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

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

    from hard surfaces. Frank Gibbs of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Christine Pence of the Ohio ... from drain tiles; calibrating equipment for accurate application; and identifying effective setbacks to ... application demonstrations. Among them: How to minimize the risk of liquid manure entering drain tiles and ...

  2. A Functional Assessment of Stream Restoration in Ohio

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/stream-systems/functional-assessment-stream-restoration-ohio

    interview, Dan talks about the purpose of the study, their methods for assessing ecological integrity, and ... http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/default/tabid/9188/Default.aspx Download interview Podcasts ...

  3. Fertility Management Focus at Conservation Tillage Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fertility-management-focus-conservation-tillage-conference

    fertilizer or manure applications, will be a topic of interest for farmers attending Ohio State University ... manure application, manure nutrient management, and the economics of a nitrogen program. One of the ... operation influence their nitrogen decision and how they can go about tailoring that decision." For ...

  4. Learn to Manage Manure Effectively at Manure Expo, July 9

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-manage-manure-effectively-manure-expo-july-9

    University Extension soil fertility specialist, will discuss how manure application rate and timing effect ... while keeping in mind that additional nutrients will be supplied from the application that may or may ... supplementing a crop with nitrogen from a manure resource. "One of the problems with manure application is ...

  5. Gas Drilling Impacts on Water Quality

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/watershed-management/gas-drilling-impacts-water-quality

    raised about the impacts of hydraulic fracturing or "fracking" on water quality and quantity. ... Cooperative Extension. Bryan has been conducting educational programs about the impacts of fracking on water ... http://www.epa.state.oh.us/shale.aspx Ohio Department of Natural Resources has created a list of web resources on oil/natural gas and ...

  6. USDA Secretary Vilsack: 'Agriculture is Cool Again'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/usda-secretary-vilsack-agriculture-cool-again

    U.S. “That’s what a Land-Grant university is all about,” said Bobby Moser, vice president for ... related sciences, according to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture. “Agriculture is cool again,” said Tom ... Vilsack, secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, during his September 9 visit to The Ohio State ...

  7. Don't Pass Up Rare Opportunity to Make Fall Fertilizer Applications

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/dont-pass-rare-opportunity-make-fall-fertilizer-applications

    about two weeks early, on average, they can get quite a bit of fertilizer applications down this fall ... are encouraged to make their fertilizer applications now.   "This is a rare opportunity for ... and avoid that frozen ground application in the winter." Mullen, who also holds an appointment ...

  8. Wheat Growers Need to Prepare For Foliar Fungicide Application As Wheat Growth in Ohio Is Ahead Two Weeks

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/wheat-growers-need-prepare-foliar-fungicide-application-wheat-growth-ohio-ahead-two

    miss Feekes GS 6, a critical growth stage for herbicide application, and Feekes 8, a critical stage for ... about an inch or so above the soil line; at Feekes 7, two nodes are visible, one about 2 inches above ... the soil line and the other about 3-4 inches above the first; and at Feekes 8, in addition to the two ...

  9. Testing the Best Fungicide Coverage for Soybean Rust

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/testing-best-fungicide-coverage-soybean-rust

    of application equipment or setup that would provide the best coverage. And because of the nature of ... Penetrating the lower part of the canopy with applications is very challenging," said Ozkan, a researcher ... and plant pathologists, along with U.S. Department of Agriculture researchers based at OARDC, have ...

  10. From Teosinte to Quad Stacks: See the History of Corn at Farm Science Review 2011

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/teosinte-quad-stacks-see-history-corn-farm-science-review-2011

    “From teosinte on through to the most modern quad stack, we’ll talk about plant breeding and technology ... for rapid acceleration of agronomic productivity. “We talk about how farming practices have ... breeding improvements as well,” Watters said. He said the demonstration isn’t just about the differences in ...

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