OSU Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources
Oct 22 2014 - 1:50pm
Now is a good time for growers to apply herbicide treatments to their fields to control weeds and help ensure a good start for spring planting.
In fact, anytime between now and the week of Thanksgiving is a good time for fall herbicide applications, according to a researcher from Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.
Oct 17 2014 - 12:04pm
Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences is ramping up its efforts to improve Ohio’s water quality through a new fertilizer applicator certification training program that’s designed to help growers increase crop yields using less fertilizer more efficiently, thus reducing the potential for phosphorus runoff into the state’s watersheds.
Oct 17 2014 - 12:01pm
A $500,000 gift from Dorothy Teater and her four sons to the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences will help both natural resources students and in-career professionals.
The gift from Mrs. Teater, a retired Franklin County Commission member, and four sons establishes the Dr. Robert W. Teater Endowed Fund (#482635), named after her late husband, a director of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources for eight years. Before that, he had been director of Ohio State University’s School of Environment and Natural Resources. SENR is part of CFAES.