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  1. Interpreting a Soil Test Report

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-0514

    exchange capacity (CEC) and organic matter (OM). Soil pH tells us about nutrient availability and soil ... information helps us understand the soil's natural ability to retain and supply nutrients such as cation ... suitability to grow a chosen crop. Phosphorous and potassium soil test levels help us know if fertilizer is ...

  2. Herb Growing and Use

    https://extension.osu.edu/today/herb-growing-and-use

    Download a transcript of this video (in process) ABOUT THIS EPISODE Did you know that herbs can ... Ohioline  to learn more about growing, storing, and using herbs. Check them out: Selecting, Storing, and ...

  3. Corn Silage and Foliar Disease

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/corn-silage-and-foliar-disease

    disease and for fungicide application is from tassel through pollination. Most fields we have scouted this ... shows a fungicide application at VT-R1 to control these fungal diseases reduced fiber concentration and ... have shown us that later planted corn may be at the greatest risk to losses from tar spot. One of the ...

  4. Fertilizing Perennial Forages on Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/fertilizing-perennial-forages-dairy-farms

    vigorous regrowth the following spring. Remember that hay crops will remove about 50 lb of K 2 O and 12 lb ... productivity and persistence of forage stands. However, nutrient over-application harms the environment and can ... phosphorus and potassium, there is an advantage to splitting the application, with half applied this autumn ...

  5. DORA- Designated Outdoor Refreshment Areas

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4113

    better understand how to implement a DORA in their community. It provides background information about ... application must then be filed by either the executive officer of the applicable municipal corporation or the ... application must include: a map or survey of the proposed DORA in sufficient detail to identify its ...

  6. 4-H Animal Projects: An Option for any 4-H Member

    https://extension.osu.edu/today/4-h-animal-projects-option-any-4-h-member

    Download a transcript of this video (in process) ABOUT THIS EPISODE No matter where you live, you ... aren’t just for 4-H members who live in rural areas. You can learn how to take care of just about any ... animal you can think of, in just about any location – small ones like rabbits or ducks, mid-size like ...

  7. 4-H Projects go to Fair

    https://extension.osu.edu/today/4-h-projects-go-fair

    Download a transcript of this video (in process) ABOUT THIS EPISODE Fair season is here! All ... about what some central Ohio 4-H members are up to this summer. GET THE FACTS! Ohio is the birthplace of ... projects and learning about specific subjects, and learning leadership skills. We have several free fact ...

  8. Ohio Opportunity Zones in Community and Economic Development

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4112

    opportunity zones (OZs). It provides background information on OZs and details about the Ohio-specific tax ... certified by the U.S. Treasury. The program is not grant money; it is private sector driven through ... 2018, the U.S. Treasury and IRS certified 8,764 census tracts as qualified opportunity zones. These ...

  9. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/seeding-perennial-forages-late-summer

    intervals that may be required. Use only herbicides with little or no time interval between application and ... and fall emerging winter annual broadleaf weeds. A mid- to late fall application of Butyrac (2,4-DB), ... application is much more effective than a spring application for control of these weeds, especially if wild ...

  10. Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    protein (MP) has decreased by about 13%, alongside a slight increase in the price of net energy for ... lactation (NE L). The current price of NE L and MP are about 75 and 12% higher than the 5-year averages ... ($0.08/Mcal and $0.41/lb, respectively), and physically effective neutral detergent fiber (pe-NDF) is about 5% ...

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