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  1. Good time to start: Fall farm practices for helping crops and water

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/november-december-2014/good-time-start-fall-farm-practices

    and refined the practices, is sharing details on them with farmers around Ohio. “There are some ... help them continue to maximize yields while helping improve water quality,” said team member Greg ... LaBarge, field specialist with OARDC’s outreach partner, Ohio State University Extension  (pictured). “Some ...

  2. Fulbright Week at Ohio State

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/fulbright-week-ohio-state

      Council for International Exchange of Scholars Webinar Tuesday, April 12, 2 – 3 p.m., cies.org/webinar ... (The Fine Arts) Thursday, April 14, 2 – 3 p.m., cies.org/webinar (East Asia and the Pacific) Friday, ... April 15, 2 – 3 p.m., cies.org/webinar (Poli Sci and Public Admin)   Fulbright Reflections: First Person ...

  3. ‘Toledo was a wakeup call’: Dean announces new water quality initiative

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/november-december-2014/%E2%80%98toledo-was-wakeup-call%E2%80%99-dean-announces

    Bruce McPheron, Ohio State’s vice president for agricultural administration, while speaking Sept. ... of Toledo awoke to the news that parents could not draw water from their taps for their children. ... and to ensure clean drinking water across Ohio. Video: CFAES Communications. “Ohio State University, ...

  4. Manure practices, not glamorous, can be a star for both food crops and water

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/september-october-2014/manure-practices-not-glamorous-can-be-star

    helping farmers get both at the same time. The event featured talks and demonstrations on manure handling, ... storage and application. Speakers came from OARDC, Ohio State University Extension (OARDC’s outreach ... technologies that can help keep rivers, lakes and streams clean, said David White, executive director of the ...

  5. How to keep Ohio’s specialty crops safe from herbicide drift

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/september-october-2016/how-keep-ohio%E2%80%99s-specialty-crops-safe

    a heightened awareness of Ohio’s specialty crop industry is probably the most important way to reduce the risk ... Ohio’s corn and soybean growers could soon be spraying a lot more of two powerful herbicides on ... Roger Downer are the authors of “ Reducing 2,4-D and Dicamba Drift Risk to Fruits, Vegetables and ...

  6. New buzz on bees and crops: New answers, more questions, ‘good potential’ for joint research

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/september-october-2016/new-buzz-bees-and-crops-new-answers-more

    their hives, where it carries a risk to young bees. In another study, Johnson and a colleague found that ... 47 percent of the Ohio honey they tested had pollen from soybeans present in it. “We know that bees ... in Ohio are visiting soybeans and that soybeans may be contributing to honey production,” said ...

  7. What are the sounds of a healthy farm? OARDC study records them

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/march-april-2016/what-are-sounds-healthy-farm-oardc-study-records

    farming practices used there change. OARDC’s Agroecosystems Management Program helps run the farm and is ... doing the study. The program, according to its website, “seeks to discover balance on Ohio farms,” which ... it does in part by applying ecological principles on the farms. “In a healthy agricultural ecosystem, ...

  8. Cutting Propagation Workshop

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/cutting-propagation-workshop

    arboretum are part of The Ohio State University and its  College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental ... to noon in the arboretum’s field headquarters building, 2320 Selby Road, on the campus of the  Ohio ... take cuttings and produce new plants from them.” Participants in the workshop will practice on mock ...

  9. Ohio’s annual Stinner Summit makes plans for sustainable food, communities

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/november-december-2015/ohio%E2%80%99s-annual-stinner-summit-makes-plans

    It was about growing green farms. Building sustainable communities. And helping keep more people ... fed. Ohio’s ninth annual Stinner Summit was Oct. 16, and anyone interested in healthy land and clean ... with AMP. At the end of the day, the participants decided how to use up to $15,000 in funding from Ohio ...

  10. Autumn Discovery Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/autumn-discovery-day

    miles south of Cleveland. The center is part of The Ohio State University and its  College of Food, ... at the  Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave. in Wooster, about 60 ... and volunteers. “Our goal is to help people learn, explore, wonder and connect with the outdoor world ...

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