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  1. Sustainable Crop Rotations with Cover Crops

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-9

    winter pea, crotalaria, red clover, sweet clover, hairy vetch, soybeans, and alfalfa. On the other hand, ... July) For nitrogen: cowpea, crotalaria, winter pea, red and sweet clover, hairy vetch, and soybeans. For ... 2.92 43.3 14.8 24 Winter pea 3.1 2.60 44.1 17.0 181 Non-legumes Corriander 0.5 1.52 41.4 27.3 18* ...

  2. Managing for Bobwhite Quail in Ohio's Agricultural Landscape

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/W-27

    dramatic declines associated with severe winters in 1977 and 1978. Bobwhite populations are capable of ... find mates. Most birds stay within one-quarter mile of where they spent the winter while others travel ... several miles away from their wintering locations. Bobwhites in Ohio have been found to move more than 12 ...

  3. Peach Canker

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-25

    not attack healthy, vigorous peach bark. Winter injury, insect damage, and mechanical injury are ... common types of wounds serving as entry points. The fungi survive the winter in cankers or in dead wood. ... of breakage and winter injury. Delay pruning until early spring. This promotes quick healing. Remove ...

  4. Phytophthora Root Rot of Raspberry

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-14

    its development. Infected plants become weak and stunted and are particularly susceptible to winter ... Because wilting and collapsing plants may be caused by other factors (winter injury, cane borers, etc.), ... rot had previously been diagnosed as suffering from winter injury or “wet feet.” One major difference ...

  5. Fusarium Head Blight or Head Scab of Wheat, Barley and other Small Grain Crops

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-cer-06

    quality of wheat flour, malting quality of barley, and feeding value of grain. The fungi causing scab ... grain elevators. There is a near zero tolerance for vomitoxin in malt barley (i.e. barley used for ... resulting from Fusarium infection. Delay planting of winter cereals until the soil temperature is 60 degrees ...

  6. Bumble Bees in Ohio: Natural History and Identification of Common Species

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-84

    the winter. Each queen will spend the winter burrowed about 10 inches below ground, emerging in spring ... to start a new colony. All the members of the old colony die with the winter’s cold, including the ...

  7. Wheat Growth Stages and Associated Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-126

    Formed (late fall or early spring) Winter wheat can continue to tiller for several weeks. Depending upon ... the onset of winter dormancy. Most of the tillers that contribute to grain yield are completed during ... this stage. Winter wheat plants are prostrate or “creeping” at this stage. In the spring, between ...

  8. Phytophthora Root and Crown Rot of Fruit Trees

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-06

    sometimes confused with those suffering from winter injury. Figure 1. Apple root infected with Phytophthora ... and collapse such as “wet feet” (drowning) or winter injury. Roots on trees killed by excessive water ... Discoloration from winter injury is usually confined to the above-ground part of the trunk, particularly on the ...

  9. Cover Crop Fundamentals

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-142

    all types of soils. By having the soil held in place by cover crops during the fall, winter, and early ... nutrients. 4. Suppress weeds —A dense stand of winter rye or other cover crop can suppress weeds by soil ... hairy vetch and winter peas can be planted through the normal hopper of a drill. Clovers may require ...

  10. Using Cover Crops to Improve Soil and Water Quality

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-57

    rate, planting and killing date. Winter grass cover crops (cereal rye, annual ryegrass) accumulate N in ... the fall and winter due to fast root growth. After the boot stage, there is not much additional ... regions. Winter cover crops moderate temperatures in the winter. Standing crops have higher soil ...

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