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  1. Composting Boosts Turfgrass Growth

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/composting-boosts-turfgrass-growth

    due to a slower germination period for Kentucky bluegrass. Boehm speculates that other composts, such ... are," said Boehm. "Our goal is to develop a sustainable agriculture guide for homeowners that ... planted is depleted of nutrients, and is weakened and becomes more susceptible to diseases," said ...

  2. Corn and Soybean Viruses

    https://plantpath.osu.edu/research/impact/SOD/corn-and-soybean-viruses

    resistance to soybean viruses, these genetic tools will be essential for sustainable management of the three ... Strategies for Major Virus Diseases of Corn and Soybeans  Virus disease management in corn and ... world. Because there are no chemical treatment options for viruses, the most cost-effective management is ...

  3. New, Better Way to Farm in Cities? Talk is Friday (1/21) at OSU

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-better-way-farm-cities-talk-friday-121-osu

    problems and maximize harvests and profits. Earning $10 per row foot, or the equivalent of up to $100,000 ... Call 614-292-2011 for more information.- 30- Kurt Knebusch Department of Horticulture and Crop Science ...

  4. Farmers Can Take Steps to Decrease Manure Pathogens in Runoff

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/farmers-can-take-steps-decrease-manure-pathogens-runoff

    took the study one step further to look for ways to keep Cryptosporidium in the soil and found that ... manure as a fertilizer to their no-till field can decrease the chance that pathogens end up in runoff and ... "We found that the macropores extend from the soil surface right down to the tile drains so the ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...

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