Mortality Composting Certification is available 24/7 online at http://campus.extension.org/enrol/index.php?id=608 This is a good option for farmers who don't have a training offered in their area anytime soon or would rather do it online. The cos ...
Sheep & Goats
VISIT THE SHEEP TEAM'S WEB SITE When the sheep team newsletter first got started, it was housed on the Knox County Extension Office’s web site. This, however, is no longer the case, and has not been for some time now. Currently producers are encou ...
Four HCS Faculty Promotions
Four HCS Associate Professors have been promoted! In a June meeting of the Board of Trustees, it was announced that David Francis, Matt Keinhenz, Hannah Mathers, and Clay Sneller were promoted to full professor status. It’s rare for four promotions to tak ...
Dr. Miller and a new variety of apple in the Midwest
Ohio State's Dr. Diane Miller is working with the Midwest Apple Improvement Association (MAIA) to create a new variety of apple. MAIA has more than 140 apple growers involved in the project. The project lasted four years and had about forty apple sel ...
Two HCS Graduate students to participate in the Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security
Godwill Chewachong, Matthew Kost and Brian Pace were among 35 graduate students selected from across the U.S. to participate in the Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security at Purdue University, May 28-June 8, 2013. Chewachong is a Plant Patho ...
Waterman Farm growing produce for cancer survivors
The Waterman Farm has paired with the James Cancer Hospital to create the Garden of Hope. The community garden is designed for cancer survivors enrolled in the JamesCare for Life program. It allows cancer survivors to help pick produce throughout the summ ...
What's Going on with the Olentangy River?
The Invasive Plant Species Management class (HCS 5194) is a two credit hour class open to students with sophomore standing or above. The area of land the class focuses on extends from 5 Th Avenue to Lane Avenue. Since the 5 th Avenue dam was removed, th ...
Celebrating 160 years!
Five faculty and staff members are retiring this year. Between the five retirees, the total amount of years of service to The Ohio State University came to 160 years! There was a celebration on May 15 at the Kottman Hall Gazebo to honor the retirees. Fa ...
Weed Warrior- HCS 5422
An introduction to HCS 5422 in our new digital lab manual! Available as an iBook download on iTunes. https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/principles-weed-ecology-management/id953632085?mt=11 ...
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