Have your hay, and eat it, too
COLUMBUS, Ohio—Farmers across Ohio are feeling the brunt of last spring’s unprecedented rainfall. Finding hay that is both affordable and sufficiently nutritious has been one roadblock this year for farmers. And something even more alarming than rising ha ...
Coffee with the Master Gardeners: Creating Holiday Centerpieces
The Miami County Master Gardener Volunteers will present “Holiday Centerpieces” at the next session in the Coffee with the Master Gardeners series on December 6 at 10 a.m. The session will be taught by a group of Miami County Master Gardeners and will inc ...
Livestock Mortality Composting
Poultry, dairy, swine, beef cattle, and other livestock producers wanting to learn economically and environmentally beneficial ways to handle the death of their animals can earn livestock mortality composting certification through a course offered by CFAE ...
Guided Bird Walk
Led by members of Greater Mohican Audubon Society. Open to birdwatchers of all experience levels. Free admission. Details: go.osu.edu/Bd99. ...
Chow Line: Growing Giant Pumpkins
I took my 8-year-old to a pumpkin show over the weekend and we saw giant, near record-sized pumpkins on display. Now my son wants to grow giant pumpkins like that in our backyard. Is that possible? Well, with the right seed, using the proper growing techn ...
Ohio State ATI Flower Shop and Greenhouse Holiday Sale
Annual sale featuring poinsettias in many sizes, types, and colors, including unusual poinsettia trees, all grown by Ohio State ATI greenhouse management students; potted plants grown by Greenhouse Club students; and holiday designs created by floral desi ...
Pi Alpha Xi Poinsettia Sale
Annual sale benefitting the CFAES chapter of Pi Alpha Xi, the national honor society for horticulture students. Details: facebook.com/PAXOSU, firstname.lastname@example.org. ...
A Day in the Woods "Identifying Trees in Winter"
Participants will learn tips on identifying trees based on their bark, buds, twigs, nuts, and shape; will explore the forest’s Moonville Tunnel area; and, by visiting habitats ranging from wetlands to dry ridges, will discover the diversity of Ohio’s Appa ...
Converging on Wicked Systems Problems
Presentation and panel discussion hosted by Cathann A. Kress, Ohio State vice president for agricultural administration and CFAES dean, in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources. The program, featuring speakers fro ...
Farm Transition Workshop
Is your farm ready for the next generation? Learn the legalities and technical pieces of a smooth and efficient transition. Cost: $25 per person includes lunch, a succession planning binder, materials, and handouts. Register at 330-533-5538, or learn more ...