Reducing the Environmental Impact of Cows' Waste
fertilizer, can run off with rainfall into local waterways, including Lake Erie, contributing to algal blooms ... that turn the water green and can produce toxins harmful to drinking water. Two researchers in the ... researcher, Chanhee Lee, an assistant professor of animal sciences, focuses on reducing the waste of cows ...
Ohio Market Manager Certification Program
The Ohio Farmers Market Association is offering a Farmers Market Manager Certificate Program for ... those who manage farmers markets in Central Ohio. This is part of a USDA FMPP grant received by ... a collaborative group in Franklin County. Registration is now open for our 2019 cohort. In person sessions (of ...
Extensive Spread of Corn Toxin Could Affect 2019 Crop
particularly if stalks or other plant material from the 2018 corn crop are left on the surface of the soil ... produces vomitoxin, also sucks nutrients out of corn, leading to smaller and lighter kernels, which can ... a rich source of nutrients for animals, cannot be given to them because it will have a high concentration ...
Ohio Woodland, Water, and Wildlife Conference
This annual conference designed for natural resource professionals and land managers. This annual ... conference is designed for natural resource professionals and land managers Registration begins at 8:45 am ... Glyphosate and Pesticide Safety Update Harmful Alga Blooms in Ponds: Concerns and Mitigation/Management The ...
Ohio Dairy Producers Spring Meeting
Industry experts will highlight new research, innovative solutions and pratical technologies for managing ... ODPA's Spring Meeting to hear the latest about manure management regulations that may affect your farm ...
Southern Ohio Specialty Crop Conference
you don’t attend the session, you’ll still get the information. Private pesticide and fertilizer ... re-certification credits will be available for categories 3, 5, core and fertilizer. Don’t miss this opportunity to ...
Ohio State Professor’s New Animal Welfare Designation Shows Compassion, Expertise
Her research at Ohio State focuses on animal welfare issues for livestock species including timely and ... humane euthanasia, on-farm welfare assessments and audits, and alternative management practices to ... addition to teaching and conducting research, Pairis-Garcia serves as a consultant, working with livestock ...
Using Virtual Reality to Promote Farm Safety
manager with the ag safety and health team. “Virtual reality technology can work in training single ... operation,” said Pfeifer. “Between the virtual reality experience and our farm safety hazard hunt, our tent ... London, Ohio, features educators, specialists and faculty from CFAES who will provide research ...
Farms and Fun: Reducing Liability Risk for Agritourism Webinar Being Offered
million to $704 million, with an average income of over $24,000 per farm. Research suggests that ... for reducing liability risk such as immunity laws, best management practices, agritourism readiness ... today so you don't miss this opportunity! CFAES provides research and related educational programs ...
Rainy days lead to muddy, thinner cows
lower in nutrients for the cattle that eat it. “So, you can put more hay in front of them to eat, but if ... hay tested for nutrients to see what, if anything, is lacking in it. Even if hay has all the necessary ... nutrients, cows still might need a supplement because of the additional stress that the weather is putting on ...