Agroecology focuses on understanding and applying ecological principles in crop production to integrate natural biological cycles and controls, make efficient use of resources, enhance environmental quality, and increase biodiversity. Please note that Ag ...
Agronomy is the application of biological, chemical and physical principles to crops and cropping systems to increase their efficiency in converting light and supplemental resources into food, feed and fiber products. You’ll learn to effectively regulate ...
Horticulture is the application of scientific principles to grow vegetables, fruits, ornamental plants, and landscape design, as well as business principles to sell the commodities. You’ll learn basic characteristics of a wide variety of plants; includin ...
Plant Biosciences is a broad study of plant biology including plant form and function, diversity, reproduction, evolution, and uses of plants. Please note that Plant Biosciences is a specialization of our Sustainable Plant Systems (SPS) major. In Sustain ...
Turfgrass Science at OSU
The Ohio State University (OSU) is proud to offer a Turfgrass Science program. Turfgrass science (sometimes referred to as turfgrass management) is an integrated program that studies the grasses used to enhance our environment. Turf reduces glare, noise ...
An Ode to Spring Semester 2023
Time sure flies when you're having fun! We wanted to slow down for a second and share just a few highlights from our department this past spring... ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 12
Artificial Intelligence – What Is it and How to Use It
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Milk Price Modernization Proposals
Jason Hartschuh, Field Specialist, Dairy Management and Precision Livestock, Ohio State University Extension Over the past year, there has been a lot of discussion about how to modernize milk prices through the Federal Order system to recognize industry c ...
Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices
April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University Milk Prices In the March issue, the Class III milk future for April was $19.63/cwt and May was $18.64/cwt. Class III milk closing price for April was $1 ...