Learn About Ag Enterprises at Small Farm College
January 15, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension is offering a nine-week short course for new landowners, and those individuals looking for information on launching agricultural and horticultural enterprises. The Small Farm College will b ...
Using Manure as Fertilizer? Learn More at the Manure Expo July 9
January 28, 2008 By Candace Pollock (614) 292-3799 firstname.lastname@example.org Source: Tami Combs (614) 292-6625 email@example.com LONDON, Ohio-- Manure application may be an option for growers looking for alternatives to high-priced commercial fertilizers, ...
Ventilation Trailer Helps Manage Livestock Environment
January 28, 2008 By Candace Pollock (614) 292-3799 firstname.lastname@example.org Source: Glen Arnold (419) 523-6294 email@example.com COLUMBUS, Ohio-- A new tool is now available to Ohio pork producers to help them better manage the environment in their li ...
Learn About Sheep/Goat Management with OSU Extension Programs
January 30, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension is offering a series of outreach programs this winter targeted to sheep and goat producers, designed to provide information in areas of production, management and marketing. The district wo ...
Want to Save on Fertilizer? Run a Soil Test
January 30, 2008 ADA, Ohio-- With fertilizer prices continuing their upward trend, a soil test is the best tool available to farmers that can help them manage their crops while leaving more money in their pockets. According to a U.S. Department of Agricul ...
OSU Extension Programs Target Livestock Forage Management
February 1, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Last year's forage shortages, coupled with low inventories and continued elevated feed grain prices, are changing the way Ohio livestock producers manage production. Ohio State University Extension is offering severa ...
OSU Extension Offering Beginning Beekeeping Workshop
February 6, 2008 PIKETON, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension will offer a beginning beekeeping workshop for those interested in a beekeeping operation and to discuss the state of bee populations. The event will take place on Feb. 21 at 6 p.m. at OSU S ...
OSU Extension Offers Cheese-Making Workshop
February 7, 2008 JEFFERSON, Ohio-- Ohio dairy, sheep and goat producers interested in boosting profits can learn about the cheese-making business through an Ohio State University Extension workshop. "Hands-on Basic Cheese Making" will take place ...
OSU Extension Holds First Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist Conference
February 7, 2008 BUTLER, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension will be offering its first Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist conference to meet recertification requirements of program members and create interest among new participants so they can become ...
On-Farm Savings Not Hard to Come By, If You Know Where to Look
February 18, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Farmers don't have to wait for "green" technologies or other advanced energy conservation techniques to conserve fuel and save money on their farm. Randall Reeder, an Ohio State University Extension agricu ...