Site

Search results

  1. OSU Extension Offers Resources and Information to Manage Drought as Conditions Intensify Statewide

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-offers-resources-and-information-manage-drought-conditions-intensify-0

    and drought assistance And people who want to access social media to learn and talk about drought can ... University Extension experts have developed two websites dedicated to helping farmers, producers and ... http://agnr.osu.edu/managing-drought-2012 include links to and information on: Crops News releases Livestock and pasture Home and landscape ...

  2. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: People Behind Climate Change? (for the Week of Feb. 4, 2007)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-people-behind-climate-change-week-feb-4-2007

    http://www.ipcc.ch/. Watch for news about it this week. Twig P.S. The name of the United Nations team? The ... about science, nature, farming and the environment. The reading level typically rates at grades 3.5-4.5. ... Will the World Act?"; and a Jan. 28 Associated Press story titled "Some Experts Blast Latest ...

  3. Issues and Opportunities for Shale Gas Production Complex

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/issues-and-opportunities-shale-gas-production-complex

    advised experts from the Ohio State University speaking at Farm Science Review 2011. “The best advice is ... that Extension professionals are available to answer questions and provide resources, but they will not ... make specific recommendations about lease rates or royalties. Farm Science Review is sponsored by the ...

  4. Drought Stressed Crops Can Be Chopped For Silage

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/drought-stressed-crops-can-be-chopped-silage

    soybeans, harvesting them at the correct dry matter level is the most critical aspect of ... not chopped at the correct dry matter level, the crops won't ferment correctly and you'll ... chopped green plants to livestock because of potential nitrate toxicity. "Silage fermentation can ...

  5. Chow Line: 'Freshman 15' largely a myth, but be wise (for 9/18/11)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-freshman-15-largely-myth-be-wise-91811

    about gaining weight-- and first-year college students are hardly an exception. The good news is that ... September 9, 2011 In today's culture, with so much concern about increasing rates of obesity ... not to be consuming more calories, but they did decrease their activity levels. If you find yourself ...

  6. Specialist hopes to demystify algal blooms during Farm Science Review session

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/specialist-hopes-demystify-algal-blooms-during-farm-science-review-session

    media, but are still a mystery to many people, said Eugene Braig, Ohio State University Extension aquatic ... nutrients to fuel them.“  Warm temperatures, prolonged still water, low water levels and a lack of ... Extension county offices. Tickets are also available at local agribusinesses. Tickets are $8 at the gate. ...

  7. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Do Skunks Spray Other Skunks? (for the Week of April 8, 2007)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-do-skunks-spray-other-skunks-week-april-8-2007

    for children about science, nature, farming and the environment. The reading level typically rates at ... sometimes. Stan Gehrt, a skunk expert at Ohio State, says, "I conducted a six-year study on skunks, and ... the Dallas Morning News, Feb. 14, 2006, cites Jerry Dragoo, research assistant professor, Department ...

  8. Chow Line: Fish from open Gulf areas safe, for now (for 7/25/10)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-fish-open-gulf-areas-safe-now-72510-0

    July 16, 2010 Should I be concerned about buying fish or seafood? I'm worried it might be ... seafood available in stores is from non-closed areas and is safe for consumption. Still, you're far ... of respondents reported at least some concern about the effects of the spill on Gulf seafood, and 50 ...

  9. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: Raven 'bout Crows (for the Week of May 18, 2008)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-raven-bout-crows-week-may-18-2008

    Common Raven. I'll use them here as examples. • American Crow: Typically says "caw." About ... Raven: Typically says "gronk-gronk," "tok" or "rok." Bigger: about 21 ... about to rok, we salute you! Tok or gronk, too. Caw, as well. HEE-la! Raucously, Twig P.S. Crows and ...

  10. 'More Beef for Less Money' Highlight of Field Day

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/more-beef-less-money-highlight-field-day

    a big bite out of the ruminants’ maintenance budget. The good news is that alternative feeding methods ... with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster, shared the news with ... corn and stockpiled pasture,” Loerch said. “Cows on all three wintering systems gained about the ...

Pages