Farmers and rural, small, for-profit businesses encouraged to apply for USDA rural energy program
Submitted by: Eric Romich, OSU Extension Field Specialist, Energy Education USDA Rural Development ... | Rural Development (usda.gov) Program Fact Sheet is available at: ...
National Farm to Cafeteria Conference
opportunities, said Carol Smathers, an OSU Extension field specialist and director of Ohio Farm to School. The ... will focus on emerging issues, unique opportunities, challenges and barriers, and policy development ...
Chow line: Pawpaws making a comeback in Ohio, other markets
according to Brad Bergefurd, a horticulture specialist with Ohio State University Extension. OSU Extension ... Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center. Send questions to Chow Line, c/o Tracy Turner, 364 ... by Brad Bergefurd, a horticulture specialist with OSU Extension. Writer(s): Tracy Turner ...
A DAY in the WOODS: Bonus Sky Dance
timberdoodle). If weather cooperates observe one of nature’s oddest spectacles, the mating ritual of the male ...
Need Farm Workers? It could get easier
workers an hourly wage based on what other domestic workers employed in the same position in the area are ... a supervisor is paid $15 an hour, the temporary migrant worker not in a management position has to be paid at ... CFAES’ Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics (AEDE). Employers seeking to ...
Helping farmers know their bottom line
the Thomases had the financial projections and analysis to show that it was likely the right move ... in, what they’re most passionate about. “We don’t always have good news for the farmer,” said Dianne ... Shoemaker, a dairy specialist with Ohio State University Extension, the outreach arm of CFAES, and manager of ...
2019 Ohio Beef Cattle School
the last trimester through breeding season. Speaker: Dr. Steve Boyles, OSU Extension Beef Specialist ... , OSU Department of Animal Sciences Impacts of nutrition on heifer development and conception rates of ...
Raindrops Kept Falling on Our Heads
Ohio, the state is on track to have its third wettest year ever, said Aaron Wilson, climate specialist ... September the remnants of Hurricane Gordon moved across Ohio triggering upward of 8 inches of rain in ... closed and it didn’t really open again for a lot of farmers,” said Laura Lindsey, a soybean specialist ...
2018 State of the Science Conference: Understanding HABs
Panel Agriculture: Environmental and Economic Balance Moving Toward Solutions: Unknowns and Ongoing ...
Migrant Farm Laborers Harder and Harder to Get
year, some may have been reluctant to move from state to state or to come into the United States at all, ... in Huron County where factory positions offer day shifts and air conditioning, and they pay about the ... professor of horticulture in CFAES. Sometimes Latino laborers quit their positions rather than voice their ...