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  1. OSU Expert: Fruit and Vegetable Growers Have Options to Protect Crops From Frost and Freeze

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-expert-fruit-and-vegetable-growers-have-options-protect-crops-frost-and-freeze

    out and water starts to evaporate from the ice, the ice will get colder than the air temperature as it ... use sprinklers to prevent freezing injury by using the energy that water releases when it freezes and ... fans with propane heaters onto tractors and drive throughout the orchard to circulate warm air through ...

  2. Leading Creek Watershed Group

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/groups/leading-creek-watershed-group

    Leading Creek Meigs Jim Freeman Watershed Coordinator Meigs Soil and Water Conservation District ... Meigs Soil and Water Conservation District 113 E. Memorial Dr. Pomeroy, OH 45701 (740) 992-4282 (740) ...

  3. Want to Save on Fertilizer? Run a Soil Test

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/want-save-fertilizer-run-soil-test

    start by putting yourself in their shoes. I'm a producer. I get the soil analysis and I have this ... Research and Development Center, Northwest Ohio Soil and Water Conservation Districts, USDA Natural ... January 30, 2008 ADA, Ohio-- With fertilizer prices continuing their upward trend, a soil test is ...

  4. Learn to Improve Soil Health at Field Days August 17, 18

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-improve-soil-health-field-days-august-17-18

    water-holding capacity in soils. “The Hoytville field day is really interesting, because we’ll visit some data ... August 9, 2011 WAUSEON, Ohio – Understanding soil health and biology is critical to maximizing ... focus of two field days later this month. “What we’re really looking at, in terms of soil health, is ...

  5. What's on Tap at Manure Science Review?

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/whats-tap-manure-science-review

    Natural Resources’ Division of Soil and Water Resources on field evaluation as a management tool. Keep ... Department of Agriculture, and Steve Searson of the Logan Soil and Water Conservation District on how manure ... Soil and Water Management credit in the Ohio Certified Crop Advisor (CCA) Program; 1 hour of Nutrient ...

  6. Phosphorous

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1538

    such as transport from sewage treatment systems placed below the seasonal high water table and soils ... GENERAL INFORMATION Phosphorus is commonly found in soil, rocks and plants.  Phosphorus is an ... Phosphorus is relatively immobile in soil and will not reach groundwater except under certain conditions, ...

  7. Drainage Technology Can Better Manage Crops, Protect Environment

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/drainage-technology-can-better-manage-crops-protect-environment

    in the soil, amount of rainfall and electrical conductivity of water. The drainage structures are ... have the ability to see what's going on in your soil-- to analyze that soil/water relationship, ... and not guess how much water you have in the soil or how much rainfall you've received," ...

  8. Dibromochloropropane

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1556

    shrubs. The major source of 1,2-dibromo-3-chloropropane in drinking water is runoff/leaching from soil ... a pungent odor. It is used primarily as an unclassified nematocide for soil fumigation of cucumbers, summer ... fumigant used on soybeans, cotton, pineapples and orchards. HEALTH EFFECTS Some people who drink water ...

  9. Ammonia

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1534

    elevated levels of ammonia.  Ammonia is very soluble in water.   Because of its solubility, excessive soil ... GENERAL INFORMATION Ammonia is rarely found in unpolluted surface water, but is common at low ... levels in well waterWater contaminated with sewage, animal wastes or fertilizer runoff may contain ...

  10. About the Ohio Watershed Network

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/about-us

    principles to address water quality, quantity, and aquatic habitat issues in Ohio and downstream. Educational ... developing and implementing strategies and actions to address water resource problems and protect high ...

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