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  1. Volunteer Stream Monitoring

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/human-dimensions/mental-models/basic-stream-and-watershed-ecology-lesson-plans/volunteer-stream-monitoring

    possible about waterway conditions throughout the state. Volunteer stream monitoring programs, like the ... Data Home to find out more about water quality monitoring, data collection, and how to get involved. ... The US EPA Volunteer Monitoring site provides a director of volunteer monitoring programs in your ...

  2. Treating Ash Trees Viable Option for Homeowners, Municipalities: Ohio State Experts

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/treating-ash-trees-viable-option-homeowners-municipalities-ohio-state-experts

    charge of making decisions about ash trees in public areas to realize that cutting them down is not the ... United States in 2002, EAB has so far killed millions of ash trees in several U.S. states and Canadian ... researched for control of EAB: dinotefuran for trunk, bark or soil application; emamectin benzoate for trunk ...

  3. Using Manure as Fertilizer? Learn More at the Manure Expo July 9

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/using-manure-fertilizer-learn-more-manure-expo-july-9

    application and storage; and case studies of farmers who will share their stories about manure management. ... (614) 292-6625 combs.155@osu.edu LONDON, Ohio-- Manure application may be an option for growers looking ... Midwest Professional Nutrient Applicators Association. The theme of the Great Lakes Manure Handling Expo ...

  4. Software Increases Chemical Application Accuracy

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/software-increases-chemical-application-accuracy

    developed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Ohio State University may aid in keeping chemicals ... droplet size, droplet release height or boom height, temperature and relative humidity. The application ... so recommendations to reduce drift are not applicable in all field situations," said Erdal ...

  5. Researchers: Apply Public Trust Doctrine to 'Rescue' Wildlife from Politics

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/researchers-apply-public-trust-doctrine-rescue-wildlife-politics

    legislative rider. This rider was passed after courts had reversed three previous U.S. Fish and Wildlife ... its application to wildlife in the United States dates to the late 19th century. In an 1896 case, Geer ... vs. Connecticut, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the wildlife trust doctrine imposed on states ...

  6. Prepare Wheat Planting with Fall Herbicide Applications

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/prepare-wheat-planting-fall-herbicide-applications

    not forget about scouting for a spring herbicide application, even if they apply a fall treatment. ... should consider a burndown application of glyphosate to effectively control dandelion and winter annual ... application of glyphosate before winter wheat emerges is the best method to control winter annual grasses and ...

  7. Prospective Plantings Not a Surprise. It's Weather that Could Shape Grower Decisions

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/prospective-plantings-not-surprise-its-weather-could-shape-grower-decisions

    plans, but ultimately the weather may make the decision for them. U.S. growers are projected to plant ... couldn't get a lot of field work done in the fall, such as fertilizer applications." As a result, ... numbers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Prospective Plantings Report, released March 31, turned ...

  8. Herbicide and Mulch Combo Superior Method of Weed Control

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/herbicide-and-mulch-combo-superior-method-weed-control

    treatments. "The industry uses granular applications at about $315 per application. Put on three ... provide weed control for nearly a year per single application. Consequently, that translates into anywhere ... application of various combinations (mulch under herbicide, mulch over herbicide, and pre-treated mulch) and ...

  9. Study Determining Best Practices to Manage Burcucumber in Corn

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/study-determining-best-practices-manage-burcucumber-corn

    application until corn is at about the V2 stage could provide more effective control in mid-season and allow ... herbicides, we weren't sure what would be the most effective combinations of herbicides and application ... application. In 2010, the first year of the study, researchers applied herbicides Lexar, Corvus+atrazine and ...

  10. A Little Cunning May Do the Trick in Pepper Management

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/little-cunning-may-do-trick-pepper-management

    applying chemicals to vegetables involves a small droplet application with high pressure and high ... volume," said Richard Derksen, a U.S. Department of Agriculture engineer who holds an adjunct appointment ... need it. And you always have to think about drift hazards." Derksen, along with other OARDC ...

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