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 ...
Engineering Applications in Agriculture
management of the processes, machinery, structures, soil and water, and materials handling systems in ...
Water Contamination: Sources and Health Impact
chemical contaminants, their exposure risks, tracking methods, linking to other environmental matrices and ...
Global Positioning System (GPS), guidance systems, plant and soil sensors, soil sampling, yield mapping ...
Food Safety and Public Health
foodborne pathogens, hazards, toxins and allergens; risk assessment, sanitation, and pest control in foods. ...
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 ...
Land Surveying for Agricultural and Environmental Systems
AGSYSMT 2371 Principles of land surveying applied to soil and water management on agricultural, ...
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 ...