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  1. Ohio State to host Manure Science Review in August

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/ohio-state-host-manure-science-review-in-august

    cost includes the program, coffee & donuts, and lunch.    To register for the 2024 Manure Science ... Review, go to https://go.osu.edu/msr-2024.   For questions, contact Mary Wicks (wicks.14@osu.edu).   Mary ... representatives from the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA), presenting H2Ohio updates as well as best practices ...

  2. Ticks and mosquitoes are waiting on you

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/ticks-and-mosquitoes-are-waiting-you-0

    a decision-making tool to assist you in choosing which repellent is best for your situation.” One educational ... preventive measures: Wear light-colored long pants to make seeing ticks easier for removal. Make sure your ... the proper precautions,” he said. “Make sure you check out the Bite Site to learn how you can keep ...

  3. Hay! How You Gather and Store Yours Matters

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/hay-how-you-gather-and-store-yours-matters

    conclude with an optional tour of Green Top Acres facility.  For more information, or to register, you can ... low temperatures and high humidity dramatically increase the time needed for hay to dry down.  Using ... mower swaths as wide as possible and rake once the moisture has fallen to about 50 percent.  The final ...

  4. Ohioans grow their own food with victory gardens

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/ohioans-grow-their-own-food-with-victory-gardens

    see old favorites. “We had a bunch of green tomatoes, and a guy came to the food bank for some,” she ... said. “He was doing cartwheels because he was going to have fried green tomatoes for the first time in ... easy for us to distribute because we are Extension. Boots are on the ground,” she said. “We’re already ...

  5. New online database a "FRST" in fertilizer knowledge sharing

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/new-online-database-frst-in-fertilizer-knowledge-sharing

    knowing what type of fertilizer to use, how much to apply, where, and when for peak crop production can be ... a national team of over 100 agricultural professionals that has launched a new tool to pave the way for ... Data-Driven: FRST utilizes a dynamic database of soil test correlation data that is constantly updated to ...

  6. A Balanced Life: Personal Wellness Is More Than Just Eating Vegetables

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/balanced-life-personal-wellness-more-just-eating-vegetables

    are a few tips that my co-workers and I put together, see if these ideas work for your family as well! ... find helpful for ideas. You can find the guide at https://4-h.org/inspire-kids-to-do/.  This summer ... Think about how you would answer this question. “What does healthy look like to you?” So many ...

  7. Managing Flies & Livestock Health As Summer Warms Up

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/managing-flies-livestock-health-summer-warms

    flies/animal.  Milk production, for dairy cattle, can be decreased by up to 15%.  Horn flies are blood feeders ... limiting larval development and controlling breeding sitesFor confinement housing situations, facility ... breeding sites.  In addition to facility sanitation, larvicides and fly predators are other tools available ...

  8. Ohio State receives $4.9 million to train climate-ready workforce along Lake Erie shoreline

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/ohio-state-receives-49-million-train-climate-ready-workforce-along-lake-erie-shoreline

    coastal resources to its 12 million residents and supports more than $11 billion in annual revenue for ... Statistics, demand is expected to grow for a range of climate-related jobs such as hydrologists (6% increase), ... career levels and with the expertise to provide their communities with climate-resilient solutions for ...

  9. Ohio State CFAES to lead federal food waste initiative

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/ohio-state-cfaes-lead-federal-food-waste-initiative

    “Lessons learned from the pilot campaign will be used to develop an integrated education program for ... and Waste. The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) also joined the collaboration to help ... The U.S. sends nearly 80 billion pounds of food to municipal solid waste landfills annually. ...

  10. Lending a hand

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/features/lending-hand

    learned have been influential in getting her where she is today—working as chief lending officer for ... wanted to join 4-H. “As soon as I was old enough, I became a member of the Triple-L Le-Hi 4-H Club,” she ... Cave 4-H Camp, and served on the junior fair board.  I was also selected to be the Highland County Pork ...

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