STEPping into the nation's capital
Ohio State ATI Second Year Transformational Experience Program (STEP) students participated in a field trip to Washington D.C. on March 9 th through the 12 th. They were joined by faculty mentors Dr. Dan Linden and Dr. Eric Williams. The trip was organi ...
Congratulations to ATI's CFAES student award winners
Congratulations to the following students who were recently recognized by the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences: JILL A. PFISTER OUTSTANDING FIRST-YEAR STUDENT AWARD This award recognizes two first-year students (freshman or transf ...
Ohio State Day at Cedar Point
Ohio State Day at Cedar Point Friday, May 5 | 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Join fellow Buckeyes as we take over Cedar Point the day before it opens for the season. Enjoy shorter lines and be the first to ride the newest coaster, Wild Mouse, in the new Boardwalk area ...
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
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 ...
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