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  1. Ventilation Trailer Helps Manage Livestock Environment

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ventilation-trailer-helps-manage-livestock-environment

    producers to help them better manage the environment in their livestock facilities, potentially improving ... production and boosting overall savings. Ohio State University Extension has designed a ventilation trailer, ... simulates various ventilation system scenarios. The idea is to aid producers in fine-tuning their swine ...

  2. Learn More about Managing Livestock Facilities at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-more-about-managing-livestock-facilities-farm-science-review

    Science Review can learn more about managing the environment in their livestock facilities, while ... improving production efficiency and saving money. Ohio State University Extension will show off its newly ... producers in fine-tuning their swine building ventilation systems, as well as troubleshooting specific ...

  3. Ohio State’s Annual Manure Science Review Is Aug. 9 in NW Ohio: Learn How to Reduce Phosphorus Runoff, More

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state%E2%80%99s-annual-manure-science-review-aug-9-nw-ohio-learn-how-reduce-phosphorus

    program for anyone involved in the handling, management or utilization of livestock waste, including ... swine or dairy manure to side dress corn; best practices and systems for composting livestock mortality; ... using settling tanks to separate swine manure; using tile drainage to limit nutrient runoff; using ...

  4. Ohio EPA Awards Nearly $200,000 for Sustainability Efforts on OSU Farm/Research Facility

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-epa-awards-nearly-200000-sustainability-efforts-osu-farmresearch-facility

    and manure management plan. Project partners hope to complete Phase I by late 2010. Phase II projects ... nestled in the heart of metro Columbus is being transformed into a learning laboratory of best management ... the sustainability of production, reduce maintenance costs and protect water resources both on the ...

  5. Animal Welfare Programs Foster Human/Animal Relationship

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/animal-welfare-programs-foster-humananimal-relationship

    have a profound impact on animal behavior and performance. To get the most out of productivity in ... programs, which focus on Ohio's dairy and swine industries, are the result of collaboration between ... dairy cattle, swine and poultry has clearly shown a relationship between human-animal interaction and ...

  6. High Yields and a Cost Savings with Liquid Manure

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/high-yields-and-cost-savings-liquid-manure

    March 3, 2008 LONDON, Ohio-- Sidedressing pre-emergent corn in the spring with swine manure ... research. Coming off of several years of research that showed that applying swine manure to post-emergent ... County. "In 2007, we completed research on three pre-emergence corn plots using liquid swine manure ...

  7. Ag Economist Summarizes Themes of New Farm Bill

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ag-economist-summarizes-themes-new-farm-bill

    management programs (principally Titles I and XII, but also some of Title XV), provisions of the other ... farm income support and risk management programs, the major theme is risk management and not payments ... of farm programs is to help farmers manage risk or to increase farm income. Congress clearly lies in ...

  8. Livestock Industry: May 2 Workshop in Columbus Tackles Ammonia, Nitrogen

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/livestock-industry-may-2-workshop-columbus-tackles-ammonia-nitrogen

    ammonia emissions, air regulations, and the best management practices and innovative technologies ... generated by animal production, and air quality regulations make producers vulnerable to lawsuits enforcing ... procedures in Ohio, tools to estimate ammonia emissions, an overview of ammonia mitigation best management ...

  9. Chow Line: Whole grains a whole lot better (for 7/14/02)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-whole-grains-whole-lot-better-71402

    appear to be able to better manage blood-sugar concentrations with minimal production of insulin. That ... helps improve insulin sensitivity, which would help prevent type II diabetes as well as heart disease. ... products, look for the words "whole grain," "whole wheat," "cracked wheat," ...

  10. Confined Spaces, Teen Challenge Highlight Safety Demos At Farm Science Review 2011

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/confined-spaces-teen-challenge-highlight-safety-demos-farm-science-review-2011

    that highlight current concerns in production agriculture.” This year, two demonstrations deal with ... management issues in confined spaces on farms, including combustible dust explosions and manure storage ... demonstrations of various types of agricultural products. In addition, a new demonstration this year focuses on ...

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