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  1. Waterman a Model for Water Conservation

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/waterman-model-water-conservation

    June 16, 2004 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Agricultural run-off into surface waters is one of the leading causes of water pollution, especially in area watersheds. But there are ways to achieve zero nutrient run off and an upcoming field day is designed to show farme ...

  2. Variety of GMO Tests are Available to Farmers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/variety-gmo-tests-are-available-farmers

    October 9, 2001 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Farmers who grow non-GMO (genetically modified organism) crops for specialty markets can utilize a variety of tests that determine whether or not their crop is truly GMO-free. Ohio State University researchers have outlined ...

  3. Uncommon Wheat Disease Makes Rare Appearance in Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/uncommon-wheat-disease-makes-rare-appearance-ohio

    June 10, 2005 WOOSTER, Ohio — A cereal rust, most problematic on wheat in the Pacific Northwest and lower central Plains states, has made a rare appearance in Ohio this year.   Stripe rust is most prevalent in regions where cool temperatures prevail durin ...

  4. Use Glyphosate Properly to Protect Woody Plants

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/use-glyphosate-properly-protect-woody-plants

    June 17, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Glyphosate products, such as Roundup, may be a killer on weeds, but researchers are finding that the product may also damage landscape and nursery woody plants.   Hannah Mathers, an Ohio State University Extension nursery an ...

  5. To Escape a Wet Harvest Plant Early Season Soybeans

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/escape-wet-harvest-plant-early-season-soybeans

    November 27, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Planting early maturing soybean varieties may help guard against a late, wet harvest that Ohio growers have experienced this season.   Jim Beuerlein, an Ohio State University Extension agronomist, said that early-maturin ...

  6. Tracking the Spread of the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/tracking-spread-brown-marmorated-stink-bug

    October 21, 2010 WOOSTER, Ohio – Ohio State University Extension entomologists are trying to determine the range of a relatively new pesky insect and they are asking Ohio homeowners for assistance.   Ron Hammond, an entomologist with the Ohio Agricultural ...

  7. Tips to Save on Heating Costs This Winter

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/tips-save-heating-costs-winter

    December 16, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Saving money on winter heating costs is always desirable, but may especially be important this season as homeowners continue to struggle through an economic recession.   Whether one owns a home in metro Columbus or maint ...

  8. Transgenics Could Pose Planting Challenges This Season

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/transgenics-could-pose-planting-challenges-season

    February 21, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- The percentage of transgenic corn hybrids increasing in Ohio may prove to make this season's planting more of a challenge.   According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, over 40 percent of Ohio's corn acrea ...

  9. Third Frontier Assists Appalachia Ohio Businesses Through TechGrowth Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/third-frontier-assists-appalachia-ohio-businesses-through-techgrowth-ohio

    April 30, 2010 PIKETON, Ohio – An engine that runs on heated air, a gluten-free bread product, a new method to pasteurize eggs – all are ideas or new technology of Ohio businesses and entrepreneurs brought to fruition by the Ohio Third Frontier program.   ...

  10. Think of the Honey Bee When Spraying for Soybean Aphids

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/think-honey-bee-when-spraying-soybean-aphids

    August 15, 2007 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Insecticides may be the only effective means to control the soybean aphid, but what can stop the pest may also be harmful to beneficial insects, such as honeybees.   With soybean aphid populations rising, and concerns growi ...

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