Annie's Project: Risk Management Education for Farm Women
business side of farming. Annie’s Project provides training in five areas of agricultural risk management: ...
OSU Pollinator Summit 2019: Our Threatened Bees
Packer, professor at York University and author of Keeping the Bees: Why All Bees Are at Risk and What ...
Migrant Farm Laborers Harder and Harder to Get
harvest. Now the company’s average hourly pay is between $11 and $12, Wiers said. Even so, it’s still hard ... Working in the Muck Migrant workers in Huron County labor in the muck, a soil rich in organic matter ... the sun’s heat and the constant wind kicks up the gritty soil that workers breathe, smell and wear all ...
Grape and Wine Analysis Workshop
and how to get started in the wine business. The workshop will touch on vineyard soil and tissue ...
Introducing Ohio 4-H Pathways
resources, and opportunities to help you explore career and post-high school pathways to set you up for ... Environmental Sciences to prepare youth to accomplish their college and career goals following high school. The ... successfully transition to post-high school learning experiences and the workforce. Parents also have an ...
Cinderella Pumpkins? Yes, That's A Real Thing
helps lead OSU Extension’s research testing pumpkin seeds from all over the world, to ensure the new ... varieties hold up in different climates and fend off diseases. One of the varieties being grown and tested ... take off in the market place,” he said. White pumpkins are also being grown and tested at the OSU ...
Low Milk Prices Sending Some Dairy Farmers Out of Business
2014, dairy farmers nationwide basked in high prices. Worldwide demand was high, and the number of cows ... purchase new buildings and modernize their milking equipment. The investment was too great a risk given the ...
Ohio Christmas Tree Association Summer Meeting
Time-Soil Types and Drainage-Turning Scraps into Cash-Bow Making Workshop-Use of Young ...
Master Gardener Volunteer Training Offered
along with some local experts. Some topics include botany, soils, entomology, plant pathology, plant ... training is $150.00 and includes the training manual and materials for the class. There is also ... a requirement for a background check at the volunteer’s expense. The program requires 50 hours of classroom ...
Consider rotating use of GMO seeds to avoid resistance
well, bringing high yields and sizeable profits. But planted in the same field, year after year, the ... including nutrient management, digital technologies for farmers, cover crops, soil health, and best ...