Food Safety with HCS' Lindsey Hoover
Food safety training continues for fruit, vegetable farmers By Martha Filipic | Posted on 7/17/2014 GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – An Aug. 13 session will mark the end of the season's trainings for on-farm fruit and vegetable microbial safety, but organizers are ...
Legal issues with Palmer amaranth cropping up in Ohio
July 16, 2014 By Matt Reese With the high stakes involved in the costly spread of glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth, there are inevitable legal implications. In its first run-in with Ohio law, the noxious weed is tangled up with the Conservation Reserv ...
MS student Shouxin Li awarded scholarship
MS student, Shouxin Li, in the Viticulture Program in HCS, has been recently awarded a national scholarship by the American Society for Enology and Viticulture (ASEV) at their annual conference held on June 23-27 in Austin, TX. This recognition is awarded ...
4-H News and Notes for August 20, 2015
Dear 4-H youth, parents, and advisors, There are several important 4-H updates and information about upcoming events and the 2015 Wayne County Fair listed below. Please click the headlines for more details. August / September LINK 4-H Newsletter Poul ...
Beef Carcass Contest Dinner and Awards Program
Dinner begins at 6:00 pm and the Carcass Contest Results / Awards Program will begin at 7:00 pm. ...
Beef Carcass Live Show
Check-In / Weigh-In begins at 6:00 pm and the show begins at 7:00 pm. ...
Peter Thomison is in the news!
Ohio State expert: Rootless corn can recover By Tracy Turner | Posted on 6/23/2014 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Rootless or "floppy" corn might look questionable, but under the right conditions, it can recover. Corn crops that are leaning or lodged might be ...
Colorado State: Research Associate Position Available
Research Associate Position LOCATION: The San Luis Valley is unique in that it is one of the largest, high altitude (7,600 ft.), irrigated crop production areas in the United States. The area is surrounded by 12,000-14,000 foot mountains. The San Luis Val ...
HCS' Richard Minyo in the news!
New ALMACO plot planter “draws a crowd” June 18, 2014 By Matt Reese Though it may not cover much ground in comparison to some of the giant commercial planters on farms around Ohio, the new specialized planter used to plant plots for the Ohio Corn Performa ...
HCS Course Approved for Digital Book Development
The Department of Horticulture and Crop Science is teaming up with The Office of Distance Education and eLearning (ODEE) to bring course content online! Bruce Ackley, HCS instructor and Extension Program Specialist in Weed Science, submitted a proposal to ...