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  1. Drainage Technology Can Better Manage Crops, Protect Environment

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/drainage-technology-can-better-manage-crops-protect-environment

    May 7, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- A satellite-controlled drainage structure installed on the grounds of ... satellite uploads data from the controlled drainage structure every four hours, allowing farmers the ... said Sullivan. "With satellite-controlled drainage structures you have that information in hours, ...

  2. FSR Drainage Field Day Combines Conservation with Profit

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fsr-drainage-field-day-combines-conservation-profit

    water resources, will be installing drainage control structures on 40 acres of the Molly Caren ... well as improve water quality." The drainage control structures will be installed west of the ... a three-day event showcasing the latest in cutting edge field drainage technology, combining improved ...

  3. Waterman a Model for Water Conservation

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/waterman-model-water-conservation

    controlled drainage, septic and other environmental research facilities at Ohio State's Molly Caren ... on the Waterman grounds. Such projects will include installing over 40 acres of subsurface drainage ... ; geotextiling; a culvert, control stand inlet; and a collection of sump practices — all designed to serve as ...

  4. Stormwater Pollution/Land Erosion Conference to be Held

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/stormwater-pollutionland-erosion-conference-be-held

    March 5, 2007 GROVEPORT, Ohio-- Preventing stormwater pollution and controlling land erosion is ... professionals addressing such issues at the Central Ohio Stormwater and Erosion Control Expo. The event will be ... specialist, will discuss new ways to create erosion control construction drawings. • Desiree Hann, ...

  5. Farm Science Review: Water Control Structure Benefits Farmers and Environment

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/farm-science-review-water-control-structure-benefits-farmers-and-environment

    a model for drainage technology. The new control structures are part of the site’s comprehensive water ... called controlled drainage; you’re controlling the water at the level that you want for your intended ... September 27, 2012   LONDON, Ohio – A new field drainage technology could help reduce runoff from ...

  6. Use Equipment/Technology to Manage Risk

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/use-equipmenttechnology-manage-risk

    tillage, wider tires, controlled traffic, precision agriculture, improved drainage and on-farm tools such ... as a grain dryer. In dryer climates, modern irrigation systems are common as a risk-management tool. ... a system that requires only these operations: plant, apply nutrients, spray for weed/insect/disease control ...

  7. Fall Soil Compaction Could Spell Spring Planting Problems

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fall-soil-compaction-could-spell-spring-planting-problems

    and it just moves as run-off, causing erosion." Not only does soil compaction prevent a fruitful ... has to be. • Practice controlled traffic, a method whereby all farm equipment is the same width and ... with auto-steering systems more available today, the opportunities for controlled traffic are much ...

  8. Innovative Approaches to Managing Drainage Ditches Can Save Growers Time, Money and Better Benefit Waterways, Ohio State Experts Say

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/innovative-approaches-managing-drainage-ditches-can-save-growers-time-money-and-better

    University experts said. Over the past decade there has been increasing interest in managing drainage ditches ... not only to provide adequate drainage, but also to increase their stability, reduce the need for ... Ohio State’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. While traditional drainage ...

  9. Overholt Drainage School Offers Soil and Water Conservation Education

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/overholt-drainage-school-offers-soil-and-water-conservation-education

    3: Drainage water management: controlled drainage system design and installation. Many of the ... systems during the Overholt Drainage School led by Ohio State University and other industry experts. The ... college has conducted drainage education and training for more than 50 years," he said. ...

  10. 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

    Controlled Subsurface Drainage Design and Installation, March 25, $150. The fee for attending the entire ... developments in soil and water management: Ohio State University’s Overholt Drainage School, to take place ... $300; “Agricultural Subsurface Drainage Design, Drainage Installation,” March 22-24, $500; and “Drainage Water Management: ...

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