Building a Grain Bin Dust Simulator: A model to measure workers' exposure of organic dust
a significant health risk in agricultural environments. Exposure to grain dust can diminish lung function as ... confined spaces and are areas where farmers have high grain dust exposure. The research objectives were to: ... 1. Understand farmers' exposure level of the grain dust; and 2. Develop a Grain Dust Simulator ...
Techno-economic analysis of a combined anaerobic digestion and hydrothermal carbonization system
between 180°C to 260°C for 30 to 50 minutes. Parameters evaluated included temperature, time, and initial ... which can be treated by hydrothermal carbonization (HTC) at high temperatures and pressures to produce ... for soil amendment through a combined AD-HTC system. HTC of digestate from sewage sludge was conducted ...
Currants and Gooseberries
gooseberries and currants as a new fruit crop due to their high vitamin and antioxidant contents and many ... known to be immune or highly resistant to the White Pine Blister Rust fungus, (Cronartium ribicola, ... flavor. Yet they are highly prized in Europe for juice products and their high nutrient content. Black ...
Modeling the effects of management practices on soil greenhouse gas emissions and nutrient content for a corn-soybean system
Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH USDA-ARS Soil Drainage Research Unit, Columbus, Ohio ... 43210, USAMonitoring of soil carbon and greenhouse gas (GHG) fluxes is challenging. Current field-based ... approaches are costly, and time intensive, and thus high-quality data are limited. The DeNitrification and ...
Researching the effectiveness of laser bird deterrent devices
that we are testing may provide some relief to growers.” Gao spent much of 2021 researching the ...
Soil Quality Field Test Kit
Soil Quality Field Test Kit You may now purchase a Soil Quality Field Test kit through Soil1. ...
Don't Hurry Into Hemp
a correlation between the moisture content and the CDB and THC levels. “As the moisture goes down, the ... percent, making them unsellable. The same relationship between moisture and CBD/THC levels also held true ... a new industry in the state. However, factors such as the high cost of planting and harvesting the crop, ...
Oleocolloid Matrices Designed for Food Systems
hydrophobicity of liquid medium (oil vs. water) that eventually affect their functional properties. To evaluate ... this hypothesis, OCs (whey protein, rice bran wax, and high-oleic soybean oil) and Hydro Oleocolloids ... microstructural and phase ratio analyses helped explain the observed discrepancy between the formed networks. This ...
Untargeted Metabolomic Profiling of Early Diet Energy Intake in C57BL/6N Mice Indicates Tentative Differences Associated with Diet and Aberrant Crypt Foci Presence
Haley Chatelaine PhD Rachel Kopec (OSU Nutrition Program) Interdisciplinary High-fat (H) and ... calorie-restricted (E) diets are associated with increased and reduced risk for colorectal cancer (CRC), ... respectively. Metabolomes associated with H- vs. E-associated CRC risk have never been directly compared, nor ...
Workshop held on Growing Organic Crops in Ukraine
European Union in the framework of the EU4Business initiative “Ukraine: Training for small and medium ... thus improving farm stability and the livelihood of Ukrainian small and future farmers. There is a high ... soil health and water quality. Ukraine has the land, water, technology, and motivated people to ...