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  1. Ohio State Students Help in Hurricane Recovery Efforts

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-students-help-hurricane-recovery-efforts

    covered Ohio State University hurricane relief efforts in Louisiana in December. For more information, ... are indistinguishable. A group of 30 Ohio State University students arrived in Louisiana the week of ... Collegiate Farmers, which organized the Ohio State trip, and special assistant to the dean of Ohio ...

  2. Ten Approaches to Achieve High Corn Yields and Improve Profits

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ten-approaches-achieve-high-corn-yields-and-improve-profits

    March 30, 2010 COLUMBUS, Ohio – With record corn yields in Ohio last year and some fields ... of," said Peter Thomison, an Ohio State University Extension agronomist. "They know they can ... approaches to achieving high yields," said Thomison, who also holds an appointment with the Ohio ...

  3. Perplexing Worm Behavior May Play Role in Weed Survival

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/perplexing-worm-behavior-may-play-role-weed-survival

    292-8497, or e-mail regnier.1@osu.edu. COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Common nightcrawlers, earthworms used for fish bait ... by seeking out and "collecting" seed, according to Ohio State University research. Such ... behavior may help explain the prolific nature of certain weeds in Ohio, such as giant ragweed. The findings ...

  4. High Market Prices, Low Production Costs Drive Planting Decisions

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/high-market-prices-low-production-costs-drive-planting-decisions

    April 4, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- High soybean prices and low input costs won out over the demand for ... record-breaking production. In Ohio, growers intend to reduce their corn acreage by 500,000 acres over last year, ... and increase their soybean acreage by 350,000 acres. Matt Roberts, an Ohio State University Extension ...

  5. 89 Honored at OARDC Employee Appreciation Night Oct. 3

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/89-honored-oardc-employee-appreciation-night-oct-3

    October 4, 2002 WOOSTER, Ohio-- The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) ... OARDC is the research arm of Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental ...

  6. Ohio State Crop Scientists Discover Gene That Controls Fruit Shape

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-crop-scientists-discover-gene-controls-fruit-shape

    contact Mauricio Espinoza at (330) 621-6541 or espinoza.15@osu.edu. WOOSTER, Ohio — Ohio State ... Horticulture and Crop Science at Ohio State’s Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) ... In Arabidopsis, AtIQD1 increases levels of glucosinolate, a metabolite that Ohio State food and ...

  7. Soybean Germplasm Lines Show Resistance to Insect Defoliation

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/soybean-germplasm-lines-show-resistance-insect-defoliation

    February 12, 2002 WOOSTER, Ohio- Two recently released soybean germplasm lines appear to resist ... crop damage throughout the mid-west. Recent cross-breeding at Ohio State University has yielded two ... lines," said Ron Hammond, an entomologist for the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center ...

  8. Distillers Grains Focus of Dairy Study to Improve Yields

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/distillers-grains-focus-dairy-study-improve-yields

    May 21, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Distillers grains-- a byproduct of ethanol production-- may serve as ... is to determine what type of distillers grains are most effective and how much can be fed.   Ohio ... nutrition specialist with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center. "Using feeds that are ...

  9. Transgenics Could Pose Planting Challenges This Season

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/transgenics-could-pose-planting-challenges-season

    February 21, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- The percentage of transgenic corn hybrids increasing in Ohio ... of Agriculture, over 40 percent of Ohio's corn acreage was planted to transgenic hybrids in ... 2007, up from 26 percent the previous year. Peter Thomison, an Ohio State University Extension ...

  10. Use Equipment/Technology to Manage Risk

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/use-equipmenttechnology-manage-risk

    March 19, 2010 COLUMBUS, Ohio – For farmers looking to manage weather-related economic risks, ... equipment and technology are their best friends. Randall Reeder, an Ohio State University Extension ... Tri-Rivers Career Center in Marion, Ohio. "Using bigger equipment offers risk benefits," said ...

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