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The goal of the Ohio Composting and Manure Management (OCAMM) program is to research, develop and communicate sustainable strategies for the managnement of animal manures and nutrients on Ohio farms.

Robotics in Agriculture | December 1, 2021 

What does the future hold? What will AI, drones, remote sensing and robotics mean to the food we eat? Join us for this panel discussion, the third event in the CFAES Wooster Wednesday Fall Series.
Click here for details.

Waste to Worth Conference | April 2022 

The conference bring together the nation’s best science on animal agriculture and the environment with innovative outreach, networking opportunities, and a mix of multidisciplinary specialists in a collaborative atmosphere. 
Call for abstracts:  Click here to submit proposals for oral, poster, panel or workshop presentations.
Sponsors and Exhibitors:  Click here to view opportunities.

Manure Science Review | August 2021

The field day is done, but check out this great video (click here). Glen Arnold, OSU, shows the amounts of different manures needed to get 1 lb of P2O5.

Composting in Ohio and Beyond: A virtual tour | August 2021

See two commercial composting facilities in operation from the ground and above, plus Q&A with facility managers.
Click here for recording of the tour..  

OCAMM odds & ends

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Send e-mail with subject 'Join OCAMM listserv' to Mary Wicks (wicks.14@osu.edu.

News

  1. Soil your undies soil health demonstration at the 2018 Manuure Science Review

    OCAMM odds & ends

    Nov 5, 2021

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    From OMAFRA & North American Manure Expo
    Webinar series: Manure Monday | This weekly series covers a wide variety of manure management and application topics.  |  Details

  2. Cows on compost bedded pack shortly after turning

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    Oct 12, 2021

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    UPCOMING EVENTS:

    LEPLC webinar: Incentives for Sustainable Practices | October 22 | Learn why using different practices in different places is important and how programs in two watersheds work to improve manure application practices.  |  Details

  3. Touring MVP Dairy at the 2021 Manure Science Review

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    Sep 13, 2021

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    From LPELC:
    Webinar: Industry initiatives for environmental sustainability – A role for everyone | September 17, 2021 at 2:30 pm ET | Representatives from national commodity groups will discuss what goes into setting sustainability goals.  |  Details