Ohio's Wheat Facing Low Head Scab Risk
May 26, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio – Ohio's wheat is so far facing a low risk of head scab, a serious disease that can impact yields and potentially produce contaminants that are harmful to humans and animals. Pierce Paul, an Ohio State University plant path ...
4-H Holds Ohio's First Multiple-Handicapped Camp
June 13, 2006 JACKSON, Ohio-- For hundreds of children across Ohio, 4-H camps are an escape from thoughts of school and household chores-- a time to enjoy the outdoors and make new friends while learning life skills in a fun-filled environment. Being a ty ...
Management Strategies Focus of CCA Event at Farm Science Review
June 26, 2006 LONDON, Ohio-- Managing pesky weeds, understanding nitrogen rates, improving soybean management and effectively applying manure will be the topics of interest at the Certified Crop Advisor (CCA) College being held at Ohio State University ...
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 ...