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  1. Aquaculture Research Program Looking to Recruit Fish Farmers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/aquaculture-research-program-looking-recruit-fish-farmers

    facility.  And thanks to a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and ... And participants will also have access to trainers and mentors in the field.  Applications for the ... james.742@osu.edu.  Applicants will be notified of selection by Dec. 15, and the first day of ABC will be Jan. 12, ...

  2. Manure Management Focus of One-Day Summer Event

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    Midwest Professional Nutrient Applicators Association. The theme of the Great Lakes Manure Handling Expo ... event: • Manure 101: The Superior Fertilizer. Understanding how the application rate and timing affect ... fertility specialist. • Records: What? Why? How? Good documentation of manure application can save time and ...

  3. OSU Extension Specialists Asking for Grower Input on Head Scab Evaluation Tool

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    application of fungicides when weather conditions elevate the risk of disease development." Paul is ... the need for fungicide applications in wheat to fill out the following survey: ... http://www.hostedsurvey.com/takesurvey.asp?c=2010Us121326. "This multi-state effort requires considerable resources to maintain, and scientists involved ...

  4. New Biological Control Book Brainchild of Ohio State Scientist

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    helping spread the word about these unique natural pesticides. Nematodes as Biocontrol Agents is the ... Ralph-Udo Ehlers, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Germany; and David Shapiro-Ilan, U.S. Department ... Topics include biology, commercial production, formulation and quality control, application technology, ...

  5. International IPM Program a Success for Tomato Producers in Africa

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    pesticide applications by half, has been a marketing boon for farmers who, in some cases, collect a premium ... in Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania is a four-year $800,000 initiative funded by the U.S. Agency for ... in Uganda to cut their pesticide applications in half, reducing their production costs and adverse ...

  6. Livestock Manure a Winner As Alternative Spring Crop Fertilizer

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    to produce yields comparable to traditional fertilizer applications, and the alternative option may ... area farmers for the past two years to determine how well swine manure applications to corn and wheat ... in the spring compare to traditional applications of nitrogen and urea. What the group found was that ...

  7. $5 Million Third Frontier Grant to Advance Granule Technology

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    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. ...

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

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    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 ...

  9. Receive Certified Livestock Manager Training at CTC

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    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" ...

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

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    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 ...

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