Ohio Agriculture Council awards scholarships to two incoming Wooster Buckeyes
Each year, the Ohio Agricultural Council offers up to three (3) $1,500 scholarships annually to Ohio high school seniors who plan to pursue a degree in agriculture. ...
Outstanding senior recognizes Jon Witter as a mentor
Dr. Jon Witter was recognized as a mentor by Spencer Logan, one of the 2023 CFAES Outstanding Seniors. ...
May 3, 2023
FDSCTE 4193 Individual study course to permit undergraduate students to explore in-depth selected areas of food science and nutrition. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 493. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs or 2 com ...
May is here, planting considerations for corn and soybean
May is here, and the planting season will speed up with better weather in the coming days/weeks. According to the USDA-NASS report for the week ending 04/23/23, 6% of Ohio’s soybean and 6% of Ohio’s corn acres were planted. Relative to the 5-year average ...
Person in Charge Food Safety Training
Is your restaurant/food service business up to date on the latest food safety guidelines? Would you like to enhance your understanding of major food safety principles? Or enhance your employee's knowledge and understanding of these principles? Regist ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 4
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Cooler weather remained in place this past week with temperatures running 2-6°F below average. Overall, daily average soil temperatures are slightly warmer than they were last week (Figure 1). Northern locations are hovering ...
On Our Watchlist: Seedcorn Maggot and Alfalfa Weevil
There are two insect pests in particular that we’re wary of at the moment: Seedcorn maggot (in corn and soybean) and alfalfa weevil. Seedcorn maggot is most likely to be a problem in fields where cover crops or other green vegetation has been disked in, ...
Cover Crops Roundtable