<Ag Biotechnology Academy>
How can ag biotechnology contribute to food security? Learn about the latest seed research and the impact on environmental issues and sustainability; industry tours, access to experts, free classroom materials. All expenses-registration, food, and hotel-will be covered by a grant from the Ohio Soybean Council and DuPoint Pioneer.
♠ Date: August 5-6, 2013
♠ Location: Pioneer Seed Research Facility at Napoleon, Ohio
<Feeding the World: Science, Energy and Agriculture>
A workshop where questions are answered: How do we feed 9 billion people? How does production agriculture affect water quality? What is the value of corn production? Why biofuels? How can ag biotechnology contribute to food security? Soil and Sustainability: what is the link? Participants will see demonstration plots, talk to experts and learn lab skills.
♠ Date: August 7-8, 2013
♠ Location: Greene County Career Center and Conover Research Farm near Xenia, Ohio
Ashland graduate credit is available. Space is limited!
Please contact Carol Warkentien at firstname.lastname@example.org