OSU Nursery Short Course/CENTS Highlights Ohio Green Industry
December 3, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- The rich tradition of green industry educational opportunities and trade show exhibits returns to the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio, in January. The 79th Ohio State University Extension Nursery Shor ...
OSU Extension Program Focuses on Farm Management
December 5, 2007 WILMINGTON, Ohio-- The ins and outs of farm management, finances, and markets will be covered during an Ohio State University Extension program being held in January and February 2008. The Professional Marketer Program consists of three t ...
Transgenic Hybrids More Prominent in Corn Performance Trials
December 10, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Transgenic corn hybrids are becoming more prominent in Ohio State University Corn Performance Trials. Of the 237 entries evaluated in this year's trials, 84 percent carried transgenic traits. That's 25 percent ...
Pre-Show Workshops Part of Nursery Short Course/CENTS Agenda
December 11, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ornamental weed control, insect and mite pest diagnostics and new production technologies are just some of the topics being covered in pre-show workshops at the 79th Ohio State University Nursery Short Course and Central ...
Several Nursery Short Course Sessions Offered in Spanish
December 19, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension will be offering numerous green industry sessions in Spanish during the 79th OSU Extension Nursery Short Course to cater to businesses with an Hispanic labor force. The OSU Nursery Short C ...
Ohio Producers: Reach Your Customers with MarketMaker
December 27, 2007 PIKETON, Ohio-- Ohio is joining a nationwide Web-based business program that connects agricultural markets to the clients they serve, whether locally or across state lines. MarketMaker is a free, interactive Web resource that contains de ...
Israel Rural Development Expert to Visit Ohio State University
January 2, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- An Israeli rural development expert will share his views on rural development issues and agricultural training during a visit to Ohio State University Jan. 7-11. Moshe Goren, director general of Israel's Ministry of A ...
Israeli Embassy International Ag Trade Expert to Visit Ohio State University
January 2, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- An Israeli expert on international agriculture trade and polices will visit Ohio State University on Jan. 8. Yakov Poleg, minister for agriculture and science affairs with the U.S. Israeli Embassy, will present a seminar, ...
OSU Extension Offering Dairy Management Workshops
January 8, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension is aiding farmers in the future of dairy management with a series of workshops this winter. "Managing the Dairy of Tomorrow" workshops are designed to help build management skills ...
OSU Extension Offers Fact Sheets on Estate Planning
January 10, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension has developed a series of fact sheets to aid individuals in understanding the basic concepts of estate planning and the process of developing an estate plan. Jim Skeeles, an OSU Extension e ...