Organic Mulches May Restore Fertility of Degraded Soils
soils in urban areas. Ohio State University researchers are studying the effects of composed yard ... with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC). "Subsoil is virtually devoid ... of organic matter and nutrients, which makes landscaping and gardening nearly impossible without ...
New Ohio Master Gardener Coordinator Appointed
Master Gardener coordinator position was dissolved due to lack of funds, it's now been given new ... appointed the new statewide Master Gardener Volunteer coordinator. The part-time position will be effective ... I'm going to have a lot of fun working with the Master Gardeners," said Bennett. "They are ...
Back with a Bang: ‘Baiwoop’ Art Fest Is Saturday (7/30) in Secrest
July 28, 2011 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Secrest Arboretum in Wooster, less than a year removed from ... Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, the arboretum’s home-- for more than a year. He’s ... a 2006 landscape contracting and construction alumnus of the Agricultural Technical Institute in ...
Helping Hands Can Beautify Secrest Arboretum
Agricultural Research and Development Center campus in Wooster. A meeting for interested parties will be held ... May 31, 2001 WOOSTER, Ohio- Garden lovers looking to exercise their plant care and landscape ... rose garden. The meeting will cover a tour of Secrest and the various activities volunteers can ...
A Gardener's Delight: Gateway Garden Jubilee is Aug. 6 in Springfield
information-packed, fun-filled day for gardening enthusiasts of all ages. Ohio State University Extension and the Master ... Gardeners of Clark County will hold their annual Gateway Garden Jubilee, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in Springfield. ... The free event is a "must-see" family event for gardeners and those who enjoy beauty and ...
OSU Nursery Short Course/CENTS Set for Jan. 23-26
green industry topics including rain gardens, landscape design, perennials, invasive plants, landscape ... architecture, pruning trees, tree root development, garden center marketing and merchandising, green roofs, ... Landscape Association, and Ohio State University Extension's Nursery, Landscape and Turf Team. The ...
Plant-Associated Bacteria Can Improve Crop Health in Acidic Soils
pH," said Brian McSpadden Gardener, an Ohio State University plant pathologist with the Ohio ... Agricultural Research and Development Center and principal investigator of the project. "The discovery ... McSpadden Gardener and his colleagues were surprised to find remarkable differences in plant growth in ...
Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Big Z's (for the Week of July 26, 2009)
named Bernard Lavery grew it in 1990. Also very big is a 59-pounder that a gardener named John Evans ... usually. Squash me — wait, don't, Twig P.S. Mostly zucchinis weigh less than a pound and look like ... your garden, you might have so many right now that they're knocking on your back door to ask you ...
How Birds Help Our Gardens: Ohio Classic Available for Preorder
abundance nearly 100 years ago. It should interest both birdwatchers and farmers and gardeners, especially ... May 13, 2009 WOOSTER, Ohio Red Bird, Green Bird: How Birds Help Us Grow Healthy Gardens ... Harry is available for preorder from the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC). It ...
BEEF QUALITY ASSURANCE
maintained in a manner which will result in a safe and wholesome beef product for the consumer. The Ohio BQA ... Beef Team schedule of events: http://u.osu.edu/beefteam/events-programs/ Beef Quality Assurance ...