Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 6
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Figure 1: Daily average air temperature (dashed red), two-inch (green) and four-inch (blue) soil temperatures for spring 2023. Soil type and location of measurements (under sod or bare soil) are provided in the lower right c ...
Changes Ahead with Potential El Niño
After a dry late summer and autumn of 2022, winter turned wetter to offset that dry period. However, in April 2023, we turned a bit drier again. The main thing we need to monitor closely now is a rapidly developing event in the eastern equatorial Pacific ...
FST Special Edition Newsletter – 2023 Spring Graduation
Once again, graduating FST students have been given an opportunity to share with us some of their favorite memories of their time at Ohio State in this special edition newsletter. Many also took the opportunity to give a shoutout to those that supported t ...
Interested in Soil Health? Learn together with OSU Extension
Improving soil health (SH) can provide a variety of benefits including improved water infiltration, increased water holding capacity, and increased nutrient availability. However, it can be challenging to quantify these benefits in the field. With funding ...
Forage Maturity Across Ohio
Warm weather this spring especially over the last couple of weeks has rapidly progressed forage maturity. Harvesting forages at the proper time for the livestock you are feeding is critical to farm profitability. Poor quality forages must be supplemented ...
Talkin Hydrangea and Substrates
Room 100 (Wooster) Janeen M. Polen USDA-ARS Cell: 330-988-4050 Thursday, May 18, 2023- 10:30am to 11:30am ...
202 Darren Drewry Tuesday, May 16, 2023- 9:30am to 6:00pm ...
Master Gardener Plant Sale
The trees are blooming. The soil is warming. The grass is being cut. Spring is surely in the air! The Miami County Master Gardener Volunteers will hold their first plant sale on May 20 beginning at 10 a.m. At the sale you’ll find perennials, annuals, wild ...
Kaletunç awarded Fulbright U.S. Specialist Award to Slovenia
Gönül Z. Kaletunç, professor in Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering (FABE) in the College of Food Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and director, Faculty Professional Development Program in the College of Engineering, was awa ...