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  1. Free Program to Demonstrate Livestock Handling Principles

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/free-program-demonstrate-livestock-handling-principles

    November 17, 2010 ALBANY, Ohio – Animal handling is an important component of an overall animal welfare strategy, and implementing low-stress practices are not only healthy for the animal, but also make things easier for the animal handler.   Ohio State U ...

  2. Forum to Focus on Emerging Bio-Based Technologies

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/forum-focus-emerging-bio-based-technologies

    December 5, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- As an alternative to petroleum sources, companies are increasingly looking to bio-based materials, and Ohio is taking a pioneering role to advance the development of such products.   Ohio State University's Ohio BioP ...

  3. Free OSU Extension Workshop Promotes Farmers' Market Development

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/free-osu-extension-workshop-promotes-farmers-market-development

    October 9, 2008 PIKETON, Ohio-- The desire for fresh, local foods and products is driving more consumers to shop at their community farmers' markets, spending more than $1 billion a year, according to the Farmers' Market Coalition. Those in Ohio ...

  4. Free Food Guide Promotes Local Products, Local Businesses

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/free-food-guide-promotes-local-products-local-businesses

    May 25, 2010 DELAWARE, Ohio – Central Ohio residents looking for local food products produced by local farmers and sold by local businesses now have access to a free food guide created by Ohio State University Extension Delaware County Master Gardeners.   ...

  5. Four-Season High Tunnel Workshop Offered

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/four-season-high-tunnel-workshop-offered

    October 27, 2010 BELLVILLE, Ohio – Farmers, vegetable producers and other individuals interested in expanding high tunnel production have the opportunity to attend a "Four-Season High Tunnel Workshop" on Dec. 14 in Bellville, Ohio.   The worksho ...

  6. Formal Hort. Training in the Works for Volunteers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/formal-hort-training-works-volunteers

    June 21, 2005 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohioans who dedicate their time to volunteer at public horticulture institutions and organizations may soon receive certified educational training.   Ohio State University's Department of Horticulture and Crop Science h ...

  7. Forgotten Wheat Pest Back in Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/forgotten-wheat-pest-back-ohio

    June 21, 2007 WOOSTER, Ohio-- A wheat pest that has been off the radar screen for the past three decades in Ohio may be making a comeback.   Cereal leaf beetle has been causing serious damage to some Ohio wheat fields over the past two years to such an ex ...

  8. Forgotten Corn Diseases Making a Comeback

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/forgotten-corn-diseases-making-comeback

    February 22, 2005 COLUMBUS, Ohio — While all attention turns to soybean rust, a long forgotten issue is slowly creeping its way back into crop fields. And Ohio State University agricultural specialists say it's time growers start to take notice.   Co ...

  9. Forage Options Increasing for Frost Seeding

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/forage-options-increasing-frost-seeding

    February 9, 2006 ATHENS, Ohio-- Lespedeza, a drought-tolerant annual legume, is receiving attention throughout parts of Ohio as an alternative forage species to frost seed for pasture renovation.   Ohio State University Extension, along with a small numbe ...

  10. Forage Production Strategies for Horses at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/forage-production-strategies-horses-farm-science-review

    August 31, 2007 LONDON, Ohio-- With alfalfa harvest falling short and much of Ohio's pastureland unsuitable for forage due to this season's drought, managing adequate, high-quality feed for horses has become a challenge for many owners.   Gary W ...

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