Watters named International Certified Crop Adviser of the Year
recognize a certified crop adviser who delivers exceptional customer service, is highly innovative, has ... the Year Award celebrates a level of proficiency that belongs to an individual and not to a company. ...
Ohio's Bats Do Scary-Good Work, Face a Real Horror Story
high mortality rates, which range from 70 percent to 100 percent in infected caves and mines, she said. ... city officials, community planners and others who manage conflicts between humans and wildlife, such ... America, not Ohio, is being tested as a drug to help heart attack and stroke patients. Researchers have ...
Ohio farm incomes forecast to rise-again
on average, are going to be fine,” she said. Record levels of rain this past spring kept many Ohio ... farms, particularly highly indebted farms, are still struggling.” In 2013, Ohio farm incomes reached ...
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 ...
Fall Management Practices for Wheat
than corn or soybean. Maintain soil test levels between 25-40 ppm for optimum production. If the soil ... potential. Do not add any phosphorus if soil test levels are higher than 50 ppm. Maintain soil potassium at ... levels of 100, 120, and 140 ppm for soils with cation exchange capacities of 10, 20, or 30 meq, ...
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 ...