Using Manure as Fertilizer? Learn More at the Manure Expo July 9
for alternatives to high-priced commercial fertilizers, and an event spearheaded by five land-grant ... (614) 292-6625 firstname.lastname@example.org LONDON, Ohio-- Manure application may be an option for growers looking ... can look forward to include: calculating the value of manure nutrients; the benefits of proper ...
Raspberry Cultivars Vary in Nutrient/Cancer-Fighting Components
For example, in comparison to the U.S. Department of Agriculture Nutrient Database, freeze-dried ... March 26, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Red raspberry cultivars have been found to contain varying levels ... of nutrient components and antioxidants, opening the doors to grow and market fruits that pack the ...
Organic Mulches May Restore Fertility of Degraded Soils
by trying to determine if organic mulches can create the same cascade of effects in subsoil. "We ... think certain mulches have the potential to function as organic fertilizers and pesticides in highly ... carbon-nitrogen ratio, meaning that enough nutrients exist in the mulch to support the needs of both plants and ...
Quality Assurance Make Up Session
QA make up session will be held on Tuesday, June 9th at 6:30 p.m. in the Secretary’s Office for ... a fee of $30.00 (per family). Exhibitors must pre-register for this session by June 5th by contacting ...
OSU Crabapples, 800 Strong, Now Starting to Blossom in Wooster
says nows a good time to come hang with his buds. Some 800 flowering crabapple trees at the Ohio ... Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster are now in bloom or are ready to start. Theyll ... bud color now. Ã¢â¬ÅIn some ways, it¢s even more beautiful now, in the time leading up to the peak, ...
2015 Ohio Sheep day
• Approved Hay Crop Establishment Practices • Approved EQIP Practices for Sheep Farms • Basic Sheep ... Spreaders for Proper Nutrient Distribution • Livestock Mortality Composting Certification • Predator Control ...
Wheat Crop Looking Good
October 28, 2010 WOOSTER, Ohio – With nearly all of Ohio's winter wheat planted, according to ... the Ohio Agricultural Statistics Service, farmers are on track for a potentially successful crop. ... could potentially lead to some disease problems in the spring due to fall establishment of some ...
Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Whole Lot of Nurdles Going On (for the Week of May 17, 2009)
Knebusch of OARDC and OSU Extension. For details, to ask Twig a question, and/or to receive the column free ... "Plastic Resin Pellets as a Transport Medium for Toxic Chemicals in the Marine Environment" by a team ... Walkingstick" is a weekly feature for children (ages 9+; 4th grade reading level) about science, nature, farming ...
Insect Pest Not So Pesky
considerable damage the insect can do to strawberry plants, entomologists have found that the strawberry bud ... weevil, commonly known as the clipper, restricts its range along a field's edge, making it easier to ... found that the damage the insect does to a bud may contribute to an increase in the size of the fruit ...
Media Advisory: Meeting Features Arsenal of Educational Tools in Insect, Disease Fight
invited to attend part, or all, of the event. For more information, contact Nancy Taylor with the C. Wayne ... Columbus. The afternoon sessions will move to Kottman Hall, 2021 Coffey Road, on Ohio State's College ... Extension/Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center plant pathologist. • 11 a.m.: Using Phenology to ...