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  1. Media Advisory: Meeting Features Arsenal of Educational Tools in Insect, Disease Fight

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/media-advisory-meeting-features-arsenal-educational-tools-insect-disease-fight

    invited to attend part, or all, of the event. For more information, contact Nancy Taylor with the C. Wayne ... Columbus. The afternoon sessions will move to Kottman Hall, 2021 Coffey Road, on Ohio State's College ... Extension/Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center plant pathologist. • 11 a.m.: Using Phenology to ...

  2. Insect Pest Not So Pesky

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/insect-pest-not-so-pesky

    considerable damage the insect can do to strawberry plants, entomologists have found that the strawberry bud ... weevil, commonly known as the clipper, restricts its range along a field's edge, making it easier to ... found that the damage the insect does to a bud may contribute to an increase in the size of the fruit ...

  3. OSU Extension Master Gardeners Sponsoring Free Presentation on Ash Seed Collection and Preservation

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-master-gardeners-sponsoring-free-presentation-ash-seed-collection-and

    ash tree population, efforts are underway to save the species through seed collection and ... the National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation in Fort Collins, Colo. Volunteers play a big ... process. Emerald ash borer, introduced to the United States in 2001, has killed nearly 30 million ash trees ...

  4. Asian Soybean Finding New Home in Ohio's Specialty Crop Market

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/asian-soybean-finding-new-home-ohios-specialty-crop-market

    markets take to the crop." Fioritto believes Ohio is a potential market for edamame because of the ... pollock.58@osu.edu. WOOSTER, Ohio- Ohio State University researchers are hoping to turn the soybean into a vegetable ... crop. Studying ways to provide farmers with new crops to raise and put extra cash in their pockets has ...

  5. Food Dialogues Reach Farm Science Review Attendees via Satellite and Twitter

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/food-dialogues-reach-farm-science-review-attendees-satellite-and-twitter

    satellite and Twitter (#foodd) with farmers and consumers to discuss concerns about water and land ... Ohio. “There’s a growing willingness by farmers to open up and be more transparent to consumers,” said ... sat on the Washington, D.C. panel. In addition to transparency, panelists participating from the ...

  6. Media Advisory: Ohio First Lady to Attend Ohio State University Ag Event

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/media-advisory-ohio-first-lady-attend-ohio-state-university-ag-event

    educational event that introduces over 500 urban school children and their teachers to agriculture and natural ... experiences with agriculture and its importance to Ohio, as well as encourage young people to consider careers ... a.m. to 12:25 p.m. She will also serve as a poster judge from 10 a.m. until 10:30 a.m., evaluating ...

  7. Learn to Grow Blueberries at Home

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-grow-blueberries-home

    expanding the production of their blueberry farm or simply adding blueberries to a backyard garden. For more ... workshop will cover the steps of successful blueberry production, including the tools needed to prepare and ... grow blueberries, care and maintenance, and pest control. The workshop is open to anyone interested in ...

  8. Watershed Forum to Focus on Protecting Water Quality Through Land Use Planning

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/watershed-forum-focus-protecting-water-quality-through-land-use-planning

    October 14, 2010 LEWIS CENTER, Ohio – Watershed health is essential to developing and maintaining ... planning to protect water quality. The seventh Olentangy Watershed Forum will be held Oct. 29 from 9 a.m. ... purpose of the Olentangy Watershed Forum is to educate residents, water resource professionals, township ...

  9. Hardy by Their Nature: OARDC Heirloom Roses Survive Tornado

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/hardy-their-nature-oardc-heirloom-roses-survive-tornado

    efforts. Go to http://www.giveto.osu.edu/secrestfund for more information, or call 330-464-2148. OARDC is ... center. “Many of the large roses are lying horizontal and will have to be cut back, and hopefully ... heirloom roses for, among other things, their ease of care, extended bloom times and all-round hardy ...

  10. Research on Virus May Help Control Turkey Disease

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/research-virus-may-help-control-turkey-disease

    May 1, 2001 WOOSTER, Ohio- Research on a virus that contributes to the development of poult ... can be done to control it. Ohio State University researchers Mo Saif and Yuxin Tang of the Ohio ... Poultry and Egg Association grant to study the astrovirus. Research has found that the virus, which ...

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