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Corn, Soybean, & Wheat Connection Webinar
The webinars hosted by the OSU Extension Agronomic Crops Team for producers and Certified Crop Advisors. The webinars will be available on the selected dates at several host locations throughout the state and on home computers with a login link to pre-registered participants. The webinars will be held on January 24, January 31, February 21, and February 28.
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Ohio State Beef Cattle School
Beef cattle producers who want boost their profit potential and become more competitive in the cattle industry can learn how by attending the 2016 Ohio Beef Cattle School series Jan. 17, Feb. 7 and 28, taught by experts from Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.
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Ohio Woodland Water and Wildlife Conference
Attend the Ohio Woodland Water and Wildlife Conference on March 1, 2017. Early registration is now open!
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Agricultural Fertilizer Certification Training
Register for training today! Deadline for Ohio Agricultural Fertilizer Certification is September 30, 2017. If you apply fertilizer to 50 or more acres and haven't attended training, plan to participate in a meeting this winter!
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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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Agriculture and Natural Resources

News

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    International Trade Plans May Lead to Recession

    Feb 20, 2017

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — If the Trump Administration follows through on international trade plans, the United States would see increased unemployment and a recession, according to an agricultural economist at The Ohio State University.

  2. Photo of a young woman and man in front of a farm market. Photo by Think Stock

    Upcoming Conferences to Help Small-Farm Owners

    Feb 16, 2017

    Two conferences designed for small-farm owners will be held in Wilmington and Massillon, Ohio in March. Ohio State University Extension’s Small Farm Program is hosting the Opening Doors to Success and Living Your Small Farm Dream conferences to help small-farm owners get the maximum potential out of their businesses.

  3. Photo of a person's hands cupped together holding rich soil and a small plant emerging. Photo by I Stock

    Ohio Compost Operator Course Is March 28-29, Offers New Grants for Attending

    Feb 7, 2017

    WOOSTER, Ohio — Registration is open for this year’s Ohio Compost Operator Education Course, March 28-29 in Wooster. And for the first time, professional development grants — a total of four of them — are available to help pay for the cost of attending.