Islam participates in USDA FAS Borlaug Mentor Workshop
By Rafiq Islam SWBR Program Leader Rafiq Islam, Program Leader of the Soil, Water, and Bioenergy ...
$250,000 grant received to explore new strawberry production techniques
production acreage are decreasing in many areas of Midwest United States. High production risk is the main ... weather and temperature extremes. Preliminary research on soil-based high tunnel and low tunnel ... reduce this risk and increase profit and market potential. Many Ohio farms have doubled their harvest ...
Arif Rahman, PhD
Sustainable agriculture and climate change mitigation Carbon sequestration, tillage and cover crops Soil ... health and water quality and agroecosystem services Marginal soil remediation and biomaterial production ... Monitoring air, water, soil and food pollution and develop mitigation technology Analytical Chemistry ...
Highlights of the Fruit Extension Program and Research Projects
23 was the most popular event in terms of live viewership, but all three events averaged around 40-50 ... two-hour duration. For example, blueberries peaked at 50 viewers at one time and still had 43 people ... watching by the time the stream closed. Blackberries had a high of 40 viewers at one time, of which 21 ...
New grant dollars to aid tomato soil health research, crop management
which makes soil health that much more important to produce a high quality and profitable crop. While ... days; 3. raise awareness of the correlation between soil and tomato plant health; 4. identify and ... and emerging pathogens, nutrient disorders, and soil health issues have been reducing yield and ...
In memory of Duane Rigsby
Rigsby. He was a graduate of Eastern High School in the class of 1988. He graduated with his Associate ...
content. They grow best at a pH between 6.0 and 6.5. Growers should do a soil test and amend the soils to ... the right level according to soil test report before planting. Tunnel Selection: Peak style, four ... information. Economic Considerations: High tunnels cost about $1.30 to 1.50 per square foot according to an ...
Publications Editor, supports the Specialty Crops and Soil, Water, & Bioenergy programs, and handles other ... Soil and Bioenergy ...
Dean of facualty of Agriculture External Collaborations: Abbe Copple- Pike Soil & Water ... Indian Institute of Soil Science (ICAR) Bhopal, MP- India Punjab Agricultural University of India Dhaka ... University, Dhaka, Bangladesh Visiting Scholars of OSU South Centers: Soil & BioEnergy Over the years, ...
Horticulture Soil and Bioenergy ...