Good time to start: Fall farm practices for helping crops and water
getting into water. “Doing soil testing and following Tri-State recommendations will not add additional ... best science Other best practices, for example, include testing soil, avoiding winter application of ... Extension, team members are also from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service. The ...
OFFER Field Day
provide science-based research and information to Ohio’s organic farmers, gardeners, processors, retailers ... and at the John Hirzel Sustainable Agriculture Farming Systems Research Site in northwestern Ohio. The ...
Ohio’s annual Stinner Summit makes plans for sustainable food, communities
water — including such issues as local food, urban farming, food security and sustainable agriculture ... Participants in the summit brainstormed and planned projects to enhance healthy agricultural ecosystems and ... time and effort, to put their new plans into action. Successfully managing an agricultural ecosystem ...
‘Toledo was a wakeup call’: Dean announces new water quality initiative
Bruce McPheron, Ohio State’s vice president for agricultural administration, while speaking Sept. ... Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, of which OARDC is the research arm. “Just over a month ago, the city ... with its comprehensive capacity, is well positioned to lead the way in providing answers,” he said. ...
Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering (FABE) Building
a tornado laid waste to the Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering (FABE) research building and ...
Wheat Field Day
Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University during Wheat Field Day June 21. The ... event is from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the Northwest Agricultural Research Station of the Ohio Agricultural ... public. The program will include a wagon tour of test plots, said Matt Davis, who manages the ...
New study looks at why Americans waste so much food
people perceive benefits to throwing food away, some of which have only limited basis in fact. A study ... Professor of Agricultural Marketing and Policy in CFAES’s Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and ...
Wheat Field Day
the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center have some four acres of test plots at the farm, ... on June 1 as well as take a tour of several of the trial test plots. The event will feature ... presentations by several small-grains experts from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences ...
Research on link between health and nature will grow in new OARDC garden
OARDC’s Secrest Arboretum has many gardens, but its newest addition stands out for its therapeutic ... and research value. Dedicated in September, the Lemmon and Rice Health and Wellness Garden was ... gardens and nature on people’s health. The 115-acre arboretum is on OARDC’s campus in Wooster. The ...
Spent foundry sand’s second life: OK to use in some soils
analysis of SFS in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service. ... in fact have a range of green benefits. Reusing spent foundry sand has a range of green benefits. ...