World's Largest Script Ohio Shows the Power of Precision Agriculture
research-based information on issues from pest management to water quality. The Review also features field ... field scenes,” said Andrew Klopfenstein, senior research associate engineer in the Department of Food, ... attempted in the past,” said Ryan Tietje, research associate and graduate student in FABE, who designed the ...
Soybean Acres Increasing, Corn Declining
higher than corn: $10.39 versus $4.08, said Barry Ward, leader of production business management for Ohio ... fertilizer and other expenses totals $370 per acre of corn, $200 per acre of soybeans, he said. Also, corn ... typically requires more applications of weed killers and an application of fertilizer. For soybeans, ...
A Day in the Woods
Forest-Get an update on the latest research on our oak-hickory ecosystems and techniques to sustain ... manage undesirable species on your property-Understand the steps you can take to maintain oak in your ... interactive booths. Enjoy a hay ride through the forest. Learn about the abundant wildlife that inhabit our ...
Sheep Blog Offers Advice on Keeping the Flock Healthy and Profitable
Ohio State University Sheep Team blog offers easily digestible doses of research findings on raising ... State’s College of Food Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES), manages the site and includes ... “Ohio State has done a lot of research on sheep, but unfortunately not a lot of people are aware of the ...
Autumn Discovery Day
natural beauty of our grounds. All proceeds support arboretum research and education programs. The sale ...
Higher Carbon Dioxide Levels Prompt More Plant Growth, But Fewer Nutrients
and starches first, then other nutrients including protein, fat and antioxidants. Though carbon ... nutrients the plant produces including iron, zinc and vitamin C. “The loss of nutrients, particularly ... Plants can become more vulnerable to diseases as well as insects. With fewer nutrients in the plants, the ...
Environmental Professionals Network Breakfast Program
“Controlling Nutrient Runoff and Protecting Water Quality: Ohio’s Latest Programs and Policies,” ...
Sheep Care Videos
These sheep care videos feature some of the key components of owning and managing sheep including ... topics on selection, nutrition, management practices, handling, showing, and fitting. They were produced ... Sheep Improvement Association. We are grateful to our featured presenters for their willingness to share ...
Ohio State expert warns about effect of rock salt on plants
salt content changes the chemistry of the soil so that plants can’t absorb water and the roots dry ... to higher amounts of the salt. “It is similar to applying too much fertilizer,” she said. “If you ...
Converging on Wicked Systems Problems
application of transdisciplinary research and system approaches to solve grand challenges in our food, water, ...