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  1. Giving ugly food a chance

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/giving-ugly-food-chance

    suggested that about 41% of unharvested food is edible but unmarketable because of its appearance. The ... researchers surveyed 1,300 U.S. residents who shopped and cooked for their households. Participants in the ... about cosmetic perfection. You expect things to be more ‘real,’” Roe said. “So I think then people ...

  2. Winter and Spring Weather Outlooks

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-40/winter-and-spring-weather-outlooks

    should see more snow than last year but there is no indication of anything more than about normal snow at ...

  3. Restoring Streams and Wetlands- Final EPN Breakfast

    https://ocvn.osu.edu/events/restoring-streams-and-wetlands-final-epn-breakfast

    (Director, Ohio Department of Natural Resources) will join us in-person to provide an update on H2Ohio and ... semester-long capstone project work for numerous state and regional partners. Thanks, and hope you can join us ...

  4. Lime Considerations

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-40/lime-considerations

    How about gypsum as a lime source? Gypsum is not a lime source. It does not have the right chemical ...

  5. Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    can be helpful to compare the prices in Table 1 to the 5-year averages. The price of NEL is about 6% ... average. To estimate profitability at these nutrient prices, the Cow-Jones Index was used for average US ... income over nutrient cost (IONC) for cows milking 70 lb/day and 85 lb/day is about $9.18 and $9.63/cwt, ...

  6. Free Modules: Earn CEUs for Learning About Seeding Rate Decisions in Corn and Soybean

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-40/free-modules-earn-ceus-learning-about-seeding-rate-decisions-corn

    Seeding rate decisions are important to optimize yield in soybean and corn. Four 30-minute virtual self-paced modules are now available and can be viewed in any order. Topics include: Module 1- Collecting Quality Soil Samples for Variable Rate Decisions. ...

  7. Giving shoppers a nudge to forgo plastic bags

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/giving-shoppers-nudge-forgo-plastic-bags

    bag use by about 30%. The researchers experimented with the 5-cent donation concept as an application ... 12.9 percentage points, representing a drop in plastic bag use of about 30-34%, Hu said. The analysis ... not be fully applicable to the entire general public, but I think it’s close enough.” There are some ...

  8. Applied Welfare Economics

    https://aede.osu.edu/courses/aedecon-8101

    policy and inform public policy debates. It takes an applied approach to welfare economics and its ... application to issues of public policy. Prereq: 7140, Econ 8714, and 8732; or permission of instructor. ...

  9. Important information about Handshake

    https://ati.osu.edu/newsletter/wednesday-wire/december-8-2021-december-1-2021/important-information-about-handshake

    The CFAES Career Team has been encouraged by the rest of the university career services offices to remove the resume review requirement for students who upload their resumes onto Handshake. ...

  10. Valuing Bedded-Pack Manure

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-39/valuing-bedded-pack-manure

    information about how and when to sample manure, Penn State Extension has a good publication available on-line ... nitrogen content will be 10 to 16 pounds per ton. About two pounds of this nitrogen is in the ammonium form ...

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