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  1. Small Farm Conference March 13-14 Offers Expansion Options for Farmers

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/small-farm-conference-march-13-14-offers-expansion-options-farmers

    in recent years according to 2012 Agriculture Census data, small farm operators with specialized ... particularly among farmers who are new to agriculture. “Whether they are small farmers wanting to make their ... farms work better or landowners who are new to agriculture and are looking for ways to utilize acreage,” ...

  2. Seeking the Stink Bug's Natural Enemies

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/seeking-stink-bugs-natural-enemies

    done on stink bugs through Ohio State’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. ... species of wasp would be great to have,” Welty said.  “The stink bug is a terrible pest in agricultural ...

  3. Ohio State Seeks Participants for Ohio Farm Custom Work Rate Survey

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/ohio-state-seeks-participants-ohio-farm-custom-work-rate-survey

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Agricultural economists from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental ... decision tools, and data and statistics, for those working in agriculture across the state of Ohio and ...

  4. OSU Agriculture Safety and Health Professionals Offer Grain Handling Safety Tips

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/osu-agriculture-safety-and-health-professionals-offer-grain-handling-safety-tips

    McGuire, agriculture safety and health coordinator for Ohio State University Extension. OSU Extension is ... the outreach arm of the College Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State ... Agricultural Safety and Health program works to provide grain safety awareness to growers. It also offers grain ...

  5. OSU Dairy Economist: Milk Prices, Global Export Demand and New Margin Protection Program Will Be Topics to Watch in 2015

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/osu-dairy-economist-milk-prices-global-export-demand-and-new-margin-protection-program-will-be

    and policy specialist with Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental ... billion pounds, said Cameron Thraen, associate professor in the college’s Department of Agricultural ... the U.S. Agricultural Act of 2014, better known as the farm bill, and the new voluntary Dairy Margin ...

  6. Precision Agriculture Webinar offered Jan. 20

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/precision-agriculture-webinar-offered-jan-20

    task, a webinar on precision agriculture will be offered live by agronomic experts with Ohio State ... University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Jan. 20 at 10 a.m. The free event will ... feature “Using Precision Agriculture to Make Informed Decisions,” presented by John Fulton, an OSU ...

  7. Registration Open, Scholarships Available for Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/registration-open-scholarships-available-forestry-and-wildlife-conservation-camp

    State’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. More than 30 natural resource professionals, ...

  8. Green Fair to Host Renewable Energy Workshop

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/green-fair-host-renewable-energy-workshop

    during Earth Week, at the  Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center. The workshop is a “chance ... Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering. Michel is an associate professor in that  ... Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. The center is about 60 miles south of Cleveland and 95 miles northeast ...

  9. Ohio Pumpkin Crop Down This Year; Expect Smaller Pumpkins

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/ohio-pumpkin-crop-down-year-expect-smaller-pumpkins

    the fruits are smaller than usual, according to experts with the College of Food, Agricultural, and ... conducts research on pumpkin varieties as well as on pest and disease control at the Western Agricultural ... Research Station located in South Charleston, Clark County. The station is part of the Ohio Agricultural ...

  10. Statewide Farm to School Conference March 5 Offers Opportunities to Grow Successful Programs

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/statewide-farm-school-conference-march-5-offers-opportunities-grow-successful-programs

    food, health, nutrition and agriculture, as well as create economic opportunities for growers, said ... Ohio State’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. The conference is expected to ... Agriculture school food programs and procurement processes, including how schools plan their meals and make ...

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