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  1. Drip Irrigation Workshop Offers Farmers Options to Increase Profits

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/drip-irrigation-workshop-offers-farmers-options-increase-profits

    July 12, 2012 PIKETON, Ohio – Specialty fruit and vegetable crop producers looking to gain ... needed for a system; what water sources work; how to install a system; how to fertilize with drip ... drought like we are currently experiencing in parts of Ohio,” he said.  “Specialty crops are such ...

  2. 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

    farm fields and reduce the risk of harmful algae blooms in Lake Erie and other Ohio lakes.  The system ... and phosphorus on the land where they can be used by crops, Ohio State University’s Farm Science ... Review last week.  The new installations bring the total number of the systems in use there to eight, ...

  3. OARDC Works with Industry to Boost Ethanol Production, Create Jobs

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-works-industry-boost-ethanol-production-create-jobs

    Cleveland-based Arisdyne Systems Inc., which developed a technology called hydrodynamic controlled-flow cavitation ... conducted by Michel has proven that Arisdyne’s cavitation system helps increase ethanol yield by 2 to ... the beginning of the ethanol production process, Arisdyne’s cavitation system breaks open the cell ...

  4. Learn How to Apply for SARE Grants at FSR

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-how-apply-sare-grants-fsr

    develop, test, or implement on-farm sustainable production or marketing practices. Since 1992, nearly 250 ... these individuals can now apply for a U.S. Department of Agriculture Sustainable Agriculture Research ... grants worth more than $1 million have been awarded to fund such projects as beef marketing, development ...

  5. Fighting High Fertilizer Costs with Alternative Management

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fighting-high-fertilizer-costs-alternative-management

    Development Center in Wooster, Ohio, said that the cropping system might be an effective alternative to ... beginning this spring to measure the amount of nitrogen that is produced from such a cropping system and to ... fertilizer," said Mullen. "The alternative cropping system is a potentially viable production practice ...

  6. ‘Great New Sustainable Plants for the Landscape’: Friday (2/25) at OSU

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/%E2%80%98great-new-sustainable-plants-landscape%E2%80%99-friday-225-osu

    Botanical Garden, will present “Great New Sustainable Plants for the Landscape” Friday (2/25) at Ohio State ... series by Ohio State’s Department of Horticulture and Crop Science. Attend from 11 a.m.-noon in 244 ... 614-292-2011 for more information. OARDC and the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science are part of ...

  7. Ohio Farm to School Offers Free Online Presentation for Producers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-farm-school-offers-free-online-presentation-producers

    Julie Fox, direct marketing specialist for Ohio State University Extension, selling to schools gives ... producers the opportunity to reach new markets and offers many benefits, including having a committed market ... market diversity; and promotion of child nutrition. But selling to a new market can be challenging. ...

  8. Sustainable Ag's Vision in Ohio: Register by Monday (10/3) for Stinner Summit

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/sustainable-ags-vision-ohio-register-monday-103-stinner-summit

    annual Stinner Summit, a day devoted to sustainable agriculture and specific new ways to further it. It’s ... Sustainable Communities at Ohio State. Stinner was an Ohio State scientist, an international leader in ... agroecology and sustainable agriculture, and the head of AMP at the time of his death in an automobile ...

  9. Cover Crops Can Serve Corn Nitrogen Needs in Continous No-Till

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/cover-crops-can-serve-corn-nitrogen-needs-continous-no-till-0

    no-till system. A few include finding available seed, crucial timing of planting cover crops following ... May 26, 2010 PIKETON, Ohio – Cover crops incorporated into a continuous no-till field crop ... State University’s South Centers at Piketon have found that cover crops such as cow pea or winter ...

  10. 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

    residues, winter cover crops, complex farming systems, and use of compost and manure. The output includes ... saying that no-till is not good. It is a good practice, but it does not work for all soils, for all crops ... develop a system of soil management in which carbon input into the system exceeds the output." ...

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