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  1. Stay Safe This Winter When Handling Stored Grain

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/stay-safe-winter-when-handling-stored-grain

    be unhealthy for farmers as well. As a result, farmers should take extra safety precautions as they ... manage their stored corn this winter. Dee Jepsen, an Ohio State University Extension state safety leader ... for the Agricultural Safety and Health program, said that farmers should wear a respirator when ...

  2. Late-planted Corn Could Lead to Additional Drying Costs at Harvest

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/late-planted-corn-could-lead-additional-drying-costs-harvest

    planting and recent rains leading into harvest, farmers in the Eastern Corn Belt might expect corn coming ... energy costs for farmers this fall, according to Ohio State University Extension Production Business ... Ward based his calculations on a liquefied propane cost of $2 per gallon, and said the good news for ...

  3. The best way to learn about water: For students at wetland, the answer is get right into it

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/november-december-2014/best-way-learn-about-water-students

    Some Ohio State students this fall are finding their classroom all wet. By design. In fact, they ... Schiermeier Olentangy River Wetland Research Park during autumn semester 2014, part of a plan to increasingly ... student, School of Environment and Natural Resources Students, new classes make a splash The park’s fall ...

  4. More Ohio Producers Exploring Grass-Fed Beef Production

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/more-ohio-producers-exploring-grass-fed-beef-production

    consistently increase the animal's weight from weaning to harvest. In order to do that, they need to feed ... system." However, pasture grazing, as opposed to the feedlot system, requires the meticulous management of ... months. "It's pretty easy to accomplish in the fall and spring, but winter and summer months ...

  5. Drought Adding A Wrinkle to Crop Marketing Decisions

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/drought-adding-wrinkle-crop-marketing-decisions-0

    post-harvest. Now it isn't quite as clear. Increased production in the Southern Hemisphere can offset much ... difficult come harvest. "Historically, there is the potential for fairly significant production changes ... percent with overall corn production falling 24 percent. The state's soybean yield is expected to ...

  6. OARDC Impact Archive

    https://oardc.osu.edu/node/1992

    “two-stage” ditch design, which benefits not just farms but water quality. Vegetable Safety Team Tackles Food ... Safety Head-on The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center’s Vegetable Safety Research and ... of vegetable production and safety. ...

  7. Despite Planting Delays, Wheat Getting Good Marks

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/despite-planting-delays-wheat-getting-good-marks

    rainfall and delayed corn and soybean harvest, the early performance of the crop is getting good marks. ... news for strong crop establishment before winter sets in. "You want the wheat well-established by ... itself before going dormant. "The chance of winter kill is increased with late-planted wheat," ...

  8. Coming June 2 in Canton: Food Safety Practices for Fruit, Vegetable Growers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/coming-june-2-canton-food-safety-practices-fruit-vegetable-growers

    May 8, 2012 CANTON, Ohio-- Stark Parks will host a program on food safety practices for fruit and ... Agricultural Practices, or GAPs, for fruit and vegetable production are the focus. The park is at 5712 12th ... and Vegetable Safety Team, which is presenting the program. “So it’s a good time to learn about GAPs.” ...

  9. Drought Adding A Wrinkle to Crop Marketing Decisions

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/drought-adding-wrinkle-crop-marketing-decisions

    post-harvest. Now it isn't quite as clear. Increased production in the Southern Hemisphere can offset much ... difficult come harvest. "Historically, there is the potential for fairly significant production changes ... percent with overall corn production falling 24 percent. The state's soybean yield is expected to ...

  10. Battling Pests

    https://oardc.osu.edu/impacts/battling-pests

    scientists are continually working to help Ohio farmers increase crop yields and profitability while ...

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