Seeing (and using) the good in manure and keeping our water clean, too
farmers and others in the industry. “Manure is an excellent soil amendment and provides nutrients for crop ... growth,” said Glen Arnold, an organizer of the event and manure nutrient management systems field ... which took place in August, had more than a dozen sessions on maximizing the nutrients available in ...
Study: Spreading gypsum on farms can help keep water clean, not green
plants. Gypsum also provides calcium and sulfur, nutrients that can improve the soil and crop yields. ... Gypsum, which has roots in the past as a farm soil treatment, also may have a bright future, and ... into a three-year study of gypsum’s benefits on farms, including to soil quality, crop yields and ...
fertilizer in the soil where crops can use it and to apply only what is needed for growing crops. ... algal blooms plaguing Lake Erie and other bodies of water in recent years. Researchers at The Ohio State ...
Field to Faucet making strides in improving Ohio’s water quality
address the water quality problem and accelerate our research to reduce the amount of nutrients coming off ... nutrient runoff in side-by-side fields, each under different management systems. To contact the source: Jay ... initiative includes research, training and education, all designed to ensure safe drinking water while ...
home to OARDC's CFAES Wooster Campus and our world-renowned researchers. The CFAES Wooster campus ... As the research arm of Ohio State University's College of Food, Agricultural, and ... Environmental Sciences (CFAES), the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) is dedicated to ...
CFAES Research Community
CFAES Research Community, The message from Dr. Morley Stone sent out on March 15 stating that ... “PI’s should immediately begin preparing for all on-campus research to be restricted to essential ... activities only as soon as possible” requires additional context for CFAES research. Specifically, what ...
greatest strengths. By focusing on areas of research excellence and strategic importance, OARDC has ... for energy and materials increases, research and industry partnerships come together in this signature ...
Introductory Workshop on Aquaculture and Aquaponics
a marriage of two systems – aquaculture and hydroponics,” he said. “Nutrient-rich fish wastewater fertilizes ... Ohio needs more fish farmers, and researchers at the Ohio Center for Aquaculture Research and ... Introduction to pond and RAS Business planning for new aquaculture/aquaponics ventures Water quality management ...
And now for a really big show: See latest ag tech, innovations
latest research on improving a farm’s bottom line, said Chuck Gamble, manager of the show, which is ... research arm. “When you talk about technology and innovation, that’s what farmers are looking for and what ... advance their farm operations. “We’ll offer information on new markets, such as growing hops to locally ...
Teaming up with farmers to protect Ohio’s water
in terms of phosphorus runoff. Data is being collected on soils, farmers’ management practices, and ... that farmers use to predict phosphorus runoff from their fields, know their management options and ... index more accurate and to increase farmers’ management options for reducing phosphorus runoff, said ...