Ohio State Ag Alumni Honor Long-time Leading Turkey Researcher
April 5, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio Ã¢â¬â A leading turkey genetics researcher, with roots in West Virginia and a long, successful career in Ohio, has received a 2007 Distinguished Alumni Award from Ohio State UniversityÃ¢â¬â¢s College of Food, Agricultural ...
OSU Soil Scientist Gets Glimpse of Soviet Ag System; Receives Honorary Degree
October 26, 2010 COLUMBUS, Ohio – It's not everyday one gets the chance to view agricultural life of a former Soviet nation. But Ohio State University soil scientist Rattan Lal was given that opportunity when he recently traveled to the Republic of ...
Look to Research-Based Data for Usefulness of Ag Products or Practices
April 20, 2009 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- From using fungicides simply to boost crop yields to using soil inoculants to stimulate plant growth, Ohio State University Extension specialists are seeing an increase in the interest and use of nontraditional agricultural ...
Biodiesel Byproduct May Be Used As Value-Added Ag Commodity
December 10, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- A byproduct of biodiesel may be used to support the production of an animal feed additive to enhance the performance and growth of dairy cattle. Ohio State University Department of Animal Science researchers have recei ...
Air Quality Workshops to Tackle Challenge of Ag Air Emissions
December 28, 2006 REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio-- A series of air quality workshops will be held in January to help address issues and concerns regarding agricultural air emissions, improve the understanding of federal air quality regulations, and explore the most e ...
Board of Trustees’ Ag Committee Visits OARDC Campus
May 7, 2010 The Ohio State University Board of Trustees' Agricultural Affairs Committee met in Wooster late last month (4/26). Committee members had a chance to learn about a variety of research programs and activities going on at the Ohio Agricultur ...
Ag. Organization Looks to Strengthen Industry's Technology Future
February 21, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- As the adoption of technology into agricultural and natural resource environments grows, so does the importance for farmers and industry leaders to remain abreast of issues, new developments and research advances that may ...
Ins and Outs of Ag Marketing Focus of Conference
February 7, 2005 MASON, Ohio — Agricultural marketing opportunities are the focus of the 3rd annual Ohio River Valley Farm Marketing Conference. The event is led by Ohio State University South Centers at Piketon Ohio Cooperative Development Center, along ...
Precision Ag a Tool for Soybean Rust
February 11, 2005 ADA, Ohio — Precision agriculture, which can aid growers in tracking the development and progression of crop insects and diseases, may also prove to be an effective tool when it comes to soybean rust. The technology, specifically in the ...
Israeli Embassy International Ag Trade Expert to Visit Ohio State University
January 2, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- An Israeli expert on international agriculture trade and polices will visit Ohio State University on Jan. 8. Yakov Poleg, minister for agriculture and science affairs with the U.S. Israeli Embassy, will present a seminar, ...