Public Input Wanted on Plan to Improve Ohio Agriculture
(CFAES) at The Ohio State University, has drafted a plan for Ohio agriculture to become more sustainable. ... get fresh produce on a regular basis. And the group wants to explore ways to assist individuals who ... recommendations represent ideas from across the spectrum of Ohio farms and people who work with food security and ...
Ohio State Researchers: Milk Date Labels Contribute to Food Waste
milk. “Date labeling doesn’t tell you when a food will spoil,” said Roe, who also leads the Ohio State ... on the carton or jug label has passed. But Ohio State University researchers say not so fast — that ... Got milk? If so, you may be among the majority of consumers who throw that milk out once the date ...
Happy Cows Mean Better Meat
Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University. But companies are increasingly requiring the certification ... of upcoming BQA certification programs being held for producers throughout Ohio are posted under the ... Ohio by Ohio State University Extension, the outreach arm of the College of Food, Agricultural, and ...
High Yields and Aid Help Offset Low Commodity Prices
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Record-high crop yields and new government aid are expected to help insulate Ohio ... prices, according to a recent Ohio State University study. If net income for farms across Ohio this year ... But it could have been a whole lot worse. Fortunately, Ohio farmers, on average, are basking in high ...
Conference Offers Tools To Make Better Ohio Wines
making. To produce quality Ohio wines, the state needs to grow more of its own grapes. And in order to do ... produced every year, the focus of this year’s Ohio Grape and Wine conference is making those wines taste ... said Imed Dami, an Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences ...
ODA and OSU Extension Kick Off 2021 Ohio Victory Gardens Program
generation of gardeners who will be able to enjoy the fruits of their labor for years to come.” “We are ... to 2:00 pm at the Civic Garden Center, 2715 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45206. State of Ohio and OSU ... Department of Agriculture. “Our Ohio Victory Gardens are meant to be enjoyed by everyone, from urban ...
2020 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference Day 1
Association, Greg Lyons, Farmer Mac, and Gary Matteson, Farm Credit Council. The panel will cover how banks fit ... asset and debt to equity ratios. At the backdrop, nearly $40 billion in direct government assistance are ... forecasted for 2020. Ani Katchova, Associate Professor and Farm Income Enhancement Chair in the Department ...
sustainable, and locally produced food. Additionally, there are economic multipliers on a local, community and ... carp, bivalves, and more to improve aquatic habitat. Triploid grass carp are commonly used in Ohio as ... assessing available resources, and defining your goals to decide if aquaculture is for you. We are here to ...
Ohio AgritourismReady Conference
Welch, who is also the program manager of Ohio State University Extension’s Direct Agricultural Marketing ... types of businesses. “We want to provide tools to assist operators in managing the risks associated with ... Program. “We want to help them make sure they are proactive in managing those things that we hope never ...
Fair Flu: It's Nothing to Sneeze At
Medicine at The Ohio State University, is in the midst of a seven-year study of 100 county fairs in Ohio ... and swine barns at fairs. Exhibitors or their family members who are at higher risk should also avoid ... COLUMBUS, Ohio – If pigs could say gesundheit, you could be hearing the German blessing as you ...