Ohio State Organic Experts Among OEFFA Conference Speakers
people — farmers, gardeners, foodies, green living advocates and others — are expected to attend. The ... conference theme is “A Taste for Change.” “For 39 years, the OEFFA conference has been the gathering place ... place in the United States, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s 2016 Certified Organic ...
Consider rotating use of GMO seeds to avoid resistance
COLUMBUS, Ohio—It may be that a certain type of genetically modified corn or soybean seed works ... campus in Ada, Ohio. The event is an annual program during which speakers cover a range of topics ... days. For more information and an agenda for the conference, visit go.osu ...
We Dig Ohio! Urban Agriculture & Community Garden Summit
This annual one-day summit explores urban agriculture and community gardening in the Ohio ... region. What’s happening in the field of urban agriculture and community gardening? Become versed in relevant ... topics that will expand your gardening expertise. Attend sessions and workshops in a variety of subjects. ...
Farm Transition Workshop
materials, and handouts. Register at 330-533-5538, or learn more at go.osu.edu/Bdpb. ... Is your farm ready for the next generation? Learn the legalities and technical pieces of a smooth ...
Rainy days lead to muddy, thinner cows
of places for the water to go.” Writer: Alayna DeMartini email@example.com 614-292-9833 Source: ... COLUMBUS, Ohio—Stuck in the mud, some cows across the state might not be putting on enough weight. ... coordinator for Ohio State University Extension. OSU Extension is the outreach arm of The Ohio State ...
Need Farm Workers? It could get easier
COLUMBUS, Ohio—Hiring migrant farm workers will become cheaper and easier as a result of several ... undocumented. The rule changes that the U.S. Department of Labor is putting in place likely will increase the ... will be shortened when the new rules go into place. Under the changes, agricultural employers will be ...
Is Your Project Financially Sound? Financial Concepts for Natural Resource Professionals
$50 includes lunch and materials. Register and learn more information at go.osu.edu/BbWx. ...
Cinderella Pumpkins? Yes, That's A Real Thing
take off in the market place,” he said. White pumpkins are also being grown and tested at the OSU ... COLUMBUS, Ohio — The light pink, round seasonal decoration shaped a lot like a pumpkin that sits ... helps lead OSU Extension’s research testing pumpkin seeds from all over the world, to ensure the new ...
One Day Insect University
A daylong exploration of the world of insects. Features pollinators, landscape and garden insects, ...
April Conference Promotes Efforts to Bring Healthy Local Food to More Cafeterias
expand a Farm to School program, consumers who want to learn more about local food opportunities, as well ... school food service professionals, parents, business leaders and OSU Extension experts. It is part of an ... farmers’ economic opportunities, said Carol Smathers, an OSU Extension field specialist and director of ...