Sheep industry diversity to highlight 2018 Buckeye Shepherd’s Symposium program
and technology tips, expanding on OSU/OARDC sheep research, nutrient and manure management, and wool ... and in the future. This event is Nov. 30 through Dec. 1 at the Ohio Agricultural Research and ... help sheep farmers improve their profitability, including Management intensive grazing 101, using ...
and by offering the internationally known Master Gardener Program. Our goal is to enhance positive ... experiences of home gardeners. Master Gardener Volunteer Program Our Master Gardener Program was started in ... Our Master Gardener volunteers have been involved in a wide range of horticulture endeavors, from ...
2019 Central Ohio Precision Ag Symposium
Future of Precision Ag” – Dr. Scott Shearer, The Ohio State University. Data management is a “hot ... sessions. Artificial intelligence is changing our industry. Tim Norris will discuss “AI” and share ... this change could potentially affect our current maps and GPS positioning files. “ To be the premier ...
Commercial Grape & Wine Workshop~ Back to Basics
techniques, gather information on pest management practices used at the Research and Demonstration Vineyards ... at OSU South Centers, learn the fundamentals of vineyard fertility management, and learn the ...
Showers limiting days for spreading livestock manure
fertilizer to prevent the nutrients from getting into the water. With so few opportunities to spread the ... For farmers with a lot of livestock, spreading manure onto wet land as fertilizer is not an option ... few opportunities to get the manure applied,” said Glen Arnold, a manure management specialist with ...
Let's Talk Watersheds
County Soil and Water Conservation District website: “A watershed is an area of land that drains to ... the Gulf of Mexico. Working backwards towards our local watershed, the next largest is the Ohio River ... state of Ohio. Our water from Wayne County ends up in either the Tuscarawas River or the Walhonding ...
Warming Up For Spring Planting?
the pair of Canadian geese that choose our pond as a perfect place to make a nest every year. This is ... temperature of the soil for indoor containers can be 5 degrees lower than the actual inside temperature? ... the soil warm which helps the roots of the plants grow strong and healthy. Providing heat from the ...
National Ag Day Breakfast & Nutrient Management Workshop
Join local professionals to learn about nutrient management and what resources are available to ...
New App Helps Farmers Know When to Spray or Spread
advise farmers on when to apply fertilizers and pesticides so that they aren’t washed away by rain. ... Environmental Sciences (CFAES) and project manager of FARM, it is much more than just a fancy weather app. “The ... incredibly accurate and detailed forecasts. “It then provides guidance on the best time to apply fertilizers ...
Consider rotating use of GMO seeds to avoid resistance
including nutrient management, digital technologies for farmers, cover crops, soil health, and best ... but killing the weeds that are sucking up the nutrients and water. The problem is that soybean seeds ... management practices to improve water quality. The conference is sponsored by CFAES and includes speakers ...