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Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering



MachineryInnovation in machinery systems can help agricultural producers increase their production and profits while lowering their environmental impact. Whether through the development of new machinery, or the retrofitting of smart technology on tried-and-true products, FABE extension educators are helping equip growers with the tools they need to be successful. FABE has a long history of innovations in machinery that continues to this day. 


Pesticide application technology

Dr. Erdal Ozkan, FABE Professor and OSU Extension Specialist contributes to pesticide application educational sessions provided by OSU Extension. Topics include proper, safe and efficient application of pesticides, where Dr. Ozkan will prepare teaching/ resource materials which can be used by the local OSU Extension personnel in these counties or by giving persentations at these educational programs. In addition, Dr. Ozkan works with OSU Extension Personnel to inform when new developments are made in equipment used for application of pesticides through one-day in-service programs to these educators. Contact Dr. Ozkan