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  1. Market Focus Returns to Weather, Broader Economy Following USDA Reports

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/market-focus-returns-weather-broader-economy-following-usda-reports

    a September crop production report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture that yielded few surprises, ... USDA estimated U.S. corn production at 12.9 billion bushels, up 4 percent from last year. Based on ... a growing calendar nearly opposite that of the U.S. Corn Belt, so according to Roberts “we’re never more ...

  2. U.S. Treasurer Applauds OSU Extension's Spanish Financial Literacy Class

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/us-treasurer-applauds-osu-extensions-spanish-financial-literacy-class

    Program received long, loud applause from U.S. Treasurer Rosario Marín Monday evening in the Columbus ... a certificate of recognition and many words of encouragement. "The U.S. Treasury applauds your efforts to ... educate Columbus-area Hispanics about the basic building blocks of personal finance," said Marín, ...

  3. Sept. 2 OSU Organic Farming Field Day: Grains, Vegetables, Eco Design

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/sept-2-osu-organic-farming-field-day-grains-vegetables-eco-design

    2:30-4:30 p.m., for the organic vegetable topics. The Frye Farm is on Dover Road (U.S. 250) about 1 mile ... Badger Farm, 1.5 miles north of U.S. 250 on Apple Creek Road (County Road 44), 1-2:30 p.m., for the ... the Ohio State Highway Patrol post. The program ends at OARDC's Snyder Farm, 2305 Dover Rd. (U.S ...

  4. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: People-sized Penguins (for the Week of July 1, 2007)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-people-sized-penguins-week-july-1-2007-1

    July 1, 2007 Q. Dear Twig: Did you hear about the giant penguin? Some scientists found some ... I heard about the giant penguin. Web sites and papers ran stories about it. The new giant penguin, the ... scientists said, lived about 36 million years ago. And it stood about 5 feet high, or nearly the same as ...

  5. Chow Line: Potatoes: You say waxy, I say mealy (11/7/20)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-potatoes-you-say-waxy-i-say-mealy-11720-1

    ounces, is plenty for one serving. More details about potatoes are available from the U.S. Potato Board ... are versatile creatures, aren't they? They can be cooked just about any way you can think of, and ... find all of those varieties at your supermarket, it's easy to get confused about the different ...

  6. Locally Grown Hops a Possibility for Ohio’s Booming Microbreweries

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/locally-grown-hops-possibility-ohio%E2%80%99s-booming-microbreweries

    conditions,” he said. “Data collected from these applied research trials will allow us to educate growers about ... “This project allows us to develop sustainable production practices directly related to Ohio growing ... market, with the northwest United States supplying the majority of U.S. hops. Currently in Ohio, hops are ...

  7. Nurseries Leading the Charge in Environmental Stewardship

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/nurseries-leading-charge-environmental-stewardship

    and putting it right back into our fields, it's saving us about the cost of one pumping ... a shortage of water. Then houses just started being built up around us. We knew it was coming, but just ... is helping us to be better environmental stewards." The system — a series of ponds and ...

  8. High Fuel Costs, Low Rust Fears Driving Shift in Crop Plantings

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/high-fuel-costs-low-rust-fears-driving-shift-crop-plantings

    alleviation of fears of a soybean rust epidemic are driving U.S. growers to plant less corn and more soybeans ... about 2 million acres," said Roberts. "But what makes this one so surprising is its size, ... roughly 4 million acres being switched from corn to soybeans." According to the U.S. Department of ...

  9. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Dandy, Yes, But Not Before Bed (for the Week of April 15, 2007)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-dandy-yes-not-bed-week-april-15-2007

    shepherd's clock, because the flowers open at dawn and close at dusk about the same time every day. And then, ... ("pees-on-lee"). Dandelion leaves, the U.S. National Library of Medicine says, "have traditionally been used ... http://www.umm.edu/altmed/ConsHerbs/Dandelionch.html; and the U.S. National Library of Medicine's Medline Plus Web site, ...

  10. OARDC Receives NorTech Innovation Award for Bio-energy Initiative

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-receives-nortech-innovation-award-bio-energy-initiative

    “We are excited about the potential to generate energy from bio-renewable resources, which has ... Commission, the Ohio Department of Development and the U.S. Department of Energy. These resources, however, ... assistance of U.S. Rep. Ralph Regula, OARDC is planning to establish a pioneering bio-energy research ...

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