EPN 2nd Tuesdays Breakfast Club: Nutrients, HABs, Lake Erie and beyond - are we doing enough?
Nutrient Management, Harmful Algal Blooms, Lake Erie and Beyond - Are We Doing Enough?
A panel of experts and leaders:
Moderator: Dr. Jeff Reutter, Director, Ohio Sea Grant College Program
Panelists: Dr. Larry Antosch, Senior Director, Policy Development and Environmental Policy, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation
Karl Gebhardt, Deputy Director, Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Joe Logan, Director of Agricultural Programs, The Ohio Environmental Council
Attendees will also have a chance to check out a display by the Ohio Federation of Soil and Water Conservation Districts featuring the major new farmer outreach program for nutrient management – the 4 Rs. This industry/conservation organization-led program helps ag producers and others understand how using the right fertilizer, at the right rate, at the right time, and in the right place can save money and reduce runoff. Many have high hopes this program will help make a real difference.