State Lawmakers To Host Phosphorous Summit In Ashtabula County On March 5
Legislative committees, experts, ag professionals to discuss soil, water quality in region
February 26, 2018
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State Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson) today announced the Ohio House and Senate Agriculture committees will host a Phosphorous Summit on March 5 at 11:00 a.m. in the Commissioners meeting room at the Ashtabula County Courthouse. Committee members, soil and water experts, as well as agricultural professionals will be on hand to discuss recent legislation outlining new processes for fertilizer and manure application and how that legislation has affected soil and water quality in the region.

The summit is free and open to the public.

WHO:     Ohio House and Senate Agriculture committees

              David Morrison, Associate Professor of Agricultural & Natural Resources, OSU Ashtabula County

              Nathan Paskey, Ashtabula Soil & Water Conservation District         

WHAT:   Phosphorous Summit, legislative briefing

WHEN:   March 5, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

WHERE: Commissioners meeting room

              Ashtabula County Courthouse

              25 W Jefferson St

              Jefferson, OH 44047

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