Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 6
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Figure 1: Daily average air temperature (dashed red), two-inch (green) and four-inch (blue) soil temperatures for spring 2023. Soil type and location of measurements (under sod or bare soil) are provided in the lower right c ...
Changes Ahead with Potential El Niño
After a dry late summer and autumn of 2022, winter turned wetter to offset that dry period. However, in April 2023, we turned a bit drier again. The main thing we need to monitor closely now is a rapidly developing event in the eastern equatorial Pacific ...
FST Special Edition Newsletter – 2023 Spring Graduation
Once again, graduating FST students have been given an opportunity to share with us some of their favorite memories of their time at Ohio State in this special edition newsletter. Many also took the opportunity to give a shoutout to those that supported t ...
Support Ohio 4-H’ers at Celebration of Youth
Celebration of Youth is only a few months away! ...
Ohio Teens Attend National 4-H Conference
Since 1927, 4-H’ers have been traveling to Washington, D.C., to participate in National 4-H Conference, the ultimate civic engagement opportunity for 4-H members. ...
Ohio 4-H Lays the Foundation for a Career in Research
Melanie Nicol knew she liked science from a young age. ...
Interested in Soil Health? Learn together with OSU Extension
Improving soil health (SH) can provide a variety of benefits including improved water infiltration, increased water holding capacity, and increased nutrient availability. However, it can be challenging to quantify these benefits in the field. With funding ...
Forage Maturity Across Ohio
Warm weather this spring especially over the last couple of weeks has rapidly progressed forage maturity. Harvesting forages at the proper time for the livestock you are feeding is critical to farm profitability. Poor quality forages must be supplemented ...
Pickaway County Master Gardener Plant Sale
Pickaway County Master Gardener Volunteers Annual Plant Sale Date: Saturday, May 20, 2023 Time: 9:00am- 1:00pm Location: Pickaway County Library- 1160 North Court Street, Circleville, Ohio 43113 Available: Annuals, Perennials, Native Plants, Vegetables, a ...
Faces of Ohio 4-H — Stacey Russell
Each month, we highlight an Ohio 4-H alumnus with amazing stories to share—from their personal experience in 4-H to how they have given back to the program. ...