Turfgrass Science Alumni in MLB Playoffs
The Cincinnati Reds are hosting the Major League Baseball playoffs at Great American Ball Park this month and several HCS Turfgrass Management alumni are front and center. From left to right: Derrick Grubbs, Assistant Head Groundskeeper (BS 2004); Doug Ga ...
HCS Alumni Brad Bergefurd Receives the Shirley Brooks Jones Award
Brad Bergefurd has been an Extension educator and horticulturist at the OSU South Centers in Piketon since 1992. The Shirley Brooks Jones Award is given to one who promotes the college's core values and goals. The college's core values are disco ...
Attracting Wild Birds- Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Attracting Wild Birds - The Cornell Lab of Ornithology http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZDdqCNQ0C4&feature=bf_prev&list=ECE02AF25046CE2E69 ...
Catching Fish, Making Memories- Passport to Fishing Instructors Needed
Many OCVN's from across the state already support this program, but more certified instructors are needed to help the Ohio Department of Natural Resources get the word out about Fishing! This video shows how much fun fishing is for Kids! http://vim ...
Butler County added to State Quarantine Issued to Protect Ohio's Walnut Trees from Thousand Cankers Disease- Dec 26, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE ADDS BUTLER COUNTY TO THOUSAND CANKERS DISEASE QUARANTINE State taking measures to protect Ohio’s walnut trees REYNOLDSBURG, OH (Dec. 19, 2013) – In an effort to protect the trees of Ohio, the O ...
BATS: Fact or Fiction?
Marne Titchenell- Wildlife Program Specialist with the Ohio State Extension shares some interesting facts regarding bats that inhabit the Buckeye State. Did You Know?- Bats are the #1 predator of night flying insects- Bats consume 30-50 % of their Body ...
The Endangered Timber Rattlesnake
Timber Rattlesnake, Crotalus horridus, Scioto Co., OH August 18, 2012 http://vimeo.com/84218006 Eastern America's Fading Music- Castanet of the Woods by Nancy Stranahan- Arc of Appalachia Preserve System http://www.arcofappalachia.org/nature-notes/ti ...
Hummingbird Feeders- A Helping Hand for the Long Journey Ahead
Flower and nectar supplies for hummingbirds and butteflies have been very good this summer due to the abundant rain and cooler than normal temperatures most of the state has experienced. It is not too late to give our hummingbird friends a "helping ...
White-Nosed Syndrome- A Deadly Disease of Bats- OSU Extension Releases New Fact Sheet
White-nose syndrome (WNS) has caused unprecedented mortality in hibernating bats in eastern North America. This previously unknown disease has spread rapidly since its discovery in New York in 2007, and poses a threat to hibernating bats throughout the con ...
OCVN State Conference Brochure 2009 ...