OSU Extension to Host Land Use Conference
August 21, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- From planning and zoning to eminent domain, Ohio State University Extension will take a look at where Ohio is heading in its land use policies through an Ohio Land Use Conference, taking place Sept. 14. The event will be h ...
Master Gardener Coordinator, Heritage Gardens Teach Ohio's History
August 22, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension's statewide Master Gardener volunteer coordinator has been appointed president of the Friends of the Ohio Governor's Residence and Heritage Garden. Pam Bennett, OSU Extension horti ...
Precision Agriculture, From Old to New, at Farm Science Review
August 23, 2007 LONDON, Ohio-- Precision agriculture technology, from familiar to new equipment, will be displayed and demonstrated at this year's Farm Science Review. Matt Darr, an Ohio State University agricultural engineer and precision agricultur ...
Learn More About Ag Law Policies at Farm Science Review
August 27, 2007 LONDON, Ohio-- The cases, codes and regulations of agriculture law can be confusing and easily misunderstood. Ohio State University's Farm Science Review will be the place where the complexities of zoning, nuisance laws and liability ...
Rain Gardens Beautify, While Protecting the Environment
August 27, 2007 LONDON, Ohio-- Gardens do more than beautify an area, instill a love for plants, and provide food and shelter for wildlife. They can also be a source of environmental conservation. All it takes is a simple change in design and a slight ame ...
OSU Extension to Host SARE Grant Workshop
August 27, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension will be hosting a Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) application workshop for individuals interested in applying for the 2007 North Central Region Farmer and Rancher Grant ...
New Extension Tool Helping Farmers Save on Fertilizer
August 29, 2007 WOOSTER, Ohio-- A new economic tool, developed by Ohio State University Extension, is changing the way corn farmers manage their fertilizer inputs-- and helping them save money in the process. Known as a nitrogen rate calculator, the free ...
Researchers Looking for Flood-Tolerant Soybeans
August 30, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Little can be done to prevent soybean injury due to flooding, but the future is bright for farmers to grow varieties tolerant to the effects of standing water. Ohio State University researchers, collaborating with the Univ ...
Save on Fuel Costs with Natural-Air Grain Drying
August 30, 2007 LONDON, Ohio-- A decades-old grain-drying technique is getting a renewed push in the face of today's higher energy costs. Ohio State University agricultural engineers are reacquainting farmers with natural-air grain drying-- a low-ene ...
OSU Extension to Host an Organic Poultry Program
September 11, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension will be hosting an organic poultry production program via videoconference on Sept. 20 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The program is part of a five-part series for the Tri-State Organic IP Video ...