Nitrogen Use Efficiency, Nitrogen Fertilizers, NUE, Nitrogen and the Environment
 OSU-AGCO Hand Planter Workshop, January 16, 2014
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Link WES WATKINS CENTER (parking North of the Center)
 PDF HPOSU  AGCO         Drexel
CIMMYT  Mosaic BayerGreenseeder Hand Planter

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OSU HandPlanter Workshop

Hand Planter Workshop 2014 Group Picture (click to enlarge) OSU Hand Planter Workshop

Hand Planter Workshop (OSU, AGCO, CIMMYT, Drexel)

January 16, 2014, Stillwater, OK
Wes Watkins Center (corner of Hall of Fame and Washington)  Room 108

Countries that attended included: Bangladesh, Burundi, Belize, Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Guatemala, India, Kenya, Malawi, Mexico, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, Nepal, Philippines, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, USA, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

Hand Planter web site:  (

8:00 – 8:05           Introductions, OSU and AGCO

8:05 – 8:15           AGCO update, Nyle Wollenhaupt

8:15 – 8:45           Rationale for developing the hand planter, regions hand planter will be used, Bill Raun

8:45 – 9:15           Design specifications, development, testing, constraints, assembly of the hand planter, drum and brush replacement, Randy Taylor

9:15 – 9:40           Current OSU planter results, Agronomic Evaluation, Bill Raun and Randy Taylor

9:40 – 10:00        Field trials, results documenting need, benefits of this approach, Joshua Ringer

10:00 – 10:15      Break

10:15 – 10:45      Drexel Low Cost Alternatives, Alex Moseson

10:45 – 11:10      Other markets; Wildlife Food Plots and Home Gardeners, All

11:10 – 11:40      Demonstration and testing of current OSU hand planter configurations, East of Wes Watkins Center, All

11:40 – 12:30      Lunch Provided by OSU, Wes Watkins Center

12:30 – 1:00        Strengths and weaknesses of present design, time and motion study, Randy Taylor

1:00 – 3:00           Open Discussion: Protocol for those receiving a Hand Planter, Farmer Survey, Field Trials to be Conducted, Data to be Collected, NGO-OSU Model for Distribution and Training, All

3:00                        Adjourn

The entire program will be available starting at 8:00 am (CST) on January 16 via both On-Line links below.

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Attend Organization Name Email Country Attended
Yes Drexel Alex Moseson USA A
Yes OSU Andrew Slavens USA C
Yes OSU Bill Raun USA A
Yes OSU Bruno Figueiredo Brazil A
Yes OSU Bud Lacy USA A
Yes OSU Candibyani USA A
Yes Indigdev Chad Ward USA A
Yes OSU Daniel Thomas USA A
Yes OSU David Porter USA A
Yes J.R. Simplot Company Del Butler  USA A
Yes OSU Dwayne Hunter USA A
Yes Ed Long Oklahoma  A
Yes OSU Eric Miller USA A
Yes OSU Hossain Navid  OSU A
Yes OSU Jacob Bushong USA A
Yes OSU Jeremiah Mullock USA A
Yes Indigdev Joshua Campbell USA A
Yes OSU Joshua Ringer USA A
Yes OSU Lawrence Aula Uganda A
Yes OSU Lynn Brandenberger USA A
Yes OSU Marv Stone USA A
Yes OSU Michael Fleming USA C
Yes OSU Mike Schnelle USA A
Yes OSU Natasha Macnack Suriname A
Yes NCB Farms Nathan Brause Liberia A
Yes OSU Nicholas Semtner USA C
Yes AGCO Nyle Wollenhaupt USA A
Yes OSU Randy Taylor USA A
Yes OSU Ron Beer USA A
Yes OSU Sulochana Dhital Nepal A
Yes J.R. Simplot Company Terry Tindall USA A
Yes Land O Lakes Todd Peterson USA A
Yes OSU Wayne Kiner USA A
yes  OSU Bob Westerman USA A
yes OSU Jose Uscanga Mexico A
yes OSU Teketel Dalelo Ethiopia A
Yes OSU Brandon Burgess USA A
yes OSU Andrew Rowe USA A
Yes, web CARE Edgar Ascencio El Salvador A o
Yes, web CIMMYT Scott Justice Nepal A o
Yes, web IPNI Steve Phillips Togo C
Yes, web IPNI Armando Tasistro USA A o
Yes, web Land O Lakes Milton Lore Kenya A o
Yes, web Ohio State Pat Bell Tanzania A o
Yes-web ACT Saidi Mkomwa  Kenya  C
Yes-web AED, NARI, Nepal Shreemat Shrestha  Nepal C
Yes-web AGCO Kitae Kim USA A o
Yes-web BISA Harminder Singh Sidhu  India C
Yes-web CARMETEC Wilson Baitani  Tanzania C
Yes-web CIMMYT Ivan Ortiz-Monasterio Mexico A o
Yes-web CIMMYT Jelle Van Loon Mexico C
Yes-web CIMMYT Frederic Baudron  Ethiopia C
Yes-web CIMMYT Tim  Krupnik  Bangladesh C
Yes-web FAO Salvator Kaboneka  Burundi C
Yes-web KENDAT Pascal Kaumbutho  Kenya C
Yes-web KENDAT Joseph Mutua  Kenya     C
Yes-web SARI Wilfried Mariki  Tanzania C
Yes-web KOCH Industries John Kruse USA A o
Yes-web CIMMYT Fred Kanampiu Kenya C
Yes-web Drexel Anupma Sahay USA C
Yes-web Ohio State Jeff Hattey Sierra Leone A o
Yes-web MozWorks Celso Tamele Mozambique A o
Yes-web Hadi Ibrahim Farming Support Philippines C
  AGCO Zambia Richard Chapple Zambia C
  CIAT Argemiro Moreno Colombia C
  CIAT Luiz Narro Colombia C
  CIMMYT Isaiah Nyagumbo  SSA C
  Greenbelt Fertilizers Dave Bradshaw Zambia C
  Land O Lakes Melvin Siwale  Zambia C
  OSU Peter Omara Uganda A o
  OSU Bailey Norwood USA C
  Private Derik Bowen Belize C
  Private/OSU Adrian Koller Switzerland C
  Semilla Nueva Kristin Lacy Guatemala C
  Columbia Univ. Pedro Sanchez USA C
  OSU Robert Westerman USA C
No OSU Brian Arnall USA C
No AGCO Ravi Godbole USA A o
No Cobleskill George Crosby Uganda C
No Mosaic Kyle Freeman USA C
No OSU Eric Lam  USA C
No OSU John Solie USA C
No Postash Corp Robert Mullen USA C
No OSU Hailin Zhang USA C
yes Hadi Ibrahim A o
yes Nebraska Kevin Raun A o
Yes Ryan Hottle A o
yes OSU Samantha Shoaf USA A o
yes Vtech Bee Chim Malaysia A o
A o on-line
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