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  1. It's Gypsy Moth Time Again

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/its-gypsy-moth-time-again

    as adults in July. For more information about ODA's suppression treatments, log on to ... officials speculate the invasive insects will continue to spread throughout the southeastern half of the ... to accurately time management practices. "Gypsy moth eggs begin hatching when redbud trees ...

  2. Grow Fruits and Vegetables Anywhere With a Compost Sock

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    crop production." If successful, the technology could be a way for communities to promote urban ... technology that could make fruits and vegetables accessible to anyone, anywhere.   Researchers are using ... a compost sock system as a growth medium and comparing the crop's performance to in-ground high tunnel ...

  3. Winter Wheat Acreage Down in Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/winter-wheat-acreage-down-ohio

    are accustomed to. "Based on the yield potential for this year, it'll be interesting to see ... eight-percent drop compared to last year, according to the United States Department of Agriculture's Winter ... the 1,120 acres of wheat planted in 2000. "It is my estimation, and I hate to say this," ...

  4. New Pest Found in Ohio Soybeans

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    Report any findings to Ron Hammond at hammond.5@osu.edu or (330) 263-3727. For more information on the ... not its presence will be a problem remains to be seen.   Ron Hammond, an Ohio State University ... year to determine how common the pest will become and whether or not it will cause any damage to ...

  5. Learn More about Managing Livestock Facilities at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-more-about-managing-livestock-facilities-farm-science-review

    upwards of 140,000 visitors from all over the country and Canada, who come for three days to peruse 4,000 ... ventilated livestock buildings that simulates various ventilation system scenarios. The idea is to aid ... London, Ohio. "Most modern swine facilities depend on mechanical ventilation to make animals as ...

  6. Continued Harvest Delays May Mean More Lodging Corn

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/continued-harvest-delays-may-mean-more-lodging-corn

    lodging, can reduce quality and make it difficult to harvest corn, subsequently reducing yields. ... "Growers should be monitoring their fields and earmarking those that are showing lodging problems for ... of their cornfields, delaying harvest. According to the Ohio Agricultural Statistics Service, 68 ...

  7. Lt. Gov. Candidate Padgett Tours ATI, OARDC

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/lt-gov-candidate-padgett-tours-ati-oardc

    and Development Center (OARDC), arms of Ohio State University, and learned about efforts to develop ... borer, and prepare college students for successful careers. “I think what you do is very important ... on the benefits to eastern Ohio farmers of intensive and seasonal grazing, a current research thrust; ...

  8. Extension Fact Sheets Address Issues Facing Dairy Farms and How to Manage Them

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    the diet to reduce short-term costs. • Evaluating whether dollars should be spent for silage crop ... April 3, 2009 WOOSTER, Ohio-- "Reducing costs to improve short-term cash flow" is the ... Working Group to aid livestock producers facing critical economic issues.   "Plummeting prices in the ...

  9. OSU Crabapples, 800 Strong, Now Starting to Blossom in Wooster

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-crabapples-800-strong-now-starting-blossom-wooster

    says nows a good time to come hang with his buds.   Some 800 flowering crabapple trees at the Ohio ... Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster are now in bloom or are ready to start. Theyll ... bud color now. “In some ways, it„¢s even more beautiful now, in the time leading up to the peak, ...

  10. No-Till Works, But Not Always Applicable for Storing Carbon

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/no-till-works-not-always-applicable-storing-carbon

    characteristics prone to erosion are excellent candidates for no-till," said Lal, director of OARDC's ... saying that no-till is not good. It is a good practice, but it does not work for all soils, for all crops ... and all conditions. We must not make carbon sequestration synonymous with no-till. The strategy is to ...

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