• John Oster Announced as 2019 Distinguished Service Award Recipient

    The Nutrient Stewardship Council is proud to announce John Oster of Morral Companies, LLC as the recipient of the 2019 Distinguished Service Award. The award is presented to an individual who has provided outstanding service and commitment to the 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program. The award was presented to Oster on Jan. 31 during the […]

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  • Western Lake Erie Basin Winter Events – Winter 2019

    Check out these winter events in the Western Lake Erie Basin! February 2019 February 5, 2019. Paulding, OH. OSU Extension – Cover Crops Round Table. 6:30PM – 8:30PM. Visit HERE for more information. Contact Sarah Noggle (419).399.8225 or email Noggle.17@osu.edu to RSVP. February 7, 2019. Lima, OH. Allen County Ag Outlook Event. 7:30AM – 12:00PM. […]

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  • New Canadian Field Crop Cluster Project Furthers Verification Of 4R BMPs For Growers

    Source: Fertilizer Canada news release Canadian corn growers will have improved access to verified 4R Nutrient Stewardship best management practices (BMPs), leading to advanced economic performance and environmental stewardship, following research from a new corn project announced today. The Cross-Canada Agronomic and Environmental Benefit of Advanced 4R Nitrogen Management of Corn research activity, part of […]

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  • Sunrise Cooperative Facilities Achieve Year Four Certification in 4R Nutrient Stewardship

    Continuing their commitment to improving water quality in the Western Lake Erie Basin, Sunrise Cooperative facilities in Attica, Ballville, Crestline, and Norwalk have achieved certified status for year four through the 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program. The voluntary certification program is a concentrated effort by the agriculture industry to significantly reduce and prevent applied nutrients […]

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  • 4R Program Celebrates More Than Fifty Certified Facilities; Announces Year Four Certifications

    The 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program, now in its fifth year, is proud to announce more than 50 facilities are now certified in the program. The voluntary certification program is a concentrated effort by the agriculture industry to significantly reduce and prevent applied nutrients from running off fields, which has contributed to water quality issues […]

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  • Understanding Beliefs of 4R Nutrient Stewardship – Phase II Survey Results

    To better understand how farmers viewed 4R Nutrient Stewardship and related practices, The Ohio State University conducted a panel survey of farmers living in the Maumee Watershed, the largest of Lake Erie’s watersheds, and Sandusky River watershed. They were interested in identifying how adoption of a suite of conservation practices changes over time on the […]

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  • Nutrients for Life Foundation Publishes H2Know Environmental Science Curriculum

    High school science teachers and their students have a new education tool to study water quality this year. The H2Know digital case study, available at H2KnowLearning.org, is an investigation of water quality challenges in Lake Erie published by the Nutrients for Life Foundation (NFLF). NFLF is an education nonprofit that provides free, high-quality resources for […]

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  • Mid-Wood, Inc. Bascom Facility Certified in 4R Nutrient Stewardship

    The 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program has announced that the Mid-Wood, Inc. Bascom facility has been added to its growing list of nutrient service providers to achieve certified status. The voluntary certification program, now in its fifth year, is a concentrated effort by the agriculture industry to significantly reduce and prevent applied nutrients from running off […]

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  • NIFA Invests in Research to Solve Critical Water Problems

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced seven grants for research that will provide solutions to critical water problems across the United States. These awards were made through the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) Water for Food Production Systems Challenge Area. AFRI is authorized by the […]

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  • Nutrien Ag Solutions Upper Sandusky Achieves Year Two Certification in 4R Nutrient Stewardship

    Continuing its commitment to improving water quality in the Western Lake Erie Basin, Nutrien Ag Solutions Upper Sandusky facility has achieved certified status for year two through the 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program. The voluntary certification program is a concentrated effort by the agriculture industry to significantly reduce and prevent applied nutrients from running off […]

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