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Valuable connections and information for teachers

Oct 15, 2019
Teachers at the Ohio Corn & Wheat-sponsored Focus on Water Quality and Soil Science workshop had the opportunity to meet two great professionals: Ohio farmer Gary Wilson and OSU Water Quality Initiative Director Heather Raymond. Wilson, a seventh-generation farmer in Hancock County, greeted the workshop participants, then spent the morning observing the soil activities and sharing his knowledge about agriculture. Raymond spoke to the teachers about her career path and the impact teachers had in her life as she followed her passion to become a scientist. She encouraged the teachers …

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Dirty hands, wet feet, and loving it!

Oct 15, 2019
The Focus on Water Quality and Soil Science workshop was a great success, as Feed the World presenters Heather Bryan …

“Don’t Get So Close to Me!”

Oct 11, 2019
How does the number of corn plants per acre affect yield? How can one be sure about the validity of …

Anthony Wayne FFA does water sampling

Oct 8, 2019
by Anthony Wayne FFA Reporter Maggie Burkett On Wednesday, October 2nd, the Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources, or AFNR, 1 and 2 …

Feeding 10 billion people will require genetically modified food

Aug 6, 2019
credit, Deena Shankar, Bloomberg Bloomberg discusses importance of genetically modified food to meet the world’s food needs Like it or …

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November 15, 2019

NSTA Cin.: Phenomenal Soils

Duke Energy Convention Center, 237/238
How does soil structure impact texture, nutrients, and biotic growth? Explore the phenomenon, recreate what is happening, and use Claims Evidence Reasoning to defend your answer. Lesson incorporates NGSS standards with a 3-dimensional lesson design.

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Did you know?

Edge-of-field testing is vital for environmental stewardship

More than $1 million is being invested by Ohio’s agricultural organizations to conduct on-farm, edge-of-field testing in order to determine exactly how nutrients are making it into Ohio’s waterways.

Ethanol helps to produce cleaner air

Ethanol use is estimated to have reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 110 metric tons—equal to removing 20 million vehicles off the road—in 2016.

The sale of Ohio corn supports 71,328 jobs

Ohio corn generates $962,098,753 in labor income for employees while contributing $4,864,798,496 overall to Ohio’s Gross Domestic Product.

Food and agriculture is Ohio’s top industry

1 in 7 Ohioans has an agriculture-related job and agriculture contributes $105 billion to Ohio’s economy annually.