Chow Line: Growing Giant Pumpkins
water. Fertilizer and lime: When planting, you’ll need to have the soil tested to determine whether lime ... and fertilizers are needed based on your soil requirements. Planting and space requirements: The ... pumpkins, usually ranking between third or fourth among states for pumpkin production, according to the Ohio ...
Farm income projections hold a bit of good news
margins.” In years with low profit levels, farmers are increasingly leaning on crop revenue insurance, ... buying up higher and higher coverage levels to help compensate, Katchova said. “Due to crop insurance, we ... increases. The average per bushel price for corn, $3.36 last year, is projected to increase to $3.50 this ...
Global Positioning System (GPS), guidance systems, plant and soil sensors, soil sampling, yield mapping ...
Phytotechnology and Phytoremediation
treating polluted soil and water. Traditional methods as well as new trends and current research in ...
New Pesticide Applicator Training
will choose between Industrial Vegetation (Category 5) and Turf (Category 8). Testing is available at ... the conclusion of the day. A photo ID is required for the test. Registration and check in opens at ... course is designed to help you prepare for the Commercial Pesticide Applicator test. To become licensed, ...
Design of Agricultural Water Management Systems
FABENG 5730 Use of soil physics, porous media flow theory, soil-plant interactions, hydrology, and ...
risk for adverse drug events, the safe storage and disposal of medications, as well as prescription ... participate in a Q&A session. Generation Rx is offered through a partnership between the Cardinal Health ...
Roots at the Root of Greenhouse Management Workshop
biostimulants and concurrent sessions on container culture of ornamentals and hydroponic and soil-less culture ... of food crops. Lettuce, basil and high-wire crops such as cucumbers will be among the food crops ... $150 by Jan. 4 and $175 after Jan. 4. The cost includes all sessions, tours, and continental breakfast ...
Reducing the Environmental Impact of Cows' Waste
– solids and gases. In his studies, Lee tests the effectiveness of adding chemical or biological substances ... said. Between 4 and 12 percent of the feed cattle eat is wasted through the methane gas they produce, he ... testing compounds from natural sources. He’s found that essential oils, including garlic, rosemary and ...
Animals in Our Lives Featuring Dr. Temple Grandin
$750 for an eight-person table. VIP Admission: $150 per person; $1,100 for an eight-person table. ...