New Initiative to Boost Business End of Ohio Tourism
July 1, 2008 PIKETON, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension is providing leadership to create a new resource tool enabling Ohio businesses to tap into the $38 billion Ohio tourism industry. The Ohio Tourism Toolbox, a Web-based site, is currently being d ...
Ag Economist Summarizes Themes of New Farm Bill
July 1, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- With over 600 pages and 15 titles, grasping a firm understanding of the 2008 Farm Bill can be a daunting task. But an Ohio State University agricultural economist has made things a bit easier. Carl Zulauf, a professor with th ...
President Gee Observes Economic Successes with OSU South Centers Visit
July 7, 2008 PIKETON, Ohio – One of the keys to the economic future of Appalachian Ohio lies in partnerships between Ohio State University; regional business leaders; and local, state and federal officials. University President E. Gordon Gee observed effo ...
New Days, New Discoveries at Farm Science Review
July 8, 2008 LONDON, Ohio-- When times are good in agriculture, everyone enjoys a good farm show, and organizers of Ohio State University's Farm Science Review are hoping that the overall positive vibe of the industry will carry over to this year ...
CCA College Being Offered at Farm Science Review
July 17, 2008 LONDON, Ohio-- Soybean pest and disease management, agricultural technology, and fertility will be the highlights of the CCA (Certified Crop Advisor) College during this year's Ohio State University Farm Science Review. The event will t ...
Millin', Chillin', and Grillin' Returns to Farm Science Review
July 17, 2008 LONDON, Ohio-- Music, food, and a little rest and relaxation will be the order of each day at Utzinger during at Ohio State University's Farm Science Review. The garden, located off Friday Ave. on the grounds of the Molly Caren Agricult ...
Learn More about Managing Livestock Facilities at Farm Science Review
July 22, 2008 LONDON, Ohio-- Ohio pork producers attending Ohio State University's Farm Science Review can learn more about managing the environment in their livestock facilities, while improving production efficiency and saving money. Ohio State Uni ...
Recycling Efforts Continue at Farm Science Review
July 31, 2008 LONDON, Ohio-- Ohio State University's Farm Science Review continues to go "green." Organizers are dovetailing off the success of last year's inaugural recycling efforts with a new project this year that will result in so ...
Improve Your Grazing Operation, Attend the Ohio Grazing Expo
July 31, 2008 KENSINGTON, Ohio-- Fine-tune your current grazing system while learning more about future production and management practices at an Ohio Grazing Expo being held Aug. 19 at Shamrock Vale Farms in Carroll County. The event will take place from ...
New Farm Bill Option Aids Producers in Managing Crop Risk
August 5, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Amid volatile markets, high crop prices and rising input costs, a different way of managing the revenue risk associated with producing field crops is being offered through the new Farm Bill. Beginning next year, farmers wil ...