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  1. OSU Extension Agronomics Team to Offer Certified Crop Adviser Exam Prep Jan. 16-17, 2013

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-agronomics-team-offer-certified-crop-adviser-exam-prep-jan-16-17-2013

    advice to producers on nutrient management, crop management, pest management, and managing soil and water ... by Watters. Soil and water management, with an emphasis on soil properties, soil water, surface and ... ground water, and soil and wind erosion, taught by Bruce Clevenger. Pest management, with an emphasis on ...

  2. Cover Crops Focus of Ag Day Program Feb. 16 in Paulding (Western Ohio)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/cover-crops-focus-ag-day-program-feb-16-paulding-western-ohio

    water erosion on fields with little or no residue cover,” said Jim Lopshire, OSU Extension educator.  “Cover ... those nutrients from moving off site during heavy rains. They can also improve soil tilth and soil organic matter, ... reduce compaction, and increase water infiltration, which decreases leaching of nutrients and provides ...

  3. Testing the Best Fungicide Coverage for Soybean Rust

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/testing-best-fungicide-coverage-soybean-rust

    changing out a variety of nozzles. Another is looking at air-assisted sprayers, more expensive kinds of ... (cone or flat-fan, for example) would work most efficiently. Treatments also include using air ... -assisted sprayers — equipment that uses air to spread open the plant canopy before applying fungicides. One sprayer ...

  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 ... efforts that the Ohio Federation of Soil and Water Conservation Districts are implementing at Farm Science ...

  5. Ohio State’s Overholt Drainage School is March 21-25 in NW Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state%E2%80%99s-overholt-drainage-school-march-21-25-nw-ohio

    developments in soil and water management: Ohio State University’s Overholt Drainage School, to take place ... more about the purpose, design, layout, construction and management of soil and water ... Natural Resources (ODNR) and Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCD); engineers and scientists with ...

  6. Conference Covers Breadth of Conservation Tillage Topics

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/conference-covers-breadth-conservation-tillage-topics

    Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Northwest Ohio Soil and Water Conservation ... management, soil and water, economics, wheat and planters, and first detector training for the National Plant ... nutrient. The soil and water topics will cover water table management, constructed wetlands for irrigation, ...

  7. Researchers Taking Three-Pronged Approach to Flooding/Disease Impacts on Soybeans

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/researchers-taking-three-pronged-approach-floodingdisease-impacts-soybeans

    injury related to soil flooding and water-loving root rot diseases, but after several years of research ... promising solutions are on the horizon. To combat the yield impacts associated with standing water, disease ... development and poor soil structure during heavy rains and flooding situations, Ohio State University plant ...

  8. Manure Science Review Coming Aug. 16

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/manure-science-review-coming-aug-16

    Steve Searson of the Logan Soil and Water Conservation District. Participants are eligible for 5.5 hours ... Soil and Water Management credit in the Ohio Certified Crop Advisor (CCA) Program; 1 hour of Nutrient ... Center, the Ohio Livestock Coalition, Ohio’s Soil and Water Conservation Districts, ODA, USDA’s Natural ...

  9. Solution to Global Food Crisis is Managing Natural Resources

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/solution-global-food-crisis-managing-natural-resources

    resources, said seed germplasm to improve crop production won't be useful if soil, water and climate ... manure application, are all ways to restore, conserve and build carbon in the soil. Wisely managing water ... and managing soil and water become even more significant, even in areas where land remains fertile. ...

  10. Soil Scientist Lal Named University Distinguished Professor, Ohio State’s Highest Honor

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/soil-scientist-lal-named-university-distinguished-professor-ohio-state%E2%80%99s-highest-honor

    and atmospheric greenhouse effects, sustainable management of soil and water resources, restoration and ... World Association of Soil and Water Conservation, and the International Soil Tillage Research ... Science Society of America, the Soil and Water Conservation Society, the American Association for the Advancement ...

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