Tech in Ag 2019 workshop: groundhogs not welcome

If the weather isn’t challenging enough, how about the groundhogs? They damaged the soybean plot planned for use in the, Ohio State University, and USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture-sponsored Tech in Ag workshop, but that didn’t stop Dr. Alex Lindsey from facilitating an engaging and informative event!

Middle and high school teachers from all over Ohio gathered at OSU’s Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laboratory in July for this two-day workshop. Lindsey’s goal is to help teachers learn more about precision ag, careers, data collection, and how farmers make decisions about management practices, so they can share that information with students.

Highlights of the workshop included: