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  1. Getting Started in Hops Production Workshop is Feb. 4

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/getting-started-hops-production-workshop-feb-4

    Wooster, Ohio, on the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) campus. The workshop will ... WOOSTER, Ohio – With Ohio-grown hops in high demand from Ohio microbrewers, growers who want to ... University Extension, OARDC and OSU South Centers. OSU Extension and OARDC are the outreach and research ...

  2. Ohio State Scientist First Woman to Receive International Agriculture Honor

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    WOOSTER, Ohio — Linda Saif, a scientist in Ohio State University’s  College of Food, Agricultural, ... Wolf Prize in Agriculture  for her work on viral diseases of critical importance to farm animals, food ... exemplifies our college’s commitment to conducting meaningful research that benefits agriculture as well as ...

  3. Small Farm Conference March 13-14 Offers Expansion Options for Farmers

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    WILMINGTON, Ohio – While the number of farms with less than 50 acres of land has declined slightly ... in recent years according to 2012 Agriculture Census data, small farm operators with specialized ... farms, particularly organic farms, have experienced substantial growth in recent years, the same data ...

  4. Animal Welfare Specialist Expanding Reach in Ohio

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/animal-welfare-specialist-expanding-reach-ohio

    producers in Ohio,” she said. “Whether producers want me to come to their facility and provide an overall ... the farm,” Pairis-Garcia said. “What treatments are being used? Is there a good system for recording? ... displaying normal or abnormal behavior?” Facilities: “Are we providing a facility that ensures an animal’s ...

  5. Report: USDA Awards $4.8 Million to Support Critical Agricultural Research and Extension Projects

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/report-usda-awards-48-million-support-critical-agricultural-research-and-extension-projects

    Research Initiative (AFRI) program, authorized by the 2014 Farm Bill. “America's agricultural systems ... (NIFA) today announced $4.8 million to support 17 research and extension grants that address critically ... “These NIFA investments in user-inspired projects bring together researchers, extension experts, and ...

  6. Apply Now for New Secrest Arboretum Master Gardener Class

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/apply-now-new-secrest-arboretum-master-gardener-class

    WOOSTER, Ohio — Master Gardener volunteers from across Ohio helped  Secrest Arboretum  regrow ... after a 2010 tornado. Now the 115-acre plant collection, part of the  Ohio Agricultural Research and ... Development Center  in Wooster, hopes to return the favor. The arboretum is taking applications for its first ...

  7. Bus Tour Promotes Miscanthus Production Opportunities

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    a potential bioenergy and bioproducts crop. Researchers at Ohio State University South Centers at Piketon have ... to a facility in Andover to learn how miscanthus is being turned into an absorbent product used in ... tour will end with a stop at the Ashtabula Pulp and Packaging Facility, which manufactures miscanthus ...

  8. News: Manure Science Review on August 2

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/news-manure-science-review-august-2

    Extension, Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA), and Ohio Farm Bureau Federation are collaborating to host ... the event.   The event will be from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Stoller Brothers & Sons farm, at 9257 ... Rd. 144, in Paulding. Paulding Dairy supplies the Stoller farm with manure and helps with manure ...

  9. Ohio State Seeks Participants for Ohio Farm Custom Work Rate Survey

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/ohio-state-seeks-participants-ohio-farm-custom-work-rate-survey

    beyond. To learn more about the program, visit aede.osu.edu/research/osu-farm-management.   WRITER(S):  ... Sciences at The Ohio State University want to know how much Ohio growers engage farm workers and machinery ... operators as part of the college’s 2016 Ohio Farm Custom Rate Survey. The survey is conducted biannually by ...

  10. OSU Dairy Economist: Milk Prices, Global Export Demand and New Margin Protection Program Will Be Topics to Watch in 2015

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/osu-dairy-economist-milk-prices-global-export-demand-and-new-margin-protection-program-will-be

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Milk prices, the global export demand and the 2014 farm bill’s new Margin ... and production rates on dairy farms in the U.S. have increased significantly over the last decade, ... Thraen said. In 2001, the average number of cows per dairy farm in Ohio was 61, while in 2014 this number ...

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