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 ...
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. ...
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 ...
Center for Foodborne Illness Research and Prevention Inaugural Event- Translating Science Into Policy and Practice: What are the food safety priorities?
Celebrating the new CFAES Center for Foodborne Illness Research and Prevention. A panel of food safety experts will explore the most crucial food safety issues facing the nation and world. Free, but register here: go.osu.edu/BdpB. Additionally, Ohio Stat ...
Environmental Professionals Network Breakfast Program
Speakers will explore how wildlife conservation agencies, nonprofits, and enthusiasts can build an effective and inclusive coalition to address future funding gaps. Additional information on speakers at go.osu.edu/BdpX. Registration is $22 and includes b ...