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  1. Teachers Named to Summer BioEnergy, BioProducts Program

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/teachers-named-summer-bioenergy-bioproducts-program

    a multi-state project designed to bring the most current information on bioenergy and bioproducts into the ... the five-year project, which is based at Cornell University and is funded by a $5 million grant from ... the Agriculture and Food Initiative of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of ...

  2. Blowing in the Wind: OSU Extension Helps Communities Develop Wind Energy Projects

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/blowing-wind-osu-extension-helps-communities-develop-wind-energy-projects

    members and decision makers about the benefits to them from this project, and now we are proving it," ... in the emerging field of renewable energy-- helping communities throughout Ohio capitalize on ... a growing number of alternative energy projects that bring much-needed investment and jobs to the state. In ...

  3. Fertilizer Costs May Be on the Rise Again for Growers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fertilizer-costs-may-be-rise-again-growers

    August 24, 2004 COLUMBUS, Ohio — U.S. growers may be in for another year of high fertilizer costs. ... projected historical high, which translates into $30 to $50 higher in fertilizer costs for the fall compared ...   The U.S. Department of Energy recently released its first estimate of natural gas prices, another ...

  4. Home

    https://producesafety.osu.edu/home

    educates growers of fresh produce about Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) and Food Safety Modernization ... produce safety and led to an Excellence in Engagement Grant that enabled us to expand our educational ... Extension Educators, and Field Specialists.  Team members conduct research to improve best management ...

  5. Corn Yield Projections Rosy Despite Growing Pains

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/corn-yield-projections-rosy-despite-growing-pains

    for much of the year, we are very guarded about what to expect in these fields.” Thomison, an ... “We are very concerned about root development. There are some fields where leaves are yellowing due to ... August 22, 2003 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Flooded fields, reduced stands, seedling blights, poor root ...

  6. Prospective Plantings Not a Surprise. It's Weather that Could Shape Grower Decisions

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/prospective-plantings-not-surprise-its-weather-could-shape-grower-decisions

    couldn't get a lot of field work done in the fall, such as fertilizer applications." As a result, ... plans, but ultimately the weather may make the decision for them. U.S. growers are projected to plant ... numbers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Prospective Plantings Report, released March 31, turned ...

  7. Ohio State Receives $1.1 Million Grant to Support Ag Research, Outreach in Senegal

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-receives-11-million-grant-support-ag-research-outreach-senegal

    agencies, the 11 projects seek to “maximize the resources of U.S. institutions while placing African ... a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Higher Education for ... Development (HED). The project resulted from two highly competitive grant selection processes of the ...

  8. Growers to See Changes in Nitrogen Application Recommendations

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/growers-see-changes-nitrogen-application-recommendations

    rise.   Historically, tri-state (Michigan, Ohio, Indiana) fertilizer recommendations for field crops ... a system, however, relies on the fact that nitrogen is inexpensive and over-application is not too costly, ... managing large acreages, are beginning to look at fertilizer nitrogen application from an economic ...

  9. Following Harvest, Farmers Have Plenty of Work Ahead

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/following-harvest-farmers-have-plenty-work-ahead

    applicators were ready to go into the field for a long time, and we are glad to finally see them moving.” ... productive this fall. He noted that in addition to fertilizer applications to improve the fertility of the ... Eastern Corn Belt, the work is just getting started on many farms, with fertilizer, herbicide and tillage ...

  10. Variable Rate Application May Save Money, Boost Yields; Learn More at National No-Till Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/variable-rate-application-may-save-money-boost-yields-learn-more-national-no-till

    to make wise decisions on fertilizer application rates across a field," said Reeder, who also ... reduced overall fertilizer use by more than 7,200 pounds for the 45-acre field. "It's all about ... December 12, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Using variable rate fertilizer application in no-till ...

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