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  1. Accepting SNAP Benefits at Ohio Farmers Markets

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0065

    discusses the application process and implementation for the farmers market. Accepting SNAP Benefits at ... about matching programs, refer to the Ohioline nutrition incentives fact sheet series. Applying for SNAP ... the program, the next step is to apply to USDA FNS to become an eligible retailer. This application ...

  2. The Organic Certification Process for Farms

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/sag-0003

    several decades, with U.S. sales of organic food more than doubling from 2008 to 2019 (Figure 1). Meeting ... analysis of 2016 USDA dairy-farm data found U.S. organic dairies outperformed conventional dairies of ... the process and be careful to match the certifier with their needs. Certifier application materials, ...

  3. Ohio State and Rutgers to Lead Household Food Waste Education Effort

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/ohio-state-and-rutgers-lead-household-food-waste-education-effort

    Ohio State University was selected to lead a $2.5 million U.S. Department of Agriculture-funded ... designed to meaningfully reduce the amount of food that is wasted in U.S. household. The effort is led by ...

  4. The Case for an Outside Board of Directors for Closely Held Farm and Agricultural Businesses

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aede-0019

    decisions about the board are heavily dependent on the ambitions and goals of the founder/owner of the farm ... firm, writes about types of boards in his blog Prepare to Be Boarded! Robson's key types of boards ...

  5. Giant Hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-35

    includes such practices as digging, mowing, cutting, removal of umbels, grazing, and herbicide application ... effectively controlled using herbicides; however, multiple applications are usually necessary.     Figure 10. ... plant but are relatively ineffective at killing the root stock. Applications of triclopyr and glyphosate ...

  6. Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio Forests: Bush Honeysuckle

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-68

    application of a foliar herbicide should be applied when the remaining honeysuckle roots begin to sprout (see ... native plant species have gone dormant. Foliar applications of some herbicides can be used at this time ... use an oil or water soluble herbicide depends on the timing of the herbicide application after the ...

  7. Crop Tree Management: A Tool to Help You Achieve Your Woodland Goals

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-50

    application, crop tree management is simple. Once ownership goals and objectives have been clearly identified, ... the crop-tree management process and to provide some guidance in its application. Landowners and ... attention? Ever thought about how your forest can improve the quality of water flowing through your property? ...

  8. Narrow Row Spacing in Corn: Management Considerations for Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0152

    15-inch rows at 45,000 seeds per acre (246 bushels per acre), which was about 3% greater than the 30-inch ... 28–0–0 AG, Helena Chemical, Collierville, TN) application of the fungicide picoxystrobin + cyproconazole ... similar to the cost of application (Table 2). Table 2 (click table to download Word doc). Treatment ...

  9. Drones for Spraying Pesticides—Opportunities and Challenges

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-540

    Specialist—Pesticide Application Technology; Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering; The Ohio ... pesticide applicators in many other countries. A variety of names and acronyms are associated with remotely ... ROA remotely piloted aerial application system RPAAS   Although UAV and UAS are the most commonly used ...

  10. Measuring Standing Trees

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-35-02

    agencies and the U.S. Forest Service.   Table 1. Standing Tree Board Foot Volumes—Doyle Rule Dbh (inches) ... may hear foresters or buyers talking about gross and net volume. Gross volume is the estimated tree ...

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