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  1. OSU Extension Training Reaches Nearly 1 Million Acres To Improve Water Quality

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/news/osu-extension-training-reaches-nearly-1-million-acres-improve-water-quality

    There’s a growing army working to improve Ohio’s water quality. Since last fall, the College of ... the state’s water quality by informing growers about how to use less phosphorus and keep more of it on ... a number of opportunities for training and have had good turnout from farmers,” he said. “This shows that ...

  2. OSU Extension Training Reaches Nearly 1 Million Acres Toward Improving Water Quality

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/osu-extension-training-reaches-nearly-1-million-acres-toward-improving-water-quality

    water quality issues as a combined force. In addition to training farmers for agriculture fertilizer ... farmers across Ohio, LaBarge said. Special projects have been planned also for the Western Lake Erie ... co-leader of Ohio State’s Agronomic Crops Team, will participate in the Ohio Farm Bureau Clean Water Status ...

  3. More Fertilizer Certification Opportunities in 2018

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/more-fertilizer-certification-opportunities-in-2018

    quality monitoring effort. More than likely, most people who need the certification have gotten it, ... have said, ‘Now I need to think about what leaves the farm.’ ” Farmers sometimes assume the more ... water quality of Lake Erie, it’s impossible to put a time frame on when changes in farmers’ fertilizer ...

  4. Ohio State’s Agricultural Fertilizer Program Helps Farmers Keep Phosphorus on Fields, Improve Water Quality

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/ohio-state%E2%80%99s-agricultural-fertilizer-program-helps-farmers-keep-phosphorus-fields

    which reduces the potential for water quality impact offsite. “The training benefits farmers and Ohioans ... Environmental Sciences is ramping up its efforts to improve Ohio’s water quality through a new fertilizer ... improve the state’s water quality by informing growers how to lessen the use of phosphorus and keep more ...

  5. Ohio State University Extension Addressing Nutrient Management Issues in the State

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2015-05/ohio-state-university-extension-addressing-nutrient-management

    Water quality and nutrient management issues are getting more and more attention these days. With ... thankless job. Initial trainings have been successful and farmers that I’ve talked with have acknowledged ... Extension is actively working on to improve water quality in the state. For more information on how you can ...

  6. Field to Faucet Projects

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/about-us/projects/field-faucet-projects

    Applicator Certification Training (FACT) New training will help farmers get more for less--increase crop ... State University.  Read more... One-Stop “Shop” for Farmland Data Determining the cause of water quality ... water or food much more quickly than current methods. Lead: Wu Lu, Ohio State University. Read more ...

  7. Agricultural Fertilizer Certification Trainings Offered before Sept. 30 Deadline

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/agricultural-fertilizer-certification-trainings-offered-sept-30-deadline

    more than 50 acres to become certified by Sept. 30, 2017. Already, more than 17,000 Ohio farmers have ... certification before the Sept. 30 deadline will have more than 20 opportunities to attend training sessions ... Alayna DeMartini Katerina Sharp COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio farmers who still need to get fertilizer ...

  8. Register for Certified Livestock Manager Training

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-04/register-certified-livestock-manager-training

    manure application practices, and water quality.  The second day will focus on agricultural policy, ... a Major Concentrated Animal Feeding Facility (MCAFF) with 10,000 or more cattle; 7,000 or more mature ... dairy cattle; 10,000 or more veal calves; 25,000 swine over 55 lbs. or 100,000 swine under 55 lbs.; ...

  9. Event to Look at Farming, Water Quality, Ohio’s Efforts for Both

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/event-look-farming-water-quality-ohio%E2%80%99s-efforts-for-both

    Kurt Knebusch COLUMBUS, Ohio — Agriculture and water quality flow together. So do Ohio’s efforts ... of the Ohio Department of Agriculture’s (ODA) Division of Soil and Water Conservation. Training ... more than 16,000 Ohio farmers and others on best practices for applying fertilizer and manure. The ...

  10. Food Safety with HCS' Lindsey Hoover

    https://hcs.osu.edu/news/food-safety-hcs-lindsey-hoover

    water workshops, three local laboratories have offered to help train farmers on proper collection ... Food safety training continues for fruit, vegetable farmers By Martha Filipic | Posted on ... 7/17/2014 GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – An Aug. 13 session will mark the end of the season's trainings for on-farm ...

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