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  1. The Edible Garden Display: Success!

    https://franklin.osu.edu/news/edible-garden-display-success

    In February, our Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteers expanded their educational outreach ... with The Edible Garden display at The Columbus Dispatch Home and Garden Show. The Edible Garden ... hands-on display allowed visitors of the Home and Garden Show to learn from our trained Master Gardener ...

  2. Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens Open House Celebration

    https://franklin.osu.edu/events/chadwick-arboretum-learning-gardens-open-house-celebration

    opportunities. Chadwick Arboretum Staff and Volunteers as well as Franklin County Master Gardeners will be available to ... answer questions. Tours include: research lake, energy-efficient enCORE solar house, pollinator garden ...

  3. October Newsletter

    https://franklin.osu.edu/news/october-newsletter

    and Garden Problem-Solving. More than 860 individuals interested in urban agriculture and small farm ... workshops, to hosting an 8-site urban agriculture bus tour, the Franklin County Extension team continues to ... environment. To date, participants have learned about soils, plant science, and urban agriculture development ...

  4. Profile of Organic Corn Growers in a Four-State Region

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-27/profile-organic-corn-growers-four-state-region

    a comparatively small portion of overall agricultural production, organic corn acreage in the U.S. increased by ... yielding a margin of error of 2%. For full survey results, read our technical reports at ... Available online: https://www.ers.usda.gov/topics/natural-resources-environment/organic-agriculture/ 2. ...

  5. Home Canning Basics

    https://cuyahoga.osu.edu/events/home-canning-basics

    Learn how to safely can and preserve food from your garden. This class is free and open to the ...

  6. Assessing The Risk of Frost Injury to Late Planted Corn

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-27/assessing-risk-frost-injury-late-planted-corn

    to the National Agricultural Statistics Service, as of August 18, 37 percent of Ohio’s corn acreage ... seem to be a consistent north/south relationship. Therefore, growers can use the results summarized in ... based on 30-year historical normals reported by the Ohio Agricultural Statistics Service. The GDD ...

  7. Year-Round Youth Garden to Address Food Insecurity Farm Tour

    https://franklin.osu.edu/events/year-round-youth-garden-address-food-insecurity-farm-tour

    The Columbus Urban Farm Tour Series is a joint project sponsored by the Franklin County Office of ... Ohio State University Extension, and the Columbus Urban Farmers Network. The goal of the Columbus Urban ... Farm Tour Series tours is to demonstrate to the general public the many benefits of urban farms in ...

  8. Summer Garden Walk

    https://franklin.osu.edu/events/summer-garden-walk-1

    Come join us for a garden walk to discuss soil health, common problems with weeds, pests and ... disease, varietal selection, crop rotation and how to get the most from your garden this season. This event ...

  9. Estimating Yield Losses in Stressed Corn Fields

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-26/estimating-yield-losses-stressed-corn-fields

    Agricultural Engineering Department at the University of Illinois. The principle advantage to this method is ... normal rainfall occurs during grain fill (resulting in low kernel weights), the yield component method ... will OVERESTIMATE yields. In a year with good grain fill conditions (resulting in high kernel weights), ...

  10. Our Largest Master Gardener Class Ever!

    https://franklin.osu.edu/news/our-largest-master-gardener-class-ever

    Franklin County’s largest ever Master Gardener Volunteer (MGV) class recently completed the ten ... County. The class will formally graduate and become full-fledged Master Gardener Volunteers at the end of ... in Ohio, with 247 volunteers.  In 2017, Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteers performed 14,429 ...

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