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  1. New Exhibit at Farm Science Review Showcases Corn Evolution

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-exhibit-farm-science-review-showcases-corn-evolution

    visitors about different chemical application programs. The demonstration area is also located along Gate ... August 25, 2008 LONDON, Ohio-- The evolution of corn in North America, spanning about 1,000 years, ... systems); and crop performance. "Science has afforded us cultivars that can resist insects and diseases ...

  2. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Horse Meat, Yay or Neigh? (for the Week of Dec. 31, 2006)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-horse-meat-yay-or-neigh-week-dec-31-2006

    December 15, 2006 Q. Dear Twig: Not that I want to do it myself, but what's the deal about ... say it should, that stopping it would cost people too much time and money. In fall, the U.S. House of ... Twig P.S. Who buys the most U.S. horse meat? Belgium, Switzerland, France, Russia, Japan, Mexico. ...

  3. Ohio State Receives $1.1 Million Grant to Support Ag Research, Outreach in Senegal

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-receives-11-million-grant-support-ag-research-outreach-senegal

    a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Higher Education for ... State successfully competed for a $50,000 planning grant (there were 20 recipients out of 300 applicants ... 33 applications nationally. The $1.1 million award provides support for two years, with the ...

  4. OSU Extension, USDA to Discuss Forages and Pasture Management

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-usda-discuss-forages-and-pasture-management

    November 6, 2012 SARDINIA, Ohio – Farmers and producers interested in learning more about how to ... experts from Ohio State University Extension and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Nov. 15. The drought ... Your Land Work for You-- Tell Us What You Need and We’ll Tell You How,” is from 6 to 8 p.m. at 12681 ...

  5. Livestock Industry: May 2 Workshop in Columbus Tackles Ammonia, Nitrogen

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/livestock-industry-may-2-workshop-columbus-tackles-ammonia-nitrogen

    of animal-feeding operations. Workshop participants will learn about a variety of research-based strategies to reduce ammonia ... manure covers and management of manure land application to reduce air emissions, and use of wet scrubbers ... Department of Natural Resources, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation ...

  6. Don't Let Late Soybean Harvest Slow Down Wheat Preparation

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/dont-let-late-soybean-harvest-slow-down-wheat-preparation

    plant wheat at a rate of 18-24 seeds per-foot-of-row. "That's about 1.2 million to 1.6 million ... nitrogen in the fall. Researchers have found that fall nitrogen application pays dividends in yield. ... critical to make an early spring nitrogen application. Plants can make it until early April when ground ...

  7. OSU Extension: Growing Jobs in Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-growing-jobs-ohio

    “It has been a real asset to us. It’s helped us grow our business-- our staffing has grown from 94 ... secrets for success vary from engagement to engagement. We don’t work magic – it’s all about the local ... with a strong community team and, like Van Wert, one that has worked with BR&E for about 10 years. ...

  8. New Extension Tool Helping Farmers Save on Fertilizer

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-extension-tool-helping-farmers-save-fertilizer

    inputs: the price of corn at harvest and the cost of nitrogen at application. Robert Mullen, an OSU ... fertilizer applications. "The tool is part of a new nitrogen application program that is slowly ... Mullen. "However, through years of research we found no correlation between nitrogen applications and ...

  9. GPS Guidance System May Replace Industry Standard

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/gps-guidance-system-may-replace-industry-standard

    within a six-to-10 inch distance from each application, eliminating skips, preventing overlay, and ... applications," said Matt Sullivan, an Ohio State University Extension program specialist. "I've used ... questions about how to use them and which ones are the best," said Sullivan. "This project is ...

  10. Despite Weekend Rain Forecast, Drought Conditions throughout Ohio Likely to Persist

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/despite-weekend-rain-forecast-drought-conditions-throughout-ohio-likely-persist

    experiencing severe drought as of July 10, according to the most recent U.S. Drought Monitor. “Precipitation ... “According to the current calculations, it would take 7 to 11 inches of rain to get us out of drought ... adequate, with no surplus, according to the latest U.S. Department of Agriculture Weekly Crop Report.  The ...

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