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  1. Ohio State Researcher to Re-write Ohio’s Phosphorus Index to Improve Water Quality

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-researcher-re-write-ohio%E2%80%99s-phosphorus-index-improve-water-quality

    Conservation Service Ohio Phosphorus (P) Risk Index to better predict the risk of phosphorus moving off farm ... agribusinesses to complete the project. Her goals are to make the Ohio P Risk Index accurate, add more best ... their P Risk Index scores, evaluate management options and make informed decisions to better manage ...

  2. High Input Costs, Cheap Equipment: Finding the Value in Precision Agriculture Technology

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/high-input-costs-cheap-equipment-finding-value-precision-agriculture-technology

    phosphorus on three field scenarios: application based on soil test data with the field divided into 2.5 acre ... it may not have always been economically feasible for farmers with medium-size operations to adopt ... profits," said Reeder. "Variations in a field, from slope to soil type to drainage, can have an impact ...

  3. Chow Line: Keep physically fit at any weight (9/21/12)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-keep-physically-fit-any-weight-92112

    pressure, cholesterol, triglycerides and fasting glucose levels. They also took a treadmill test that ... healthy, and they also had a better fitness level than obese participants who had high blood pressure, high ... a standard treadmill test — is a better measure of health risks than what the scale says. The take-home ...

  4. Chow Line: Know warning signs, risk of diabetes (11/16/12)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-know-warning-signs-risk-diabetes-111612

    diabetes cases. It’s marked by high blood glucose levels primarily caused by the body’s inability to use ... your risk of getting diabetes is 1 in 7 if your parent was diagnosed before age 50, and 1 in 13 if your ... parent was diagnosed after age 50. If both parents have type 2 diabetes, your risk is about 1 in 2. ...

  5. Grow Fruits and Vegetables Anywhere With a Compost Sock

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/grow-fruits-and-vegetables-anywhere-compost-sock-0

    compost sock system comparable to in-soil production, that means that we can farm anywhere with high ... Centers at Piketon are already picking their high tunnel strawberries – about a month ahead of ... are using a compost sock system as a growth medium and comparing the crop’s performance to ...

  6. Better Process Control School Acidified Foods

    https://foodindustries.osu.edu/events/better-process-control-school-acidified-foods-2

    refund. There is a $50 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given for cancellations after June 16 or for ... Buckeyes will be followed.  Pre-packaged box lunches will be provided. Individuals who test positive or ...

  7. Grow Fruits and Vegetables Anywhere With a Compost Sock

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/grow-fruits-and-vegetables-anywhere-compost-sock

    a compost sock system as a growth medium and comparing the crop's performance to in-ground high tunnel ... to in-soil production, that means that we can farm anywhere with high tunnels using this system as ... the growing medium," said Bergefurd. "You won't need soil." The compost socks are ...

  8. Know the Production Risks with Continuous Corn

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/know-production-risks-continuous-corn

    insect risks by planting Bt rootworm hybrids, or using seed/soil insecticides. Scout fields for cutworm ... requires a higher level of management to achieve high yields," said Thomison. "Although short ... potential problems with insect and diseases. However, some Ohio growers are willing to accept the risks of ...

  9. Producers Still Need to Watch for Heat Stress Signs in Livestock

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/producers-still-need-watch-heat-stress-signs-livestock

    danger level is indicated by an index value of 79, which is reached in various combinations of ... an index level of 84 and occurs at temperatures in the 90- and 100-degree range, increasing in danger ... as the humidity level increases. “When temperatures hit in the mid-to-high 90s, producers need to pay ...

  10. Apply Lessons Learned in 2010 to Next Season's Wheat Crop

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/apply-lessons-learned-2010-next-seasons-wheat-crop

    various combinations of the above." He noted that even in areas where the scab levels were high, some ... of the fields with the lowest levels of vomitoxin, and highest yields and test weights were those ... (http://www.wheatscab.psu.edu) to help detect early risk. "If there is a high risk for scab, risk for Stagonospora glume ...

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