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  1. Some Soil Bacteria Protect Soybeans From Root Diseases

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/some-soil-bacteria-protect-soybeans-root-diseases

    would be ideal candidates for biological control applications. "We know that some bacteria can ... OARDC Seed Grant and the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Research Initiative, the researchers ... found that at 10 soybean sites throughout Ohio only about half of the plants harbored DAPG-producing ...

  2. Fall Herbicide Application Later Than Normal Following Late Harvest

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fall-herbicide-application-later-normal-following-late-harvest

    September 29, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio – Fall herbicide applications are still a good idea this year, ... run out of weather.” Loux said fall applications have become standard practice for many growers ... because the season presents an ideal application window for control of many species of weeds that are ...

  3. Over-the-counter Foggers Ineffective Against Bedbugs: Ohio State Study

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/over-counter-foggers-ineffective-against-bedbugs-ohio-state-study

    control tactics; the public's lack of awareness about these insects and how easily they spread; and ...   Following application of the three foggers, Jones and Bryant found little, if any, adverse effects on the ... with the mist, she added, many bedbug populations found in Ohio and throughout the U.S. have varying ...

  4. Commercial Pesticide Training Classes Set; First Is March 30

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/commercial-pesticide-training-classes-set-first-march-30

    Therefore, it is exam time for anyone planning to become a licensed commercial pesticide applicator. In the ... state of Ohio, you must take a series of exams to become a commercial pesticide applicator. Commercial ... applicators include anyone who operates or works for a pesticide application company, public agency, school ...

  5. Be Proactive When it Comes to Soybean Rust

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/be-proactive-when-it-comes-soybean-rust

    industry doing to address it); what Ohio farmers need to know about soybean rust; application methods; ... June 10, 2004 WOOSTER, Ohio — For U.S. soybean growers, it's not a matter of if soybean rust ... will hit the states, just a matter of when. And the more educated growers are about the fungus, the ...

  6. Industry Decisions May Hold Key in Biotech Future

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/industry-decisions-may-hold-key-biotech-future

    Environmental, and Development Economics. “Almost daily we read about the medical impact of crop and livestock ... (herbicide-resistant) wheat plant, in response to international resistance and growing concerns from U.S. producers ... questions about where the future of GM crops is headed. “The crops that are currently being introduced ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Learn About Emerald Ash Borer Online, for Free — First Webinar on Woodland Management is Jan. 6

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-about-emerald-ash-borer-online-free-%E2%80%94-first-webinar-woodland-management-jan-6

    allowing anyone with broadband Internet access to learn about this destructive pest of ash trees as well ... talk about proper management of woodlands for EAB and other invasive species. “EAB has killed millions ... 10, “Asian Longhorned Beetle,” Julie Spaulding, U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant ...

  9. 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. ...

  10. 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 ...

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