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  1. Learn How to Construct a Rain Garden at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-how-construct-rain-garden-farm-science-review

    Extension educator in agriculture and natural resources, will present "Rain Gardens" at 11 a.m. on ... well in your area under the soil and site conditions found in your rain garden-- annuals, perennials, ... August 17, 2009 LONDON, Ohio – When installed properly, rain gardens capture water, reducing ...

  2. An Empirical Analysis of the Determinants of Contract Choice in Groundwater Irrigation in Bangladesh: Are There Any Lessons for Ohio Agriculture?

    https://ipa.osu.edu/events/empirical-analysis-determinants-contract-choice-groundwater-irrigation-bangladesh-are-there

    Groundwater (GW) is a scarce and invisible resource, and is a significant concern in many countries. Pollution and depletion of it causes severe economic, environmental and social dislocations in many countries including USA. Water-intensive crops such as ...

  3. Ohio State Food, Ag, Env Calendar Listings as of March 3

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-food-ag-env-calendar-listings-march-3

    Agricultural Practices for preventing microbial contamination of fruits and vegetables on farms. Presented by ... 614-688-3479. May 19: Irrigating Urban Gardens, 9 a.m.-noon, Godman Guild, 303 E. 6th St., Columbus. Workshop on ... of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences as of March 3: March March 3: Planning and Seeding ...

  4. Learn More about Rain Gardens at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-more-about-rain-gardens-farm-science-review

    rain garden on the grounds of the Lawrence G. Vance Soil and Water Conservation Park along Friday ... Federation of Soil and Water Conservation Districts to educate visitors how properly constructed rain gardens ... Another aspect of a rain garden is its design, which involves creating a depression or dish in the soil ...

  5. What's on Tap at Manure Science Review?

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/whats-tap-manure-science-review

    Department of Agriculture, and Steve Searson of the Logan Soil and Water Conservation District on how manure ... Natural Resources’ Division of Soil and Water Resources on field evaluation as a management tool. Keep ... slopes, setbacks and timing in mind and you can cut the risk of nutrient runoff. Terry Mescher, also of ...

  6. Symposium to Focus on Reponsible Urban Land-Use Management

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/symposium-focus-reponsible-urban-land-use-management

    carbon sequestration in urban soils, the view of governmental policy and position, the role of carbon ... ecosystems. Some agenda topics include: The Changing Face of Urban Land Use; Assessment of U.S. Urban Soil ... populations increase, urban centers are becoming the areas of choice for residents. But with increasing ...

  7. OSU-ACET Index Insurance Program

    https://ipa.osu.edu/worldwide-projects/africa/osu-acet-index-insurance-program

    farmers due to lower default risk for financial institutions, Reduced interest rates for agricultural ... agricultural credit using index insurance The Ohio State University (OSU) and the African Center for Economic ... outreach, and education. OSU/ACET will work closely the Ghana Agricultural Insurance Programme (GAIP), an ...

  8. Chow Line: Wash those fruits and veggies (for 5/26/02)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-wash-those-fruits-and-veggies-52602

    in fertilizer, or soil or water contaminated by wild or domestic animals. But humans can also easily ... annually. No matter what kind of food is contaminated, Salmonella is always animal- or human-based. The ... associated with animal products. With fresh produce, contamination possibly comes from bird droppings, manure ...

  9. Ohio State Food, Ag, Env Calendar Listings as of April 25

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-food-ag-env-calendar-listings-april-25

    1680 Madison Ave., Wooster. Features Good Agricultural Practices for preventing microbial contamination ... Information: 614-292-2265 or 330-263-3659. REGISTRATION FULL: May 19:   Irrigating Urban Gardens,  9 a.m.-noon, ... Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster. Features three-acre garden of 1,500 ...

  10. $1 Million Study Tackles Role of Viruses in Safety of Fresh Produce

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/1-million-study-tackles-role-viruses-safety-fresh-produce

    the classroom and the field. Fresh produce is at high risk of being contaminated by noroviruses. ... scientist with the university's Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC). He has ... Agriculture's National Integrated Food Safety Initiative. It is designed to take what is learned in the lab into ...

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