No Trick to Choosing Transgenic Corn Hybrids
November 13, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Transgenic corn hybrids may differ in performance from non-genetically modified varieties in response to various insect pests, but the same recommendations apply when selecting hybrids for planting. Peter Thomison, an Oh ...
Tax Workshop Addresses Agricultural Issues
November 15, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Tax practitioners with an interest in farm income taxes will have an opportunity to attend a one-day farm tax workshop on Dec. 17. The Agricultural Tax Issues Workshop will supplement the 2007 National Income Tax Workboo ...
Ohio Negative for Soybean Rust Following Positive ID in Canada
November 19, 2007 WOOSTER, Ohio-- As the 2007 soybean production season comes to a close, Ohio and Michigan remain the only major soybean-producing states east of the Mississippi River to be free from soybean rust. Despite the latest news that soybean rus ...
OSU Extension to Hold Central Ohio Agronomy Day
November 26, 2007 NEWARK, Ohio-- Growing organic matter, managing foliar fungicides, enhancing soybean traits, and farming with precision technology are just some of the topics being covered during the Central Ohio Agronomy Day on Dec. 18. The Ohio State ...
Learn the Value of Cover Crops at the Ohio No-Till Conference
November 29, 2007 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Growers interested in cover crops can learn more about their value in crop production systems during the Ohio No-Till Conference on Dec. 4. Robert Mullen, an Ohio State University Extension soil fertility specialist, will ...
OSU Nursery Short Course/CENTS Highlights Ohio Green Industry
December 3, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- The rich tradition of green industry educational opportunities and trade show exhibits returns to the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio, in January. The 79th Ohio State University Extension Nursery Shor ...
OSU Extension Program Focuses on Farm Management
December 5, 2007 WILMINGTON, Ohio-- The ins and outs of farm management, finances, and markets will be covered during an Ohio State University Extension program being held in January and February 2008. The Professional Marketer Program consists of three t ...
Transgenic Hybrids More Prominent in Corn Performance Trials
December 10, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Transgenic corn hybrids are becoming more prominent in Ohio State University Corn Performance Trials. Of the 237 entries evaluated in this year's trials, 84 percent carried transgenic traits. That's 25 percent ...
Pre-Show Workshops Part of Nursery Short Course/CENTS Agenda
December 11, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ornamental weed control, insect and mite pest diagnostics and new production technologies are just some of the topics being covered in pre-show workshops at the 79th Ohio State University Nursery Short Course and Central ...
Several Nursery Short Course Sessions Offered in Spanish
December 19, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension will be offering numerous green industry sessions in Spanish during the 79th OSU Extension Nursery Short Course to cater to businesses with an Hispanic labor force. The OSU Nursery Short C ...