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  1. $5 Million Third Frontier Grant to Advance Granule Technology

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/5-million-third-frontier-grant-advance-granule-technology

    Andersons CEO Mike Anderson. "This grant will enable us to accelerate our research in extending this ... proprietary technology to agriculture applications that we believe will provide benefits on a global scale. We ... Lime and Stone Company; and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service. ...

  2. Receive Certified Livestock Manager Training at CTC

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/receive-certified-livestock-manager-training-ctc

    license or who want to learn more about best manure management practices have the opportunity to gain the ... and Development Center, Northwest Ohio Soil and Water Conservation Districts, U.S. Department of ... Livestock Manager licensing through ODA, a farmer or custom applicator must attend three "core" ...

  3. 'An Ohio State Story': Lab Idea Yields 60 Local Jobs, New Green Industry

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-story-lab-idea-yields-60-local-jobs-new-green-industry

    U.S. Rep. Pat Tiberi (Ohio's 12th District) and Mansfield Mayor Tim Theaker, among other elected ... is really a story about Ohio State," Bio100 Technologies President Jim Cavicchioli said. "In 2009, ... we have Ohio State people working with us in the lab. And we will continue to grow with Ohio ...

  4. Tomato Genes for Health and Profit: Francis Wins OARDC 'Innovator' Award

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/tomato-genes-health-and-profit-francis-wins-oardc-innovator-award

    internationally recognized for his application of bioinformatics, gene expression arrays and next-generation ... U.S. and Europe have repackaged and commercialized subsets of the SNPs. Last year, Francis and the ... project received the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Honor Award for Excellence. Meanwhile, in his tomato ...

  5. OARDC Adds Greener, Bi-fuel Vehicles to Its Fleet

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-adds-greener-bi-fuel-vehicles-its-fleet

    Pallotta of Pallotta Ford Lincoln in Wooster, Ohio, and Dave Benfield of OARDC talk about running vehicles ... we talk about that with our clients: ‘How do we close the carbon cycle?’ “This is an example of being ... plant also powers a generator that provides about 30 percent of the electricity needs of the main part ...

  6. Chow Line: Science behind appetite complex (7/20/12)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-science-behind-appetite-complex-72012

    caution us about blindly choosing low-fat versions of foods: The calorie difference between low-fat and ... July 20, 2012 I’ve been overweight all my life. Recently, I’ve read a little about what controls ... Scientists are still uncovering new information about the mechanisms involved. For example, we’ve known for ...

  7. Pre-Emergent Herbicides Effective for Weed Control

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/pre-emergent-herbicides-effective-weed-control

    pre-emergence herbicide applications can drastically improve the control of lambsquarter, giant ragweed and ... reducing the number of applications to save time and costs," said Stachler, who also holds a research ... makes it difficult to time a single post-emergence application. • They become more difficult to control ...

  8. Drought: No Bacon Shortage, But Consumers Can Likely Expect Higher Prices for Pork Next Year

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/drought-no-bacon-shortage-consumers-can-likely-expect-higher-prices-pork-next-year

    Pig Association last week predicting a worldwide shortage of bacon due to drought, the U.S. is not ... production since 2006, according to the U.S. Agriculture Department. As of Sept. 25, the majority of the ... are losing money.  “Pork producers were making about $10 to $12 per head in the beginning of 2012, but ...

  9. Following Harvest, Farmers Have Plenty of Work Ahead

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/following-harvest-farmers-have-plenty-work-ahead

    applications planned in the waning weeks of productivity for 2011. “As we finish harvesting soybeans, farmers ... applicators were ready to go into the field for a long time, and we are glad to finally see them moving.” ... productive this fall. He noted that in addition to fertilizer applications to improve the fertility of the ...

  10. Early Spring Nitrogen Application Likely Won’t Increase Yields for Late Planted Wheat, Ohio State Expert Says

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/early-spring-nitrogen-application-likely-won%E2%80%99t-increase-yields-late-planted-wheat-ohio

    application," said Lentz, who also is an OSU Extension educator in agriculture and natural resources. "In ... a word, no. "Our research has found that early application won't result in more fertile tillers ... wheat does not readily take up nitrogen until after the stems begin to elongate, which is about six to ...

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