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  1. Picnic Safety: Ohio Foodborne Illness Outbreak Prompts Advice

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/picnic-safety-ohio-foodborne-illness-outbreak-prompts-advice

    microbiologist with Ohio State University Extension and the university's Ohio Agricultural Research and ... July 12, 2012 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Picnics are a staple of summertime, but they provide many ... dozens more became ill after a July 3 company picnic in southwest Ohio. According to officials with ...

  2. Franklin County 4-H Winter Project Fair- Columbus, Ohio

    https://advancement.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/events/franklin-county-4-h-winter-project-fair-columbus-ohio

    Join 4-H educators, volunteers, and youth as they exhibit their 4-H projects, answer questions about their experiences in Franklin County 4-H, and display their passion for the 4-H program. ...

  3. Wheat and Heat Don't Mix

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/wheat-and-heat-dont-mix

    kindly to the heat and lately in Ohio the crop's been showing it. Pat Lipps, an Ohio State ... June 13, 2005 WOOSTER, Ohio — Wheat is a cool weather-loving plant. It doesn't respond too ... University plant pathologist with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, said that the ...

  4. Project Focusing on Pawpaw for Preservation and Niche Crop

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/project-focusing-pawpaw-preservation-and-niche-crop

    as a potential niche market crop. Ohio State University Extension researchers at OSU South Centers at ... June 17, 2008 PIKETON, Ohio-- A native Ohio tree, once farmed by American Indians on large ... Piketon are teaming up with the Ohio Pawpaw Growers Association to help establish a pawpaw industry in ...

  5. Compost Helps Control Turfgrass Fungus

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/compost-helps-control-turfgrass-fungus

    severity of leaf rust, a fungal disease that attacks perennial ryegrass. Ohio State University plant ... April 2, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Incorporating compost into soils when lawns are seeded reduces the ... Ohio. Leaf rust, caused by a pathogen of the Puccinia species, is recognized by a yellowing of turf ...

  6. Avoiding Fatigue Can Prevent Injuries on the Farm

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/avoiding-fatigue-can-prevent-injuries-farm

    State University Extension ag safety educator and Ohio AgrAbility Program coordinator. "Non-stop ... April 26, 2010 COLUMBUS, Ohio –There are a number of factors that determine the length of farm ... fatigue aside to get the job done. But that's when injuries can sneak in, says Kent McGuire, an Ohio ...

  7. Precision Agriculture Not Just for Conventional Farming

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/precision-agriculture-not-just-conventional-farming

    and soybeans, are being used to improve production of high value commodity crops. Ohio State ... Positioning System) to create yield maps that document field yield variability. Reza Ehsani, an Ohio State ... pollock.58@osu.edu. COLUMBUS, Ohio- Precision agriculture techniques, generally applied to field crops such as corn ...

  8. Get Ready to Plant Corn

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/get-ready-plant-corn

    says an Ohio State University Extension agronomist.   "Follow proven production practices," ... March 30, 2009 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- To put corn on the right track this growing season, focus on ... said Peter Thomison, who also holds an appointment with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development ...

  9. Delay Fall Alfalfa Cuttings to Replenish Supplies Next Spring

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/delay-fall-alfalfa-cuttings-replenish-supplies-next-spring

      Mark Sulc, an Ohio State University Extension forage specialist, said that a late fall harvest is ... October 24, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio producers planning to harvest alfalfa this fall should make ... next spring," said Sulc, who also holds an Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center ...

  10. Fall Soil Compaction Could Spell Spring Planting Problems

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fall-soil-compaction-could-spell-spring-planting-problems

    Ohio State University Extension agricultural engineer, said that heavy farm equipment, such as ... spring planting, but it also affects plant performance and impacts yields. Sixteen years of Ohio State ... October 30, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- As Ohio farmers harvest their corn and soybeans during what is ...

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