Ohio State University Extension Small Farm Program announces the 2020 Ohio New and Small Farm Colleges
participants will receive a notebook (per each $150 registration) of all resource materials, a soil test ... week. This class will be limited to the First 50 registrations. The cost of the course is $150 per ...
Economics of Coastal Erosion and Adaptation to Sea Level Rise
erosion management and shoreline change. We outline a generic framework for analyzing risk ... ‘Economics of Coastal Erosion and Adaptation to Sea Level Rise’, 2016, forthcoming, Annual Review of Resource ...
Ohio State’s STEAM Factory Receives NSF Funding to Advance Informal STEM Learning
achieving high levels of interest among targeted audiences,” said Co-PI Arnab Nandi, faculty director of ... enabling rich dialogues between researchers and community residents, the program could fundamentally ... transform the way we view research and education, blurring the lines between formal and non-formal learning ...
Pancakes won’t turn you into a zombie as in HBO’s ‘The Last of Us,’ but fungi in flour have been making people sick for a long time
additives in bread but not in a powdered mix. Mycotoxins The biggest risk from fungi is not that it will ... eye on mycotoxin levels during crop production and storage. Just make sure you cook your bakery ...
New Study Will Track Ways to Cut Runoff from Elevated Phosphorus Fields
phosphorus field requires soil test results, and those aren’t public information; they’re often kept only ... than their crops can use. Called “elevated phosphorus fields,” such fields may be at higher risk of ... hopes to learn about those fields and lower that risk by creating new public-private partnerships. Led ...
Farm Bill Could Help Farmers Weather Low Milk, Other Commodity Prices
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Dairy farmers have a stronger safety net against low milk prices and high feed ... farmers will pay lower premiums for a federal program that provides them payments when the margin between ... milk prices and feed costs dips below a certain level set by the government. The top level of coverage ...
Emergent behavior in a coupled economic and coastline model for beach nourishment
Developed coastal areas often exhibit a strong systemic coupling between shoreline dynamics and ... model that includes alongshore sediment transport and background erosion (e.g. from sea-level rise). ... Simulations suggest that feedbacks between these human and natural coastal processes can generate emergent ...
Dig into soil health at Feb. 14 workshop
on how to test your soil. “Soil testing provides a window into the soil, revealing if a plant is ... Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES). The workshop, called “Digging Into Soil Health: What Tests ... CFAES’ Soil Balancing Research Team, who plan to share details on testing the soil and on ways to improve ...
Soil health at risk on fallow fields
risks to next year’s crops, soil experts from The Ohio State University warn. If wind or rain carry away ... fallow this year if a soil test indicates the soil is low in phosphorus, he said. Across Ohio, 1.5 ... a soil fertility specialist with Ohio State University Extension, the outreach arm of Ohio State’s College of Food, ...
Dr. Sathya Gopalakrishnan among 21 researchers selected for the inaugural GRO Academy cohort
their research leadership capabilities and catalyze their pursuit of innovative, high ... trust. “It’s imperative for principal investigators to bridge the traditional gaps between disciplines to ...