Animal Nutrition Laboratory
ANIMSCI 3430 A study of the chemical composition of feedstuffs and the application toward providing optimal nutrition to managed animals. Prereq: 2200.01 or 2300H, and 2200.02 or AnmlTec 2200.02T. Prereq or concur: 3130. Not open to students with credit f ...
Animal Laboratory Research Methods
ANIMSCI 3420 Laboratory format demonstrating the applications of animal research. Students will perform experiments using common research techniques associated with food animals, including experimental designs, commonly used laboratory techniques includin ...
Animal Welfare Laboratory
ANIMSCI 3480 Laboratory experience exploring aspects of animal welfare, including biological functioning, affective state, and natural living. Course activities provide core concepts primarily in the area of applied animal welfare and behavior, with focus ...
Animal Health Laboratory
ANIMSCI 3470 Laboratory experience focused on diagnostic laboratory techniques related to animal health and infectious disease of domestic animals. Course activities provide core concepts primarily in the area of animal health. Prereq: 2200.01 or 2300, an ...
Animal Physiology Laboratory
ANIMSCI 3440 Laboratory experience exploring organs, tissues, and cells associated with the physiological systems of domestic animals. Course activities put into practice core concepts in the areas of anatomy, histology, and physiology. Prereq: 2200.01 or ...
Waterhemp on The Rise
Each fall the OSU weed science program conducts a preharvest survey evaluating the frequency and distribution of problematic weed species across the state. Transects are driven through the top 45-50 soybean producing counties and visual ratings are given ...
Spring is in the Air and Soybean Cyst Nematode Doesn't Care: Take the Test. Beat the Pest!
The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) is the most economically important pathogen of soybean in North America and continues to spread throughout Ohio. If SCN levels are above damage threshold, significant yield reduction can often take place without visible sym ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 7
Episode 7 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Ii4SjN93Pk In Episode 7, we get another weather update from Dr. Aaron Wilson. Will we plant this week? We have certainly seen plenty of warmth this spring, but temperature ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 3
Soil Temperatures and Moisture The weather took a turn this past week toward cooler temperatures, running 1-3°F below average across much of the state. This has dropped daily average soil temperatures about ten degrees off their high points last week (Fig ...
Alfalfa Weevil Update – Believe it or Not, Heat Units are Happening
Despite this week’s cold weather, enough locations have accumulated enough degree days that some farmers are experiencing noticeable damage from alfalfa weevil. In this degree-day map, anything other than green is a location deserving closer attention. A ...