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Something's Fishy in Piketon
Learn about Ohio's aquaculture industry and tour a working hatchery at OSU South Center's First Friday Aquaculture Tour held April through October.
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East Ohio Women in Ag Conference
March 27, 2015 at the Kent State University Tuscarawas Branch in New Philadelphia. Features 12 break-out sessions related to Business & Finance, Production- Made/Grown, Entrepreneurial, and Family & Community. Keynote speaker will be ag attorney, Kristi Wilhemy. There is also a youth track with sessions presented by Ohio FFA Association state officers.
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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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Get the latest information on agronomic crops.
The Agronomic Crops Network is an online resource dedicated to bring you the latest news, information, and resources for making important management decision in agronomic crop production. Visit the team's website at http://agcrops.osu.edu.
Get the latest information on agronomic crops.
         

Agriculture and Natural Resources

News

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    Super Berries Production Workshop Offered March 19

    Mar 5 2015 - 1:26pm

    "Superfruits" have become a popular option for health conscious consumers and could provide additional farm income for growers who add them to their production lineup, says a fruit crop expert with the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University.
  2. Overholt Drainage School is March 16-20

    Mar 4 2015 - 2:21pm

    Farmers, crop consultants and others interested in learning more about proper subsurface drainage, can attend the Overholt Drainage School March 16-20 and learn key concepts in water table management, including  how proper subsurface drainage can increase yields  and benefit Ohio’s water quality.
  3. Bad Winters Hard on Pond Fish: What You Can Do

    Mar 4 2015 - 11:58am

    Long, cold, snowy winters, like this one, can lead to big fish kills in ponds. But there are steps you can take to help fish survive, said an expert at The Ohio State University. The key is a pond’s oxygen level, said Eugene Braig, aquatic ecosystems program director in Ohio State’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.