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  1. Protecting Ohio’s food supply: Local foods are still ‘in abundance’

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/newsletter/cfaes-monthly/june-2020/protecting-ohio%E2%80%99s-food-supply-local-foods-are-still-%E2%80%98in-abundance

    Safety Team, is providing science-based recommendations on best operating practices for farms and farmers ... processors on issues such as finding local processors, finding new markets, and starting or increasing direct ...

  2. Household Water Use

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-420

    which is good news. Water use by families was steadily increasing since the 1950s reaching its peak in ... the late 1990s. The required use of low-flush toilets and the introduction of low-water using washing ... leaks remain a problem and have been found to increase water use by 9.5 gallons per household each day. ...

  3. Coping in Times of Stress

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/coping-times-stress

    additional problems and increase the stress you are already feeling. Take a break.  If news events are ... causing your stress, take a break from listening or watching the news. Recognize when you need more help. ... need support. Reassure.  Stressful events can challenge a child’s sense of safety and security. ...

  4. Direct Marketing of Meat

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/direct-marketing-meat

    https://agri.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/oda/divisions/food-safety Depending on the marketing strategy, selling meat from a fully inspected plant can require ... A question that I have received several times recently is “What are the legal requirements to ... regulating sales of meat in Ohio. ODA oversees the processing plants and sets the food safety regulations for ...

  5. Chow Line: Canning expected to be big this year amid COVID-19

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/chow-line-canning-expected-be-big-year-amid-covid-19

    gardens this year. For example, online searches for “growing vegetables from scraps” increased 4,650% in ... decreased incomes, more time at home, and an increased sense of an unknown future have many people wanting ... of up to 300% increases in seed sales this spring. “As a result, we expect home food preservation to ...

  6. Growing Hardy Figs in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1439

    productivity and the market demand. A high tunnel is highly recommended to produce an earlier harvest and ... tunnel. Hardy figs produce more fruits, an earlier harvest and a longer harvest in a high tunnel ... ripening cycle, and unique pollination requirements. Brown Turkey and Hardy Chicago are the only two ...

  7. Determine Forage Moisture Content

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/determine-forage-moisture-content

    falls apart determines if the forage is too wet, too dry, or ready for harvest.  While a lot of good ... forage quality, but for any stored forage, moisture content at harvest is a close second. Moisture ... probes, and moisture sensors built into harvest equipment.  Each has some advantages and disadvantages, ...

  8. Kiwifruit and Hardy Kiwi (Kiwiberries)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1426

    of the season is required to mature the fruit. Harvest usually takes place in late September and the ... to purchase dry pollens from commercial vendors as a way to increase kiwi yields. Refer to the fact ... Successful cropping of kiwifruit may require a long, frost-free growing season of about 220 days. The plants, ...

  9. Leasing Your Land for Shale & Solar

    https://farmoffice.osu.edu/events/leasing-your-land-shale-solar

    governments may have on shale and solar projects. These sessions will be focused on surface and subsurface ... webinar will be focused on utility-scale solar projects while the other two sessions will cover oil and ... persons needing assistance to participate in Extension programs. If you require accommodations to attend ...

  10. It’s about learning new skills and how to persevere

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/newsletter/cfaes-monthly/june-2020/it%E2%80%99s-about-learning-new-skills-and-how-persevere

    4-H’s focus on learning by doing. Among them are the  Stay connected!  website, with links to virtual ...

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