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We invite you to learn more about what we are doing for Ohioans
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Southwest Ohio BYGLive! Diagnostic Walk-Abouts
Join us for one of our six walk-abouts designed for our Green Industry Professionals
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Hops First Friday Tour
Interested in learning more about hops production?
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Nutrient Stewardship for Cleaner Water
The Nutrient Stewardship for Cleaner Water initiative is an Ohio State University Extension Signature Program designed to improve water quality by helping growers efficiently use nitrogen and phosphorus to keep more of it on the field resulting in increased crop yields and farm profits and cleaner water.
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Well Water Interpretation Tool
Wondering if your well water is safe? To help you find out, we've teamed up with the Ohio Department of Health and the Ohio EPA to bring you an online tool to help interpret findings from your water quality test.
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Agriculture and Natural Resources


  1. Photo of a field. Photo by Thinkstock

    Field Day Offers Tips on Wheat Management

    Apr 29, 2016

    CUSTAR, Ohio – Growers can learn more about wheat management techniques from experts from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University during Wheat Field Day June 21.  

  2. Photo of a dirt road winding through the woods. Photo by Aniszewski and I Stock

    So You've Got a Woods. Now What? Get Answers May 24

    Apr 28, 2016

    HAMILTON, Ohio — What can you do with your woods?

    On May 24, the Ohio Woodland Stewards Program, part of Ohio State University Extension, is giving a workshop with that exact question as its title.

    “The woodland you own may be something you purchased or something you ‘got with the farm,’ ” said Kathy Smith, coordinator of the program and one of the workshop’s instructors. “But now that it’s yours, what should you do with it? It’s a question we get a lot.”

  3. Photo of strawberries growing through plastic. Photo by The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Workshop: How to Grow Bigger, Better Strawberries and Get Them Earlier

    Apr 26, 2016

    PIKETON, Ohio – Small-fruit researchers with the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University will offer a workshop May 25 on a production method that results in larger, sweeter strawberries and can help growers extend the harvest season by weeks.