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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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Don't miss our Ag & Natural Resources Income Tax Webinar!
Get ready for tax filing season by attending our Ag & Natural Resources Income Tax Webinar!
Senate Bill 75: What it means to Ohio's Agritourism Operators
View this recorded webinar to find out if Senate Bill 75 affects you.
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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New & Small Farm Colleges starting in January
Sessions will be offered in Clermont County as well as Knox and Morrow Counties. Sessions are filling quickly, so register today!
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Agriculture and Natural Resources

News

  1. Vineyard in the winter

    Grape and Wine Workshop Offers New Approach to Winter Protection

    Dec 2, 2016

    PIKETON, Ohio – With temperatures dropping statewide, some of the best ways wine growers and vineyard operators can protect their crops from harsh winter weather is by using high tunnels, employing windbreaks or by selecting cold-hardy cultivars, says a small fruit crops expert with the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University.

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    Officials Announce Discovery of Asian Longhorned Beetle In East Fork Wildlife area in Clermont County

    Nov 18, 2016

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (Nov. 18, 2016) – The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) today announce the discovery of Asian longhorned beetle (ALB) infested trees in a section of the East Fork Wildlife Area in Clermont County.

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    Got Concerns? Dairy Scholar Extols Nutritional Virtues of Milk

    Nov 17, 2016

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — The erosion of milk’s reputation as a healthy food choice is the biggest issue facing the nation’s dairy industry, said the new dairy chair for The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.

    “We could survive longer on milk without food, without water, without pizza, than you can survive on anything else,” said Rafael Jimenez-Flores, who joined the college as the J.T. “Stubby” Parker Endowed Chair in Dairy Foods earlier this year.