Manure Science Review Coming July 26th

The annual Manure Science Review (MSR) will be held on Tuesday, July 26th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center Northwest Station near Hoytville. The address is 4240 Range Line Rd., Custar, OH 43511.

Attendees will explore presentations about H2Ohio: Current Status and Future Plans from Terry Mescher, H2Ohio Program Director, ODA Division of Soil and Water Conservation, Beaver in a Bag: Creating Mini-Wetlands to Control Runoff from the Putnam SWCD office, Composting Pen Pack Cattle Manure for Improved Nutrient Transport from Jordan Beck, Understanding Manure Analysis – Comparison to Commercial Fertilizer from Glen Arnold, and Experience with Variable Rate Manure Application-Duane and Anthony Stateler, Stateler Family Farms

In the afternoon there will be demonstrations of solid and liquid applicators, the Cadman Side-dress System, Oxbo Equipment, in-season manure side-dress demos, drones for cover crop seeding, and more.

Continuing education credits will be available for Certified Crop Advisors (CCAs) and Certified Livestock Managers (CLMs). Registration costs are $25 per person until July 15th and $30 per person after that date. For program and registration details, click on the links below or contact Mary Wicks (wicks.14@osu.edu; 330.202.3533).

Program and registration details: click here

Online registration: click here

Sponsor & exhibitor opportunities: click here

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