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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Survey to Explore Farmers' Risk Management Approaches

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/survey-explore-farmers-risk-management-approaches

    May 5, 2010 WOOSTER, Ohio – Using foliar fungicides on corn in the absence of diseases to ... a multi-state survey of corn producers and certified crop advisers to get a better handle on the production ... risks they face and the approaches they use to manage those risks. "Quite often we design our ...

  5. Don't Count Wheat Out Just Yet

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/dont-count-wheat-out-just-yet

    April 25, 2002 WOOSTER, Ohio- Unseasonably warm temperatures to kick off spring in Ohio have given ... salvaged to produce a decent crop. Pat Lipps, an Ohio State University Extension plant pathologist and ... for good yields. "There's a lot of variability between fields and even within fields with ...

  6. Researchers Eyeing New Small Fruit Opportunities

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/researchers-eyeing-new-small-fruit-opportunities

    providing economic opportunities for farmers throughout southern Ohio while giving consumers more unique ... said Brown. " Ribes production is an opportunity to help farmers in Appalachian Ohio produce an ... alternative fruit crop that can be sold at markets as fresh berries, in baked goods, for jams and jellies, and ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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; ...

  9. Grow Fruits and Vegetables Anywhere With a Compost Sock

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/grow-fruits-and-vegetables-anywhere-compost-sock

    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 ...

  10. 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," ...

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