In Ohio, most soybeans are planted in narrow rows (7.5- to 15-inch). Soybeans grown in narrow rows produce more grain because they capture more sunlight energy, which drives photosynthesis. Within limits, as sunlight interception increases, so does yield. ...
Most soybean varieties have genetic yield potentials well over 100 bushels per acre. A variety’s adaptability to the environment and production system where it will be used sets the yield potential of the production system. The quality of the weather duri ...
Agricultural and Horticultural Field Crop Recertification
Agricultural and Horticultural Field Crop Commercial Recertification Sponsored by: Ohio State University Extension & Ohio Department of Agriculture February 14, 2023- Winebrenner Auditorium, Findlay, ohio Walk-ins are Welcome- $100 on site registrat ...
Ohio Commercial Pesticide Recertification Conference- Columbus- 2023
2023 OHIO COMMERCIAL PESTICIDE APPLICATOR RECERTIFICATION CONFERENCES: Columbus NEW LOCATION! Sponsored by: Ohio State University Extension & Ohio Department of Agriculture February 21, 2023- Fawcett Center, Columbus, Ohio COLUMBUS REGISTRATION IS F ...
Battling Frozen Water for Your Livestock? Learn Ways to Protect Your Water from Freezing.
Providing an adequate supply of water for livestock is essential for success. Access to water prevents dehydration and maintains animal performance. This is often challenging during the winter months especially when utilizing water sources that have no el ...
High School Internships
The Ohio Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), under Development, partners with area high schools and career/technical schools to identify students with an interest in manufacturing, as well as a desire to gain real-world manufacturing experience. ...
Ohio MEP works with more than 1,000 manufacturers each year to implement on-site projects, conduct training, and connect manufacturers to our resources and partners throughout the state. WHAT SETS US APART Practical experience working with leaders inmanuf ...
MEP Region of Coverage
MEP South Centers covers a wide region of Ohio. We service 19 counties in the state. The map below shows the 19 counties that we cover for our services. ...
Plant Discovery Day
The annual Friends of Secrest Arboretum sale features new and unique annuals, perennials, herbs and woody plants. Check back later for annual, perennial, herb, woody and Silent Auction plant lists! Parking and admission are free. ...