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  1. Farm Science Review announces 2021 Hall of Fame inductees

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/farm-science-review-announces-2021-hall-fame-inductees

    the quality and ability level of that group continues to improve to this day.  Reid stepped down from ...

  2. Physical Properties of Granular Fertilizers and Impact on Spreading

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-5501

    equates to a SGN = 150. Using sieves, once can interpret a SGN of 150 as 50% of particles were retained on ... increases, leading to high risk of product segregation during spreading. Table 1 provides the following SGN ... percentile level, respectively, for a sample     d 50  = the median diameter for a sample UI (uniformity ...

  3. Growing Peaches and Nectarines in the Home Landscape

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1406

    compost. Take a soil sample, have the soil tested by your local Extension office, and add the recommended ... considered as substitutes for peaches. Genetically, the only difference between peaches and nectarines is the ... yellow or white-fleshed.   Selecting Peaches and Nectarines for Consumption High quality peaches and ...

  4. Utzinger Memorial Garden

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/features/utzinger-memorial-garden

    a Soil Profile and Then Eat It! Gigi Neal Fall-Planted Cut Flowers Jacqueline Kowalski 10:00 a.m. Soils ... 101 and Soil Fertility Richard Purdin Gardening with Arthritis or Other Limitations Laura Akgerman ... 6 Budget-Friendly Fall Activities to Do With Youth Jacqueline Kowalski 11:00 a.m. Soil Health Smarts for the ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Considering carbon markets? Look but don’t leap

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/considering-carbon-markets-look-don%E2%80%99t-leap

    their soil, what practices for carbon capture would work on their farm, and how much they’d have to ... measures that store more carbon in plants and soil. When plants grow, they take up carbon dioxide through ... that plant goes into the soil, where it can enrich the soil. Farms and forests across the United States ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Low-Cost Treatment of Food Processing Wastewater

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-771

    ammonia test can be used by the system operator to check the ammonia levels to determine when the ... The company was looking for a way to treat the high-strength, high-fat-content wastewater in an ... with an additional 50% excess capacity for flexibility in operation and to handle peak flows. The ...

  9. Kiwifruit and Hardy Kiwi (Kiwiberries)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1426

    research and experience. Growers are still encouraged to conduct a soil test to determine soil pH and ... University Kiwifruit is well-known for its high nutritional value and has become very popular with consumers ... recent years, there has been a growing interest in hardy kiwi production due to its high nutritional ...

  10. Soil Testing for Ohio Lawns, Landscapes, Fruit Crops, and Vegetable Gardens

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1132

    soil test will provide information on soil pH, cation exchange capacity (CEC), lime requirement index ... Natural Resources Soil tests provide more helpful information on soils than any other resource. It is an ... vegetable gardens and fruit crops. Soil test results pinpoint plant nutrient needs and soil test lab ...

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