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  1. Farm income projections hold a bit of good news

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/farm-income-projections-hold-bit-good-news

    the farm income enhancement program at The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and ... net farm income, which takes into account many commodities not grown in Ohio, is projected to increase ... years, said Katchova, one of the authors of a  new CFAES report  on farm income forecasts. “It’s ...

  2. Farmers need to gear up for more rain

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/farmers-need-gear-more-rain

    State University. As a result, the state's farmers will have to deal with more and more water ... pouring onto and running off of their fields, and that could threaten the quality of water downstream, ... one many educational offerings that CFAES provides to Ohio farmers, whose contributions are being ...

  3. Consider rotating use of GMO seeds to avoid resistance

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/consider-rotating-use-gmo-seeds-avoid-resistance

    management practices to improve water quality. The conference is sponsored by CFAES and includes speakers ... same seed might not be the right choice, said Curtis Young, an entomologist with The Ohio State ... COLUMBUS, Ohio—It may be that a certain type of genetically modified corn or soybean seed works ...

  4. 2019 Sheep Shearing School

    https://agnr.osu.edu/events/2019-sheep-shearing-school

    Back due to popular demand, the Ohio Sheep Improvement Association will be offering a spring sheep ... school, please be sure to fill out and return the  registration form  to the Ohio Sheep Improvement ... maintain a strong foothold in the state of Ohio, new sheep shearers will be needed to ensure the longevity ...

  5. New and Small Farm Team

    https://agnr.osu.edu/small-farm-programs

    Ohio. OSU Extension Small Farm Program Objectives: To improve the economic development of small farms in ... Ohio. To help small farm landowners and families diversify their opportunities into successful new ... enterprises and new markets. To improve agricultural literacy among small farm landowners not actively ...

  6. Ohio Association of Natural Resource Outreach Professionals (ANROP)

    https://agnr.osu.edu/teams/anrop

    professionals other than extension educators in Ohio by encouraging continuing self-improvement in their ... environmental education, fisheries, forestry, wood sciences, range, recreation, waste management, water ... , wildlife, and related disciplines. Members are active and retired CES employees at the county, area, state ...

  7. Keeping Phosphorus Out of Waterways

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/keeping-phosphorus-out-waterways

    COLUMBUS, Ohio—In a pit about 3 feet underground lies one possible solution to reducing a large ... amount of the phosphorus draining from some of Ohio’s agricultural fields. At two locations in the state ... , researchers with The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) ...

  8. Ohio Christmas Tree Association Summer Meeting

    https://agnr.osu.edu/events/ohio-christmas-tree-association-summer-meeting

    Time-Soil Types and Drainage-Turning Scraps into Cash-Bow Making Workshop-Use of Young ... Stock Up-Unique Happenings on the Farm-Question and Answer Sesssions   *There are also sessions for kids ...

  9. New and Small Farm College

    https://agnr.osu.edu/small-farm-programs/new-and-small-farm-college

    OSU Extension New and Small Farm College The New and Small Farm College is an eight-week program ... choose to start a small farming operation. The course will lay out how to manage financial and farm ... different enterprises that can be profitable on land as small as one acre. The educators will show the ...

  10. Rainy days lead to muddy, thinner cows

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/rainy-days-lead-muddy-thinner-cows

    COLUMBUS, Ohio—Stuck in the mud, some cows across the state might not be putting on enough weight. ... coordinator for Ohio State University Extension. OSU Extension is the outreach arm of The Ohio State ... Cattle have been getting pretty muddy as a result of Ohio’s extremely heavy rainfall in 2018 and ...

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