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  1. Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents for 2020-21

    https://farmoffice.osu.edu/news/western-ohio-cropland-values-and-cash-rents-2020-21

    those crop returns. Soils, fertility and drainage/irrigation capabilities are primary factors that most ...

  2. Managing Forage Stands Damaged by Fall Armyworm

    https://forages.osu.edu/news/managing-forage-stands-damaged-fall-armyworm

    fields. Base the application rate on a recent soil test. A sufficient nutrient supply will help the crop ...

  3. Erosion Control

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-management/erosion-control

    Overview The top 6-8" of soil (or topsoil) is uniquely able to support plant and microbial ... soils and water quality. Key Strategies  Minimal disturbance – Using fewer tillage events, or at least ... lighter ones, will keep soil aggregates intact to slow the breakdown of organic matter and help prevent ...

  4. Steps to Speed Up Field Curing of Hay Crops

    https://forages.osu.edu/news/steps-speed-field-curing-hay-crops

    value much in that very mature forage. Before cutting though, keep in mind that the soil should be firm ... then once the soil has dried a bit the crop can be spread out with the tedder. Tedding twice may ...

  5. Biological Activity

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-management/biological-activity

    create biodiversity. A biologically active soil supports natural soil food webs and the interactions that support ... Overview Biologial activity in your soil helps to add organic matter, cycle nutrients, and ... a resilient and healthy soil. Read more:  Understanding Soil Microbes and Nutrient Recycling For increased ...

  6. Budgets

    https://farmoffice.osu.edu/farm-management/farm-budgets

    Cow-Calf Budget, (download pdf file) Cow-Calf Budget, Equipment, pdf file Dairy Cow and Replacement Budget ... Market Steer, Days on Feed = 232 (download pdf file) Market Steer, Days on Feed = 250 (download pdf file) ... Market Yearling Steer, Days on Feed = 182 (download pdf file) Market Yearling Steer, Days on Feed = 190 ...

  7. OFGC Summer Forage Field Days- Crawford County

    https://forages.osu.edu/events/ofgc-summer-forage-field-days-crawford-county

    soil with multi-species grazing. August 28th Licking and Knox Counties (11am- 3 pm) Longhorn cattle ...

  8. School Enrichment

    https://franklin.osu.edu/program-areas/school-enrichment

    to be covered include site selection, sustainability, soil testing, a history of plant-based foods, ... mulching, composting and amending; integrated pest management, soil testing, growing vegetables, volunteer ...

  9. Fertilizing hay and pastures

    https://forages.osu.edu/news/fertilizing-hay-and-pastures

    times when the soils are usually firm enough to support fertilizer spreading equipment and the nutrients ... are applied to actively growing plants when they are most needed. A recent soil test should be the ... can be helpful in diagnosis along with the soil test values. Where high rates of phosphorus and ...

  10. Soil Organic Matter

    https://soilhealth.osu.edu/soil-health-management/soil-organic-matter

    Overview Increased soil organic matter provides numberous related benefits to soil health. ... enhances your soil's ability to absorb water, leading to less water stress during both dry and wet ... periods provides better conditions and a food source for soil biota, leading to improved biodiversity; ...

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