With increased interest in the benefits of precision nutrient management, the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University is offering a day-long workshop that focuses on precision agriculture.

The Northwest Ohio Precision Ag Technology Day is set for Aug. 4 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Fulton County Fairgrounds, 8591 State Route 108, in Wauseon, Ohio. 

Topics will include:

·      Soil Phosphorus Recommendations

·      Soil Nitrogen Rate and Source Considerations

·      Nitrogen Timing and Placement Strategies

·      Tools for Nitrogen Management

In the afternoon, participants will be able to attend field demonstrations from industry professionals that will focus on nutrient placement and timing. 

Certified Crop Adviser (CCA) continuing education credits are available, with an emphasis on soil and water and on nutrient management. 

Registration for the event is $25 by July 31. Registration on site the day of the event is $40. For more information, call (419) 337-9210 or richer.5@osu.edu. Details about the event, including a downloadable, mailable registration form and a link for online registration, can be found at www.fulton.osu.edu.