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  1. Cover Crops Boost Soil Health, Nutrients, Earthworms and Lower Costs

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/cover-crops-boost-soil-health-nutrients-earthworms-and-lower-costs

    should consider planting oilseed radish, cereal rye, cowpea or Austrian winter pea as a cover crop, which ... includes oilseed radish, cereal rye, cowpea or Austrian winter pea. He called oilseed radish a “wonder ... earthworms.” He said legumes such as cowpea and Austrian winter pea used as cover crops can provide 140 to 150 ...

  2. Worried About Fuel Prices? Grow Cover Crops for Fertilizer Needs

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/worried-about-fuel-prices-grow-cover-crops-fertilizer-needs

    vetch, crimson clover, red clover, green bean, annual ryegrass, radish, cereal rye, buckwheat and winter ... especially cow peas and winter peas, produced enough nitrogen to support crop production without the need to ... well with field crops because of their short rotation and winter cover, and many cover crops are killed ...

  3. Beekeepers: Free Monthly Webinar Series from Ohio State Starts in April

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/beekeepers-free-monthly-webinar-series-ohio-state-starts-april

    Tew, retired honeybee specialist, OSU Extension.--July 18, Planning Now for Winter Preparation, ... Centers at Piketon.--Oct. 17, Putting the Hive to Bed for Winter, Kim Flottum, editor,  Bee Culture ...

  4. Ohio Chapter International Society of Arboriculture Allée

    https://chadwickarboretum.osu.edu/our-gardens/lane-avenue-gardens/ohio-chapter-isa-all%C3%A9e

    witchhazel begin blooming in October and November and continue blooming throughout the winter. Winter color ... The Quasimodo witchhazel is covered with burnt orange, spidery, fragrant flowers in late winter ...

  5. Extending Ohio's Raspberry Season With New Fall Cultivar

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/extending-ohios-raspberry-season-new-fall-cultivar

    performance, berry size, disease resistance and winter hardiness. Raspberry varieties, typically thought of as ... pick-your-own establishments," said Wright. "Fall-bearing cultivars are typically more winter hardy ... since no canes are left that could suffer winter damage, but the low maintenance involved with ...

  6. Extending the Season: From Winter Sowing to Cold Frames-a First Friday Garden Coffee Chat

    https://mastergardener.osu.edu/node/75

    Bring a friend, have a cup of coffee or tea, and find out how to extend your gardening season on both ends. Two Medina County Master Gardeners will teach you how to use traditional and not-so-traditional strategies to lengthen your growing time, emphasizi ...

  7. Fall Herbicide Application Later Than Normal Following Late Harvest

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fall-herbicide-application-later-normal-following-late-harvest

    problematic in no-till production. “We have fields that develop fall weed populations that survive the winter ... of winter annuals or marestail, volunteer wheat, biennials like wild carrot and poison hemlock, or ... to control existing infestations. He said because during the period when winter annuals are likely ...

  8. Wheat Down, But Not Out

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/wheat-down-not-out

    winter-- you name it, everything but ideal environmental conditions has kept wheat from a normal growing ... conditions during the early part of the winter did contribute to tiller development." One thing ... red winter wheat-- as much as 60 percent less," said Paul. "Additionally, there is little to ...

  9. Now's the Time for Fall Herbicide Treatments

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/nows-time-fall-herbicide-treatments

    Stachler, an Ohio State University Extension weed specialist, said that attacking winter annuals and simple ... winter annuals, it's easier to kill them in the fall when they are young and smaller than when they ... are much bigger in the spring and stressed from the winter weather. And with biennials and simple ...

  10. Winter Farming in Cleveland? Yes, With Help from Ohio State Ag Experts

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/winter-farming-cleveland-yes-help-ohio-state-ag-experts

    in Cleveland during the winter. With help from Ohio State University Extension and the Ohio Agricultural ... County Board of Developmental Disabilities (CCBDD)-- is defying the region's usually cold winters to ... January. Parsley and other herbs throughout most of the winter. "They actually earn a living working ...

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