Just a few years ago, Emily Mullen’s family was faced with a difficult decision. It was time to sell the dairy herd or make a hefty financial investment into their almost 125-year-old farm. Armed with real-world experience, an associate degree in dairy sc ...
Farm profit and success are goals of new institute
Working on balance sheets and other financial statements might not be the most exciting task for most farmers, but it is crucial to agricultural business success. Another thing that Ohio farmers might soon find indispensable is the new Farm Financial Mana ...
Using nanobubbles to kill harmful algal blooms
CFAES researchers are testing a new method to kill harmful algal blooms—using ozone nanobubbles. The results from recent trials at Lake Sylvan in South Vienna, Ohio, and at Grand Lake St. Marys in St. Marys, Ohio—both of which have a history of severe alg ...
CFAES Impact: May/June 2023
Ohio Cover Crops
Using information gathered by the Midwest Cover Crops Council, we compiled twenty-three fact sheets that were recently posted on Ohioline, providing information on Ohio cover crops. These fact sheets provide information on how to identify, plant, and term ...
Wood Destroying Insect Inspection- Online Webinar- July 19, 2023
Wood-Destroying Insect Inspection Training (for Category 12) Wednesday, July 19, 2023 This program is an online webinar and will meet the mandatory training for licensing in the Wood-Destroying Insect Inspection (Category 12) as required under the Ohio re ...
COSI Community Event: We Grow Scientists
We Grow Scientists! COSI COMMUNITY EVENT | May 3rd, 2023, from 3-7 PM The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) will host the inaugural “We Grow Scientists” event on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, from 3:00-7:0 ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming language such as pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to ...
Practicing Bystander Intervention Strategies
All too often we witness subtle comments or behaviors rooted in bias that cause harm to others, sometimes unintentionally and frequently directed toward people from marginalized social identity groups. Have you ever witnessed a bias incident such as a mic ...
Introduction to Microaggressions: Small Actions that Have a Big Impact
Microaggressions are common, often subtle expressions of bias, many times initiated unintentionally and unconsciously that can have serious impacts on recipients including shortening life expectancy. In this 90-minute workshop, participants will learn abo ...