Ohio State Soil Scientist Receives Prestigious Award
July 14, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- A world-renowned Ohio State University soil scientist has received a prestigious World Congress of Soil Science award, an honor bestowed upon recipients once every four years in conjunction with the World Congress of Soil Sc ...
Precision Agriculture Technology Leads FSR Field Demos
August 2, 2006 LONDON, Ohio-- Precision agriculture technology will be the highlight of field demonstrations during Farm Science Review, Sept. 19-21 at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center in London, Ohio. Visitors to Farm Science Review will have the oppo ...
44th FSR Dedicated to Molly Caren
August 15, 2006 LONDON, Ohio-- This year's 44th annual Farm Science Review will be dedicated to the late Molly Brown Caren Fisher, who donated her family's 1812 Madison County farm to Ohio State University-- land which is now the Molly Caren Agr ...
Wheat Crop Exceeds 2005 Production
August 24, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Despite a rocky season of localized drought problems, nutrient deficiencies and disease development, Ohio's wheat crop yielded a pleasing average of 68 bushels per acre, just three bushels shy of last year's produ ...
Learn to Minimize Spray Drift at Farm Science Review
September 1, 2006 LONDON, Ohio-- Spray drift may be the No. 1 concern of pesticide applicators, but there are ways to minimize the problem. And visitors to Ohio State University's Farm Science Review can check out the latest in techniques and equipme ...
When Planting Wheat, Don't Put Eggs in One Basket
September 5, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Growers making wheat planting preparations for next season should spread their choices over varieties that provide good yields, disease resistance, stalk quality and winter hardiness rather than relying only on achieving ...
Prepare Wheat Planting with Fall Herbicide Applications
September 6, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio growers preparing for no-tillage winter wheat planting should consider a burndown application of glyphosate to effectively control dandelion and winter annual grasses. Jeff Stachler, an Ohio State University Extensi ...
Planting Wheat on Wheat Increases Disease Pressure
September 6, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Ohio growers should avoid planting a new wheat crop into the previous season's wheat residue, despite the possibility of later-than-normal planting due to lagging development of the soybean crop in some locations. Pi ...
Media Advisory: Call Before You Cut Campaign at FSR
September 6, 2006 LONDON, Ohio---- A campaign which originated in southeastern Ohio to educate woodland owners on how to properly manage their forest resources while improving their financial return is going statewide. Media are invited to attend a specia ...
Another Farm Science Review, Another Success
September 26, 2006 LONDON, Ohio-- With near-perfect weather, close to 600 exhibitors and a successful collaboration between Ohio State and Purdue universities, Farm Science Review saw attendance increase 8.5 percent over last year to nearly 130,000 visito ...