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  1. Conservation Tillage and Technology Conference Invaluable for Certified Crop Advisers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/conservation-tillage-and-technology-conference-invaluable-certified-crop-advisers

    February 1, 2010 ADA, Ohio – For certified crop advisers looking to meet their credit requirements ... conference will offer sessions eligible for continuing education credits that are normally difficult to ... Technology Conference is the place to be.   The conference boasts the largest certified crop adviser ...

  2. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Eating (Low-fat, High-carb) (Gag) Slugs (for the Week of May 11, 2008)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-eating-low-fat-high-carb-gag-slugs-week-may-11-2008

    written at, to and for a 4th-grade reading level. For details, to ask Twig a question, and/or to receive ... slugs? The thought makes most of the humans I know gag. But actually there are recipes. I found one, for ... instance, for, yum, slug fritters. And check this out from the New York Times: California's giant ...

  3. Learn How to Maximize Yields at Ohio No-Till Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-how-maximize-yields-ohio-no-till-conference

    coordinator with the University of Wisconsin, will provide several tips for modifying machinery to optimize ... planting. Attendees to Ohio's No-Till Conference Dec. 9 will learn what is required to improve seed ... placement and plant stands with the proper adjustments of farm equipment. Setting the planter for optimum ...

  4. 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 ... agricultural engineering study has shown that the products live up to their purpose.   The study, conducted by ...

  5. Survey Explores Farmers' Use of Precision Agriculture Technology

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/survey-explores-farmers-use-precision-agriculture-technology

    of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics is surveying Ohio farmers to better ... understand precision agriculture adoption and the extent to which farmers are happy with using the ... technology. The "2010 Ohio Farming Practices Survey" is currently under way and is intended to ...

  6. Get Insects and Plant Diseases Analyzed at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/get-insects-and-plant-diseases-analyzed-farm-science-review

    untreated. The insect first appeared in Ohio in 2001. For more information on the clinic and how to properly ... 5 p.m. Sept 18-19 and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 20. For more information, log on to http://fsr.osu.edu. ... crops and don't know what it is? Bring a sample to Farm Science Review to be analyzed by Ohio State ...

  7. Follow Guidelines When Planting Soybeans

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/follow-guidelines-when-planting-soybeans

    April 19, 2010 WOOSTER, Ohio – With Ohio growers projected to increase their soybean acreage this ... comes back to get you," she said. The biggest caution growers should be taking this growing season ... Dorrance. "We have high inoculum density right now and we have to get it knocked down or this problem ...

  8. New Extension Tool Helping Farmers Save on Fertilizer

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-extension-tool-helping-farmers-save-fertilizer

    to apply the minimum nitrogen needed for maximum yield results, thereby saving farmers money on ... pounds for corn following soybean, with an application range of 150 to 180 pounds. As the cost of ... 150 bushels per acre, he would apply the maximum nitrogen needed to get those 150 bushels," said ...

  9. Temperatures Key to Increasing Floriculture Diversity

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/temperatures-key-increasing-floriculture-diversity

    characteristics that make for ideal floriculture crops. "Our goal is to find crops that can be grown ... December 3, 2001 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Cool temperature treatments may be the key to the successful ... a production technique of subjecting plants to low temperatures (between 32 and 45 degrees Fahrenheit), ...

  10. Media Advisory: Animal Sciences Course Recognized

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/media-advisory-animal-sciences-course-recognized

    osborne.2@osu.edu. For more information on the Humane Society course awards log on to http://www.hsus.org/ace/11318, ... being recognized by the Humane Society of the United States for its focus on animal welfare issues. The ... public and members of the media are invited to attend an awards presentation honoring the course (Social ...

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