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  1. New CFAES groups assist Ohio food producers, consumers during pandemic

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/new-cfaes-groups-assist-ohio-food-producers-consumers-during-pandemic

    continuing to plant, harvest, and market food directly to the public allowing consumers to continue to access ... business, planting, and harvesting plans in response to radically shifted markets and public health concerns ... for worker and consumer safety.   To help these essential food producers as well as consumers, CFAES ...

  2. Chow Line: A tiny worm in your strawberry won’t hurt you

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/chow-line-tiny-worm-in-your-strawberry-won%E2%80%99t-hurt-you

    for human use.  This is because, “it is economically impractical to grow, harvest, or process raw ... spraying a weekly insecticide on the crops through the end of harvest and monitoring when the insect comes ... squeamish about larvae, locally grown berries harvested in June are less likely to have larvae,” Welty said. ...

  3. 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, ...

  4. Tank Mixing Pesticides

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/tank-mixing-pesticides

    to decreased pesticide or product efficacy and in increased time needed to clean out a sprayer. ... as the number of products added to a tank mix increases, the odds of some type of incompatibility, ... physical or chemical, also increase.  A final factor affecting tank mixing is water temperature.  Allow ...

  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. Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP)

    https://wayne.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/anr-news/coronavirus-food-assistance-program-cfap

    Farm Office American Farm Bureau Latest News       ...

  7. Engaging Older Youth in 4-H Club Work

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/4h-27

    2010). By engaging and supporting older youth as participants, their likelihood for retention increases ... a balanced focus on the business at hand and time for member interaction and socialization. Add fun to the ... platforms. As a result of technology and social media platforms, youth are increasingly connected beyond the ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. Plant Empowerment Workshop Online

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/events/plant-empowerment-workshop-online

    thus increasing freshness and reducing transportation costs. A lead gift from the Nationwide Foundation ... greenhouse gases associated with long-distance transportation. The increasing number of people moving toward ... the risk of foodborne illnesses can be reduced, crop yield can be increased, and specific flavors can ...

  10. CFAES Community Reflection and Action on Racial Issues

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/features/cfaes-community-reflection-and-action-racial-issues

    to it than growing food or ensuring the safety and security of our food or water. Proactively, we are ...

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