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  1. French Scientists to Speak on Water Runoff, Soil Erosion, New Role-playing Conservation Game March 29

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/french-scientists-speak-water-runoff-soil-erosion-new-role-playing-conservation-game-0

    (AMP) will present a free public lecture, "Surface Water Runoff and Soil Erosion Research in Upper ... intensive research on soil erosion and water runoff in Upper Normandy. A focus on soil science and agronomy ... a runoff and erosion model that takes into account agricultural practices. She is working on a role-playing ...

  2. Ohio State, Iceland Team Up on Environmental Issues

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-iceland-team-environmental-issues

    address.   Severe soil erosion, caused by centuries of land degradation, has turned the northernmost ... it has become so desertified due to soil erosion and denudation that the degraded landscape ... continue driving home the need to reverse land degradation, to emphasize how soil erosion impacts climate ...

  3. 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 ... crops are also being utilized as a nutrient management tool to recycle manure nutrients and prevent ... those nutrients from moving off site during heavy rains. They can also improve soil tilth and soil organic matter, ...

  4. No-Till Works, But Not Always Applicable for Storing Carbon

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/no-till-works-not-always-applicable-storing-carbon

    develop a system of soil management in which carbon input into the system exceeds the output." ... fuel consumption, reduced soil erosion, improved soil productivity, increased wildlife habitats and ... Carbon Management and Sequestration Center. "Clay soils or other heavy soils that drain poorly, are ...

  5. ECO Farming: A New Farming System for the 21st Century

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/eco-farming-new-farming-system-21st-century

    “The goal is to protect the soil from soil erosion, increase water infiltration, and decrease nutrient ... Continuous living cover, and Other best management practices,” said Jim Hoorman, assistant professor with OSU ... Living Cover means that farmers try to keep a living crop on the soil 100 percent of the time,” Archuleta ...

  6. 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

    ground water, and soil and wind erosion, taught by Bruce Clevenger. Pest management, with an emphasis on ... 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 ...

  7. Iceland President Returning to Ohio to Raise Climate Change Awareness

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/iceland-president-returning-ohio-raise-climate-change-awareness

    soil erosion caused by centuries of land degradation. The desert has not only made more than one-third ... become so desertified due to soil erosion and denudation that the degraded landscape doesn't look ... The lecture, "Iceland's Lessons for World Sustainability: Soil as the New Soldier in ...

  8. 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 ... University Extension; Franklin, Fairfield, Madison, Union and Delaware County Soil and Water Conservation ...

  9. Ohio Farmers Finding Risk Mitigation, Profitability and Conservation Wrapped in One Crop Production System

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-farmers-finding-risk-mitigation-profitability-and-conservation-wrapped-one-crop

    probably the major pollution issue on the farm: soil erosion. Soil erosion is directly responsible for ... water quality issues. It's soil erosion that carries fertilizers and pesticides into water sources. ... Further, soil erosion may result in a direct loss to soil productivity," said Prochaska. "This ...

  10. Iceland President Focuses on Green Energy During Ohio State Visit

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/iceland-president-focuses-green-energy-during-ohio-state-visit

    soil erosion caused by centuries of land degradation. The desert has not only made more than one-third ... become so desertified due to soil erosion and denudation that the degraded landscape doesn't look ... continue driving home the need to reverse land degradation, to emphasize how soil erosion impacts climate ...

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