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  1. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Alpacas (for the week of Aug. 12, 2001)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-alpacas-week-aug-12-2001

    July 24, 2001 Dear Twig: There’s a farm near my home that must have a hundred alpacas. What can you tell me about them? Lucky you, to have so many alpacas so close. They’re beautiful animals. Here’s what I can tell you: Alpacas are related to llamas ...

  2. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Apple or crabapple? (for the week of Oct. 28, 2001)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-apple-or-crabapple-week-oct-28-2001

    October 17, 2001 Dear Twig: What's the difference between an apple and a crabapple? Basically only their size. Crabapples, by definition, are 2 inches or less in diameter. Apples are more than 2 inches around. Both come from trees that are in the sam ...

  3. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Draft horses (for the week of 9-16-01)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-draft-horses-week-9-16-01

    September 6, 2001 Dear Twig: Tell me about draft horses. I saw some at our county fair. They were huge! Draft horses are big-- sometimes REALLY big. Some are 19 hands high, or six feet-plus at the withers (the point between the shoulder blades). A typical ...

  4. Sen. Voinovich Learns About Bio-energy, Climate Change Research at OARDC

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/sen-voinovich-learns-about-bio-energy-climate-change-research-oardc

    July 5, 2007 WOOSTER, Ohio — Sen. George Voinovich toured the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) June 29 to learn about ongoing research seeking to develop new sources of renewable energy and industrial products and combat th ...

  5. See, Sniff 1,500 Blooming Heirloom Roses: OSU Garden in Wooster to Host June 14 Open House

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/see-sniff-1500-blooming-heirloom-roses-osu-garden-wooster-host-june-14-open-house

    April 14, 2008 WOOSTER, Ohio — See a thousand-plus heirloom roses in bloom — plus maybe buy a few, learn how to prune them and walk a new rose-scented labyrinth — in Wooster on Saturday, June 14.   Ohio State University’s three ...

  6. See Roses, Ohio History at OARDC Rose Garden Open House

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/see-roses-ohio-history-oardc-rose-garden-open-house

    June 1, 2010 WOOSTER, Ohio — Life in Ohio in the 1700s might not have been a bed of roses. But people still managed to grow them. And on Saturday, June 12, you can learn about both.   The third annual open house at Ohio State University’s Ga ...

  7. Secrest Crabapples Reaching Peak Bloom

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/secrest-crabapples-reaching-peak-bloom

    April 27, 2001 WOOSTER, Ohio- The crabapple blossoms in the Secrest Arboretum in Wooster are now blooming and favorable weather conditions will make for ideal viewing through the middle of next week. Arboretum curator Ken Cochran said the trees are expect ...

  8. Secrest Arboretum Crabapples Should Peak This Weekend (April 27–28)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/secrest-arboretum-crabapples-should-peak-weekend-april-27%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9328

    April 24, 2002 WOOSTER, Ohio-- The crabapple trees in Secrest Arboretum are starting to bloom and should peak this weekend. The arboretum, part of the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center’s Wooster campus, is home to more than 600 crabapple ...

  9. Secrest Arboretum Crabapples Could Hit Peak Starting This Weekend (May 5-6)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/secrest-arboretum-crabapples-could-hit-peak-starting-weekend-may-5-6

    May 3, 2007 WOOSTER, Ohio — Bowed but unbroken by late snow and cold, battered by rain and hail just two days ago, Secrest Arboretum’s 500-plus crabapple trees stand poised to bloom and could hit their peak as soon as this weekend (May 5-6). ...

  10. Rumen Expert, Microbe Namesake, Notches 2008 OARDC Senior Faculty Research Award

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/rumen-expert-microbe-namesake-notches-2008-oardc-senior-faculty-research-award

    April 22, 2008 WOOSTER, Ohio — Ohio State University’s Burk A. Dehority, an international expert on rumen microbiology who has two protozoan species named in his honor, has added to his recognition in a dark, wet, hard-to-see field.   A prof ...

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