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  1. Ohio Bees and the Seasons

    https://muskingum.osu.edu/events/ohio-bees-and-seasons

    (also known as nature’s calendar).  Join the Muskingum County Master Gardener Volunteers to dream of ... enthusiastic speaker.   Free and open to the public, appropriate for gardeners and nature lovers at any level ...

  2. OSU Extension Survey Sheds Light on Green Industry Labor Force

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-survey-sheds-light-green-industry-labor-force

    work experience, legal status, education level and salary-- widely available for agriculture-- had not ... Mathers, who holds a partial research appointment with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development ... available." According to the results of the survey, 70 percent of the industry's labor force is ...

  3. OSU Sustainable Ag Tour offers up-close look at alternative production systems

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-sustainable-ag-tour-offers-close-look-alternative-production-systems

    May 23, 2012 Ohio State University’s Sustainable Agriculture Team will host four tours this summer ... on urban agriculture, agritourism, farming research and farmers markets, as part of the 2012 Ohio ... Agriculture Team. Organic and ecological farms are the focus of the tour, he said, noting that the main goal ...

  4. Chadwick Arboretum Celebrates Arbor Day

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chadwick-arboretum-celebrates-arbor-day

    Learning Gardens to honor the unwavering dedication of one of Ohio State's employees during a recent ... Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens outreach and development coordinator. Maynard has planted over ... career." Over 100 Columbus residents, Master Gardener volunteers and university faculty, staff and students ...

  5. Ohio State University Extension to Host Garden Design Workshop

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-university-extension-host-garden-design-workshop

    garden enthusiasts seeking to sharpen their garden designing skills have the opportunity to attend ... a daylong interactive workshop on basic design. Designing the Small Space Garden will be held Feb. 18 from ... 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Bowling Green Parks and Recreation Simpson Garden Park in Bowling Green, Ohio. The ...

  6. Ohio State Plant Trials Bring Out the Best in Annuals

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-plant-trials-bring-out-best-annuals

    are recommended to the green industry. "The results are important to growers and garden centers ... that live only one season. "With today's lifestyle, gardeners want things that look good and ... get," said Bennett, noting the uniqueness of the trials. The result is a list of worthy cultivars that ...

  7. Good Agricultural Practices

    https://producesafety.osu.edu/good-agricultural-practices

    Agriculture Practices Program The National GAPs Program was established in 1999 and based at Cornell ... has created many educational materials to help implement good agricultural practices on the farm. ... and 2) Improved market access opportunities. Good Agriculture Practices (GAPs) Program at Ohio State ...

  8. BYGL: A Gardener's Best Friend

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/bygl-gardeners-best-friend

    April 13, 2012 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- It's April, and that means the Buckeye Yard and Garden Line ... Fischnich at fischnich.1@cfaes.osu.edu. Curtis Young, agriculture and natural resources educator for OSU ... morning by about a dozen contributors to discuss current issues in gardening and landscape horticulture. ...

  9. Symposium in April to Explore Carbon Sequestration in Urban Green Spaces

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/symposium-april-explore-carbon-sequestration-urban-green-spaces

    March 8, 2010 COLUMBUS, Ohio – Americans covet urban green spaces. We manicure golf courses, tend ... lawns, work the soil for home gardens, create landscaping masterpieces, and turn parks into playgrounds. ... groundwork for terrestrial carbon sequestration in urban ecosystems. "Carbon Sequestration in Urban ...

  10. Hydroponic GAPs Training

    https://producesafety.osu.edu/events/hydroponic-gaps-training

    This is a 3-hour educational course that covers good agricultural practices or GAPs for hydroponic ... GAPs certified.  The event is hosted by The OSU Fruit and Vegetable Safety Team, CropKing Inc. and the ... Ohio Controlled Environment Agriculture Center.  The instructors for this class are Drs. Sanja Ilic and ...

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