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  1. Post-USDA Reports, Market Focus Likely Shifts to 2012

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/post-usda-reports-market-focus-likely-shifts-2012

    November 17, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio – After a November U.S. Department of Agriculture crop report ... described as “pretty boring,” Ohio State University Extension economist Matt Roberts said the grain markets ...

  2. USDA Grant Turns Up Heat on Ohmic Processing

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/usda-grant-turns-heat-ohmic-processing

    May 2, 2012 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Sudhir Sastry has studied ohmic heating for decades, but the process ... with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, and an internationally recognized expert in ...

  3. Droughts Have Few Financial Impacts on Farmers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/droughts-have-few-financial-impacts-farmers

    September 11, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- A drought may make a growing season seem pretty ugly for ... Ohio State University agricultural economist. "The conventional wisdom is that droughts are bad ... said. Ohio livestock producers are being affected more than the average U.S. livestock producer because ...

  4. Compost Helps Control Turfgrass Fungus

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/compost-helps-control-turfgrass-fungus

    April 2, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Incorporating compost into soils when lawns are seeded reduces the ... severity of leaf rust, a fungal disease that attacks perennial ryegrass. Ohio State University plant ... Ohio. Leaf rust, caused by a pathogen of the Puccinia species, is recognized by a yellowing of turf ...

  5. Avoiding Fatigue Can Prevent Injuries on the Farm

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/avoiding-fatigue-can-prevent-injuries-farm

    April 26, 2010 COLUMBUS, Ohio –There are a number of factors that determine the length of farm ... fatigue aside to get the job done. But that's when injuries can sneak in, says Kent McGuire, an Ohio ... State University Extension ag safety educator and Ohio AgrAbility Program coordinator. "Non-stop ...

  6. Soybean Aphid No-Show?

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/soybean-aphid-no-show

    July 21, 2004 WOOSTER, Ohio — The soybean aphid, an insect pest whose quirky behavior has made it ... its voracious appetite if in high enough populations, is MIA so far this season — not only in Ohio ... , but also throughout the Midwest. "It's very difficult to find the soybean aphid in Ohio ...

  7. Drift Retardant Chemicals Serve Their Purpose

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/drift-retardant-chemicals-serve-their-purpose

    June 17, 2004 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Drift retardant chemicals may be an option to help reduce spray ... drift on field crops, but their effectiveness continues to be questioned. An Ohio State University ... Ohio State agricultural engineers, examined the effects of drift retardant chemicals on spray pattern, ...

  8. Heat Stress Impacts Not Just Plants

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/heat-stress-impacts-not-just-plants

    August 12, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Ohio farmers may be concerned over the effects warm, dry ... Ohio State University Extension livestock specialists said during extended periods of high ... said Roger High, an Ohio State Extension sheep specialist, "it's not just the management of ...

  9. Strip Tillage An Option For Corn Growers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/strip-tillage-option-corn-growers

    October 17, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Corn growers considering fall tillage to alleviate soil ... compaction may find strip tillage a viable alternative to conventional tillage. Randall Reeder, an Ohio State ... ending in more rain- has created compaction problems in some Ohio no-till fields. "This has been ...

  10. Some Fall Cover Crops Can Reduce SCN Populations

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/some-fall-cover-crops-can-reduce-scn-populations

    May 5, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- The benefits of cover crops continue to grow. Touted for conserving ... nematode populations in no-till fields. Ohio State University researchers in the Department of Horticulture ... nematode. Kent Harrison, a weed ecologist with the university's Ohio Agricultural Research and ...

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