

  6. Using Cover Crops to Convert to No-till

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-11

    converting and storing more nitrogen as microbe numbers and soil organic matter levels increase in the soil ... P losses to surface water. In the last hundred years, tillage has decreased soil organic levels by 60 to 70 ... storehouse for many nutrients. Most soil nitrogen (>90%) and available phosphorus (50 to 75 percent) is ...

  7. Smart Eating for Healthy Aging

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ss-207-06

    to unintended weight loss and put you at an increased risk for infections, anemia, electrolyte ... many calories. Nutrient-rich foods, which are foods that are high in nutrients in relation to their ... Stop Hypertension (high blood pressure). Like the previous two eating patterns presented, the DASH diet ...

  8. Inoculants and Soil Amendments for Organic Growers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-17

    Green manures added to soil from cultivating cover crops between cash crops can be effective in adding ... maintain appropriate and balanced soil fertility, a soil test should be conducted before applying ... Manures Green manures can be added to soil by cultivating cover crops between cash crop growing seasons. ...

  9. Useful Tables: Adjustments and Conversions on Corn and Soybean Parameters

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-502

      Inches between Kernels Final* Pop. Seeds/acre 15" row 20" row 30" row 40" row 15,000 ... 12.0 53.77 65.06 24.5 62.68 80.50 12.5 54.08 65.50 25.0 63.09 81.25 13.0 54.39 65.95 25.5 63.52 82.03 ... 13.5 54.71 66.42 26.0 63.95 82.82 14.0 55.02 66.89 26.5 64.38 83.50 14.5 55.35 67.39 27.0 64.82 84.19 ...

  10. Providing Livestock Comfort at the County Fair

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-155-04

    inside temperature, humidity, and airflow at comfortable levels. However, county fair buildings are ... possible between livestock buildings on fairgrounds can help prevent heat from building up. Older buildings ... openings, and spacings between buildings (Iowa State University 1989). The guidelines in this handbook can ...

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