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  1. OSU Extension to Educate Youth on ATV Safety

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-educate-youth-atv-safety

    June 2, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Over 500 Ohio youth and their parents are the focus of an Ohio State University Extension project involving education and proper operation of ATVs.   The ATV (all-terrain vehicle) is increasing in popularity throughout the st ...

  2. OSU Entomologists Studying the Damaging Impacts of Common Buckthorn

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-entomologists-studying-damaging-impacts-common-buckthorn

    January 6, 2010 WOOSTER, Ohio – An exotic invasive shrub, introduced in the 1800s as a garden plant, is being studied to demonstrate how its presence has a cascading damaging effect on natural flora and fauna, agriculture and public health.   Ohio State U ...

  3. Organic Grain Production an Appealing, Yet Challenging Farming Practice

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/organic-grain-production-appealing-yet-challenging-farming-practice

    February 27, 2002 SPRINGFIELD, Ohio- Organic foods are becoming the fastest growing segment of the food industry, driven in large part by health-conscious consumers and a sense of environmental responsibility. The United States market for organic products ...

  4. One-Stop Agronomic Resource Still Going Strong After 40 Years

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/one-stop-agronomic-resource-still-going-strong-after-40-years

    February 24, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- For four decades, Ohio State University Extension has been providing Ohio farmers with everything they ever wanted to know about crop production and management with the Ohio Agronomy Guide.   Recommendations, practices a ...

  5. Old Corn Disease Causing New Concerns in Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/old-corn-disease-causing-new-concerns-ohio

    October 30, 2001 WOOSTER, Ohio-- An old corn disease has re-emerged in Ohio fields, raising concerns of potential problems it may cause if not effectively controlled. Northern corn leaf blight, a fungal disease that can cause significant yield losses unde ...

  6. Ohio's Wheat Production Continues to Shrink

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohios-wheat-production-continues-shrink

    June 10, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Ohio's first wheat production forecast is down 10 percent compared to last year, continuing the state's trend of a shrinking crop the past several years. According to the Ohio Agricultural Statistics Service Farm Re ...

  7. Ohio's Corn Heading for Record-Breaking Yields

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohios-corn-heading-record-breaking-yields

    August 25, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- If the state of Ohio's corn crop stays on track with the U.S. Department of Agriculture's predictions, then farmers could be looking at a record yield.   "The prognosis for corn looks good," said Peter ...

  8. Ohio's Corn Crop Parched

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohios-corn-crop-parched

    June 24, 2005 COLUMBUS, Ohio — With seedling blight diseases and replanting issues out of the way, Ohio corn growers are now faced with a new challenge: inadequate rainfall.   Peter Thomison, an Ohio State University Extension agronomist, said that lack o ...

  9. Ohio's Corn Benefited Little from Hurricane Katrina

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohios-corn-benefited-little-hurricane-katrina

    September 16, 2005 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Rain from the remnants of Hurricane Katrina arrived too late to benefit most of Ohio's drought-stressed corn crop.   The U.S. Department of Agriculture has been asked to designate 72 Ohio counties as disaster areas ...

  10. Ohioans Overwhelmingly Respond to OSU Extension Requests for Stink Bug Info

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohioans-overwhelmingly-respond-osu-extension-requests-stink-bug-info

    October 28, 2010 COLUMBUS, Ohio – With the help of homeowners, Ohio State University Extension entomologists have compiled plenty of statewide data on the brown marmorated stink bug, a relatively new pest to Ohio that not only damages crops but takes up o ...

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