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  1. What's the Deal with Composting? Here's the Breakdown

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/whats-deal-composting-heres-breakdown

    The Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (S.A.R.E.) publication “Building Soils for Better ... and then it turns to soil, right? Wrong! This synopsis of composting just barely scrapes the surface ... of people began to transition from “hunters and gatherers” to agriculturally based societies. During ...

  2. Do's and Dont's for Getting Your Yard and Garden Ready for Winter

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/dos-and-donts-getting-your-yard-and-garden-ready-winter

    branches. You may also find interest in working the soil in your flower beds and gardens before the ground ... outside. For those who spent a lot of time working around the yard and garden this summer, and many maybe ... excess soil. Spread the bulbs/corms out on some newspaper in a well-ventilated area for a week or so to ...

  3. CD Wire- November 30, 2020

    https://comdev.osu.edu/cd-wire/2020-11-30

    focused on urban community gardeners (JOE article). A 2012 study examined the behaviors of households ... aquaculture Extension educator, Nicole will serve as the program’s aquaculture lead, connecting researchers, ... a teaching and research position at Texas A&M in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, where he ...

  4. Grazing Crop Residue

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/grazing-crop-residue

    field is a more readily available form of nutrients for next year’s crop. While healthy soil contains ... residue will help to protect the soil over the winter until crops are established next spring. Thinking ... the safest option that promotes the best return to soil health, weed control, and field readiness in ...

  5. Field Management Post Harvest… What Now?

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/field-management-post-harvest%E2%80%A6-what-now

    residue, in the spring while planting include attaining good seed-soil contact or disease issues due to ... as inoculum for diseases and slow soils from warming up and drying out in the spring. Sanitation of ... hand, it can act as a mulch that lessens the impact of rain falling on the soil, lessen the amount of ...

  6. CD Wire- November 16, 2020

    https://comdev.osu.edu/cd-wire/2020-11-16

    than within urban areas. Building on work conducted by the Rural and Minority Health Research Center, ... for speaker information. Learn more about balanced land use – making connections across agriculture ... , economic development, open space, housing, and urban development. This is your opportunity to hear ...

  7. Soil and Water team publishes numerous manuscripts, applies for more grant funds

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/fall-2020/soil-and-water-team-publishes-numerous-manuscripts-applies-for-more-grant-funds

    By Dr. Mohammad (Arif) Rahman SWBR Scientist Soil, Water, and Bioenergy team members at The Ohio ... classical papers dealt with the assessment of heavy metals pollution of soil-water-vegetative ecosystems ... associated with artisanal gold mining, and was published in Soil and Sediment Contamination. This paper ...

  8. Thousands take part in virtual teaching on climate-smart agricultural renaissance and global food security

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/fall-2020/thousands-take-part-in-virtual-teaching-climate-smart-agricultural-renaissance

    By Dr. Rafiq Islam SWBR Program Leader Rafiq Islam, Program leader of the Soil, Water, and ... keynote PowerPoint presentation entitled “Climate-Smart Agricultural Renaissance and Global Food ... Security.” In his presentation, he spoke about conventional agricultural practices, population growth, ...

  9. Forming a more Diverse Cooperative History

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/fall-2020/forming-more-diverse-cooperative-history

    located in urban areas. From credit unions to agriculture and food co-ops, there were Latinx cooperatives ... Born and raised on a fifth-generation family farm in Ross County, Appalachian agriculture deeply ... impacted his personal and professional life. In college, his passion for agriculture and history joined. In ...

  10. Innovative Engagement + Active Collaboration: Small Fruits

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/fall-2020/innovative-engagement-active-collaboration-small-fruits

    like all of you, do miss the interactions with growers, gardeners, colleagues, and friends. OSU Master ... Gardener State Conference was offered online too. I gave a presentation on raspberry production in the home ... gardens. Master Gardener volunteers have a special place in my heart; they are very eager to learn and ...

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