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  1. OCAMM odds & ends

    stockpiles: Mind your manners | Using best practices can prevent runoff and nutrient loss and minimize odors ... more, all of which can help get the best value from manure.  |  Article From Manure Manager: Moving ... manure: Redistributing surplus nutrients | The concept of a manureshed is a new way to think about how to ...

  2. Avoiding the Emergency Room This Winter

    of workplace injuries were caused by slipping and falling in winter weather conditions.  Precautions ... throw at them. The farm is filled with hazards and risk for slipping and falling.  During winter, this ... watering facilities and manure platforms or push off ramps. Splashing water or liquid manure can freeze and ...

  3. Water Quality Wednesdays: Manure & Nutrient Management

    across the region to discuss multiple topics related to manure and nutrient management. Christine Brown, ... with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, will be addressing manure ... composition/analysis, application timing, compaction, and crop rotation to enhance 4R nutrient management. Glen Arnold, ...

  4. Increased Fertilizer Applications May Not Increase Yield or Profits

    previous years of manure application. The MRTN was calculated at 175lbs. Part of factoring in the PSNT as ... Often, we see manure and manufactured fertilizers used together. In 2020, Rory Lewandowski (retired Ag ... Unfortunately, some nutrients will escape our soils regardless of the level of management. Some slowly leach down ...

  5. PhD Position

    environmental processes linking crop rotations, manure use, and soil quality. They will collect field data, ... & Crop Science or the Department of Animal Sciences at The Ohio State University (OSU), Columbus, ... position is available in Fall 2021. More information can be found here.   ...

  6. Winter Weather Preparedness on the Farm

    long-term forecast is as important in the winter as it is in the Spring when trying to get crops in the ... hands are always warm.  Even as in the summer, be mindful to stay hydrated and avoid over-exertion.  ... When using alternate power and heating sources, be mindful of carbon monoxide buildup and provide ...

  7. Farm Office Live

    can catch a recording of each program. The full slate of offerings for this winter: January 13th 7:00 ... Farm Office Live returns virtually this winter as an opportunity for you to get the latest outlook ... Topics to be addressed this winter include: Outlook on Crop Input Costs and Profit Margins Outlook on ...

  8. OCAMM odds & ends

    manure storage structures and nutrient management.  |  Article Using humic substances to improve plant ... of when and how to collect sample.  |  Article How biochar can enhance water quality in manure ... healthier soil and improved crop yields.  |  Article From USDA Farmers.gov: Soil health: How to benefit from ...

  9. Organic Winter Webinars

    grocer sector.   Archived Presentations December 2, 2020 Trends and Highlights of Ohio Farmers: Organic ... from growers. We’ll leave plenty of time to add your own questions as well. Did you miss this ... Ohio State will host a series of organic webinars on Wednesdays this winter, 11-11:45 a.m. The ...

  10. Soil Health Seminar Focuses on What Soil Health Tests Tell You

    is still under development in many ways. On January 21, as part of the 2021 Soil Health Winter ... resources in Ohio. But an increasing number of farmers are interested in overall soil health, which ... challenging to generate a list of ‘recommended’ measurements across all fields. Farmers have different goals ...

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