Piketon Endeavor Center Now Open
May 2, 2005 PIKETON, Ohio — Construction of a new Ohio State University business facility, designed to increase jobs and boost economic development throughout southern Ohio, is now complete and open for business. The 27,000 square-foot Endeavor Center Bus ...
Sports/Plants Go Hand in Hand at Arboretum
May 2, 2005 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Athletics and horticulture share a long history at Ohio State University — well over 100 years — yet few may realize how closely the two are linked together. The university's football stadium, the Horseshoe, becomes a cla ...
No Worries About Wheat
May 4, 2005 WOOSTER, Ohio — While corn growers continue to fret over potential disease issues with their crop, wheat growers are sitting pretty. The crop is now entering flag-leaf emergence, the stage of development when the top leaf of the plant is unfur ...
The Changing Face of Computers in Agriculture
May 5, 2005 COLUMBUS, Ohio — More Ohio farmers are jumping on the technology bandwagon. Computer adoption is increasing, according to an Ohio State University Extension survey. But what is even more revealing is how the use of such technology is changing. ...
Learn to Identify Soybean Rust at Extension Field Day
June 2, 2005 AMANDA, Ohio — Soybean rust looks so similar to Septoria brown spot (another soybean disease) in its early stages that it's not hard for growers to confuse the two. But an Ohio State University Extension field day will be held to help gr ...
Soybeans Off to a Slow Start
June 6, 2005 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio's soybean crop, like corn, has gotten off to a slow start this growing season. Cool spring temperatures and cold, moist soils have delayed or slowed seed germination and plant development. "Germination and emer ...
Timing is Right for a Slug Fest
June 7, 2005 WOOSTER, Ohio — Slugs are making a buffet out of slow developing corn and soybeans, and growers need to be scouting their fields now for potential treatment. A cool, moist Ohio spring has caused emergence delays in both crops, and in some par ...
Wheat and Heat Don't Mix
June 13, 2005 WOOSTER, Ohio — Wheat is a cool weather-loving plant. It doesn't respond too kindly to the heat and lately in Ohio the crop's been showing it. Pat Lipps, an Ohio State University plant pathologist with the Ohio Agricultural Researc ...
Ohio State Launches Endeavor Center
June 20, 2005 PIKETON, Ohio — The future of southern Ohio is now. With just a snip of the ribbon giving way to the entrance of the new Ohio State University South Centers at Piketon Endeavor Center Business Incubator and Training Facility, seven years of ...
Online Newsletter Focuses on Entrepreneurships
June 24, 2005 COLUMBUS, Ohio — An online newsletter, targeted to business management, policy-making and entrepreneurship education, is now available through Ohio State University's Farm Income Enhancement Program of the College of Food, Agricultural, ...