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  1. Reduce Inputs, Improve Bottom Line at Conservation Tillage and Technology Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/reduce-inputs-improve-bottom-line-conservation-tillage-and-technology-conference

    increase yields while fine-tuning inputs, including fertilizer applications," said Randall Reeder, an ... ways they can minimize potassium, phosphorus and nitrogen applications without hurting their yields, ... Jim Moseley, former deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture; Managing Risk Based on ...

  2. Blowing in the Wind: OSU Extension Helps Communities Develop Wind Energy Projects

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    us, especially in a sector so new as wind energy," said Van Wert County Commissioner Clair ... such as finding office space and temporary accommodations in town, how they could go about leasing land, ... helpful for us to make connections locally, giving us some local credibility, and to educate community ...

  3. Produce Safety Workshop Is Nov. 14 in Northeast Ohio

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    a good time to learn about GAPs.”  Leading the workshop will be OSU Extension educators and Ohio ... the course, Kulhanek said. That certification comes only through a farm audit by the U.S. Department ... a participant’s required yearly attendance in a comprehensive GAPs class. Further details about the agreement are ...

  4. Singh to Present Harris Award Seminar

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    a member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering, and is a fellow of the Institute of Food ... Technology. He is an author or co-author of three U.S. patents, 14 books and over 240 refereed papers on food ... Organization, UNESCO, United Nations Development Programme, World Bank, World Health Organization, U.S. Agency ...

  5. Ohio State Launches Center for Applied Plant Sciences

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    new center will facilitate the translation, or connection, between basic research and applications in ... of synergy that can take a very basic biological concept and translate it into an application that ... and, ultimately, economic development opportunities. Find more information about CAPS soon at ...

  6. Ohio Cooperative Development Center Seed Grants Now Available

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    or development of marketing materials. The deadline to submit an application is Oct. 31. Notification ... reimbursable, and recipients have until Aug. 31, 2009 to use the funding. For more information about the OCDC ... seed grant program or to receive an application, log on to http://ocdc.osu.edu or contact Melissa Hurtt ...

  7. Nutrient Management Key Theme of Ohio No-Till Conference

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    December 1, 2011 CELINA, Ohio – Experts from Ohio State University Extension, the U.S. Department ... available about no-till and current agricultural issues covered at this event.” Hoorman will lead several ... about nutrient management issues around Lake Erie and Grand Lake St. Marys, is perhaps the biggest topic ...

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

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    their pockets. According to a U.S. Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service report, less than ... wasn't much of an economic penalty in over-application, so some producers were supplying more than ... phosphorus, and from those numbers, make a more informed decision in fertilizer application that's good ...

  9. Pilot Plant, Research Advancements Help Drive Domestic Natural Rubber Project Forward

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    for rubber manufacturing. What's different about the facility is the source of its natural ... the state of Ohio-- also involves the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the University of Akron and Oregon ... technology, passenger vehicle tires need about 50 percent natural rubber content to adequately resist the road's demands, ...

  10. Aug. 8 Sprayer Workshop to Showcase Latest Application Equipment and Techniques

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    July 17, 2012 WAUSEON, Ohio – Growers and other applicators can get an updated look at the most ... efficient and effective application equipment and techniques available in agriculture during an upcoming ... and tips to get the most benefit from your spray applications,” he said. “The goal of the workshop is ...

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