OSU Extension Program to Offer Drought Relief Tips
October 30, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Recent rains that soaked Ohio for several days may have finally brought some relief to drought-stressed areas across southern Ohio, but the impacts on crops and producers' wallets is likely to continue for many month ...
Annie's Project Being Offered in Ohio This Winter
November 1, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Annie's Project, a risk management course for women in agriculture, will be offered again in Ohio this winter. The Cooperative Extension Service program, popular across the Midwest, was held in Ohio for the first tim ...
Test Flood-Damaged Corn for Mold Before Feeding to Livestock
November 1, 2007 WOOSTER, Ohio-- As growers wrap up corn harvest this season, they should give special attention to fields inundated by floodwaters earlier this year in parts of northwest and north central Ohio. Pierce Paul, an Ohio State University plant ...
Solutions Offered to Continuous Corn Issues at No-Till Conference
November 7, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio no-till growers practicing continuous corn production face issues normally remedied with crop rotation. Overcoming production issues with corn-after-corn management will be addressed during the Ohio No-Till Conferenc ...
Israeli Visits Promote Collaboration Between Ohio State University and Middle East Nation
November 13, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Two Israeli agricultural experts will be visiting Ohio State University this week as part of the Ohio-Israel Agricultural Initiative, which supports research collaboration and information exchange between The Negev Found ...
No Trick to Choosing Transgenic Corn Hybrids
November 13, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Transgenic corn hybrids may differ in performance from non-genetically modified varieties in response to various insect pests, but the same recommendations apply when selecting hybrids for planting. Peter Thomison, an Oh ...
Tax Workshop Addresses Agricultural Issues
November 15, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Tax practitioners with an interest in farm income taxes will have an opportunity to attend a one-day farm tax workshop on Dec. 17. The Agricultural Tax Issues Workshop will supplement the 2007 National Income Tax Workboo ...
Ohio Negative for Soybean Rust Following Positive ID in Canada
November 19, 2007 WOOSTER, Ohio-- As the 2007 soybean production season comes to a close, Ohio and Michigan remain the only major soybean-producing states east of the Mississippi River to be free from soybean rust. Despite the latest news that soybean rus ...
OSU Extension to Hold Central Ohio Agronomy Day
November 26, 2007 NEWARK, Ohio-- Growing organic matter, managing foliar fungicides, enhancing soybean traits, and farming with precision technology are just some of the topics being covered during the Central Ohio Agronomy Day on Dec. 18. The Ohio State ...
Learn the Value of Cover Crops at the Ohio No-Till Conference
November 29, 2007 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Growers interested in cover crops can learn more about their value in crop production systems during the Ohio No-Till Conference on Dec. 4. Robert Mullen, an Ohio State University Extension soil fertility specialist, will ...