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  1. Research leads to 4 month longer Ohio Strawberry harvest season and $5 million in annual sales

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/winter-2018-achievements-edition/research-leads-4-month-longer-ohio-strawberry-harvest

    of Agriculture and the USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant Program, the Ohio strawberry harvest and ... marketing season expanded from a historical 3 week harvest season to a 5 month harvest and marketing season. ... provided the basis for this extended season. In an effort to increase local strawberry supply and ...

  2. From Farm to Cafeteria to Field

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/spring-2018/from-farm-cafeteria-field

    efforts to extend the Ohio harvest season from a historical 3-week strawberry harvest to a 3-month harvest ... afternoon outside of the Duke Energy Convention Center for a tour focused on local food aggregation and ... distribution. Attendees visited the facilities of Our Harvest Cooperative and Ohio Valley Food Connection ...

  3. Advanced Soil Health Systems Training for Indiana USDA-NRCS

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/summer-2018/advanced-soil-health-systems-training-for-indiana-usda-nrcs

    (Field day), topics covered included: “What Insects where? Analysis of pit fall trap (insect trap) ... knowledge and skills. In-Field Soil Health Assessment Worksheet, Pit Fall Trap Assessments, Soil Health Test ...

  4. OSU South Centers to host annual Hops Field Night

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/osu-south-centers-host-annual-hops-field-night

    mechanical harvesting demonstration, drying demonstration, insects and disease, pest management, nutrient ... it opened in 1991, the South Centers has focused on new specialty crops, such as strawberries, ...

  5. Strawberry growers increasing profits through techonology adoption

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/fall-edition-2017/strawberry-growers-increasing-profits-through-techonology-adoption

      Mechanical harvest aids are being adopted by more and more Ohio farms to increase harvest labor efficiency ... and increase the speed of harvest. Those that have adopted these harvest aids are reporting major ... River reported some of the best harvests in 2017 they can recall, achieving yields of almost 2 quarts ...

  6. OSU South Centers hosts one of 5 Hops Field Nights

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/summer-2018/osu-south-centers-hosts-one-5-hops-field-nights

    galvanized trellis systems, hop mechanical harvesting demonstration, drying demonstration, insects and ...

  7. High School Internship Program available to local manufacturers

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/summer-2018/high-school-internship-program-available-local-manufacturers

    with state requirements •    You guide the student(s) through their internship experience •    You are ...

  8. FOOD SAFETY TRAINING

    https://washington.osu.edu/news/food-safety-training-0

    ServSafe® FOOD SAFETY TRAINING The Ohio Department of Health requires all food service facilities ... 2 Food Safety training. LEVEL 2 FOOD SAFETY- MANAGER TRAINING ServSafe® In-Class Manager Training ... ServSafe® Manager Training has become the industry standard in food-safety training and is accepted in ...

  9. Year 2 of Aquaculture Boot Camp-2 is off to a strong start in Ohio, Wisconsin

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/spring-2018/year-2-aquaculture-boot-camp-2-is-strong-start-in-ohio-wisconsin

    considerations in aquaponics. The afternoon breakout sessions focused on harvesting, packaging, legal ... throughout the year.  In March, ABC-2 students traveled to Fresh Harvest Farm, owned by Doug and Jeni ... and the Wisconsin Aquaculture Association (WAA) will host a three-day workshop that will focus on the ...

  10. Gao welcomes two new members to fruit research & extension team

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/summer-2018/gao-welcomes-two-new-members-fruit-research-extension-team

    projects at South Centers with a focus on on blueberries, elderberries, and wine grapes. Medina is ...

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