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, ...
Organic Vegetable School
Join industry experts and researchers for a day full of the latest information on organic ... vegetable production for your small farm. Topics Include: • Weed Management Options • Insect & Disease ... Management- with discussions of the most effective OMRI approved chemicals 9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. | Welcome ...
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 ...
environmental problems, learning to preserve, restore, manage, and support both the living and nonliving ... components of our fragile ecosystems in order to ensure a healthy environment. Students completing this ... and reactions on the scale of a single atom, molecule, and cell. Soil Resources and Environmental ...
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 ...