Soil Health 2023 Webinar Series
The Agronomic Crops Team Soil Health Webinar Series returns this winter. You won’t want to miss ... out on this year’s line-up of farmers and academic experts covering a wide range of soil health ... Soil Health Dr. Peter Tomlinson, Kansas State University February 2nd, 8:00-9:00 a.m. Know Your ...
Pruning and Care of Tree Wounds
many levels, they also can pose serious risks if they are not properly maintained. Whenever homeowners ... the oak wilt fungal pathogen. Second, trees that are planted in well-drained, quality soils, with ... good texture, structure, and containing adequate levels of organic matter, grow in a physiologically ...
Preventing Heart Disease
the risk of heart disease is reduced by 50% within just one year. And no matter how long or how much ... cholesterol level, and reduce your risk of diabetes. Meaningful Exercise Many farmers feel they receive plenty ... Screenings High blood pressure and high cholesterol damage the heart and blood vessels. Therefore, people ...
Basic Estate Planning: Life Insurance
useful in estate settlement. Life insurance is a contract between as many as four entities: Life ... when debt is high, when assets are low, and when our children are too young to care for themselves. ... life insurance might not be as high as from alternative investments, so the cost of the above tax ...
Pulsed Electric Field Processing Applications in the Food Industry
field (PEF) processing is a new food pasteurization method that uses short bursts of high voltage ... Does PEF Work? PEF processing applies high voltage pulses (20–80 kV/cm) with a duration of milliseconds ... to microseconds to treat liquid foods placed between two electrodes (Zhang et al. 2010; Toepfl, ...
Faculty Research Areas
Ponce, M. Soledad- Assistant Professor Phytobacteriology. Diversity and function of soil and ... interactions in the soil-plant interface and their effects in plant health. (Wooster) Bonello, Pierluigi ... trees by fungal pathogens; soil type and soil management regime effects on mycorrhizal community ...
Baseline Assessment of Soil Health in Ohio now available
general, soil test levels were in optimal ranges for grain crops in Ohio (Culman et al., 2020). Soil ... soil health value is essential for understanding these tests and inferring soil function. A common ... organic matter ranged from 0.1 to 9.8% for these soils, with 50% of the values falling below and 50% of ...
Interpreting Manure Sample Test Results
per acre or 10 ppm, and a potassium soil test level of 50 pounds per acre or 25 ppm with a CEC of 20 ... determine the crop’s needs. The soil test will contain the current levels of nitrogen, phosphorus and ... with a yield goal of 180 bushels per acre and the field has a phosphorus soil test level of 20 pounds ...
Fusarium Head Blight Forecasting System
Red indicates high risk for scab exceeding 10% severity, yellow indicates moderate risk, while green ... indicates low risk. High scab risk is associated with high risk for grain contamination with vomitoxin, but ... reducing grain yield, test weight and grain quality. More importantly, F. graminearum produces mycotoxins, ...
COVID-19 and Deer Hunting Pathogen Safety
sites showed both SARS-CoV-2 RNA (Hale et al. 2022), and between 6–40% of the deer had antibodies to the ... hunters should be aware of the possible risk of white-tailed deer COVID-19 transmission to humans. ... reduce your risk of coming into contact with pathogens transmitted through respiratory droplets. ...