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Oats as a Cover Crop in Ohio
average): July 2–Oct. 19 Upright growth habit: 2–5 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the ... toward the high end of planting range if overwintering is not expected. Disclaimer: Rules for Financial ... Performance Dry matter = 1,000–4,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent on ...
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 ...
New USDA AFRI Award Brings the Power of High Throughput Phenotyping to Perennial Crops
High-Throughput Phenotyping for Coffee Yield, Physiological Performance and Disease Resistance” and will be funded ... high-throughput phenotyping (HTP) techniques to coffee breeding through the integration of hyper-spectral ... which is grown in widely diverse biophysical environments and agronomic systems. This highly ...
Rapeseed as a Cover Crop in Ohio
25–Oct. 19 Upright growth habit: 3–5 feet Preferred soil pH: 5.5–8.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance Dry matter yield = 1,000–2,500 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly ... crop rapeseed. Nitrogen scavenger Very good Soil builder Good Erosion fighter Very good Weed fighter ...
More Fertilizer Certification Opportunities in 2018
One way to prevent applying too much fertilizer is a soil test, which can determine how much, if any, ... nutrients are needed. However, soil tests can be costly, so it might seem it’s cheaper to buy and apply more ... fertilizer than it is to test the soil to see if it needs the additional fertilizer, Watters said. Cost can ...
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Radish as a Cover Crop in Ohio
Upright growth habit: 12–18 inches Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.5 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop ... 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 ... Very good Soil builder Good Weed fighter Very good Grazing Good Quick growth Very good Cash crop ...
Sunflower as a Cover Crop in Ohio
average): May 20–Sept. 6 Upright growth habit: 2–10 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.5 Table 1. Rating the ... Performance Dry matter = 1,000–5,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent on ... for grazing and wildlife. The taproot of sunflower reaches deep to improve soil structure. It is ...
Japanese Millet as a Cover Crop in Ohio
habit: 2–4 feet Preferred soil pH: 5.5–7.5 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop Japanese millet. Heat ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance Dry matter = 1,500–3,500 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent ... cutting increases root penetration. Japanese millet tolerates wet soils, flooding, and ponding. Japanese ...