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  1. New Agricultural Organization Strives to Improve Working Relationships

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-agricultural-organization-strives-improve-working-relationships

    management skills have assistance from a new organization. Mid American Ag and Hort Services, Inc. (MAAHS), ... specifically with migrant labor. "Migrant labor, specifically within the Hispanic population, is steadily ... employers." MAAHS will hold its first employer seminar and annual meeting Feb. 26 in Findlay, Ohio from 9:30 ...

  2. Learn About Ag Labor Camps at Upcoming Workshops

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-about-ag-labor-camps-upcoming-workshops

    Meigs County Extension Office, Pomeroy. New labor camp manuals will be distributed at the meetings. An ... October 26, 2004 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State University Extension's Ag and Hort Labor ... winter for those who own, operate or are considering the development of temporary labor camps for ...

  3. Workshop About the Business of Hydroponics

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/workshop-about-business-hydroponics

    management savvy, a productive labor force and the assurance that consumers receive a safe product. Ohio ... greenhouse business. The event is also sponsored by the Great Lakes Hydroponic Association. Program topics ... will include how to implement food safety protocols, hiring and retaining a good labor force and ...

  4. Corn, Soybeans: Attend SW Ohio Field Day For Expert Advice Aug. 16 in Washington Court House

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/corn-soybeans-attend-sw-ohio-field-day-expert-advice-aug-16-washington-court-house

    County Agronomy Committee will hold their annual field day and test plot demonstrations on Tuesday, Aug. ... Court House. Free and open to the public, the event-- which draws more than 300 agricultural producers each ... including corn maturity, management of marestail in soybeans and grain bin safety. For a complete schedule, ...

  5. Improving Heifer Development with New Livestock Program

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/improving-heifer-development-new-livestock-program

    that they do not have the facilities available or the time or labor to manage the heifer ... making it possible for Ohio cattle producers to manage their own replacement heifers more efficiently. ... potential economic and management solutions to raising replacement heifers-- cattle that are held back for ...

  6. Comment Period Extended for Proposed Farm Youth Labor Regulation Changes

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/comment-period-extended-proposed-farm-youth-labor-regulation-changes

    and farmers managing family farms are not always parents.” She explained that child labor regulations ... November 4, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio – The U.S. Department of Labor announced last week an extension of ... public Wednesday, Nov. 9, at 3 p.m. “ The proposed changes to the Agricultural Child Labor Laws are ...

  7. Students Invited to Help Feed the World

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/students-invited-help-feed-world

    staff will be available to meet with visitors. "The event's aim is to raise awareness of ... visit programs in bioinformatics, disease diagnostics, disease management, organic agriculture, urban ... and forecasting, inoculation techniques, and disease management strategies. Faculty, students and ...

  8. OSU Extension Event to Bring the Green Industry to NW Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-event-bring-green-industry-nw-ohio

    will be a managerial track focusing on labor management issues. For more information about the ... registration is $20 for the day. The event is sponsored by Ohio State Extension Agricultural Business ... professionals throughout northwest Ohio. "The event is geared toward those working in the industry or ...

  9. OSU Extension Expert: Proposed Farm Safety Rule Withdrawn, But Training for Teens Still Needed

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-expert-proposed-farm-safety-rule-withdrawn-training-teens-still-needed

    May 2, 2012 COLUMBUS, Ohio – The move last week by the U.S. Department of Labor to withdraw ... Labor Department rescinded the stronger proposal, there is still legislation for 14- and 15-year-old ... them know that training is available. It’s just as important for farm managers and employers to be sure ...

  10. $6M Announced for Reconstruction of Tornado-stricken Building on Ohio State's Wooster Campus

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/6m-announced-reconstruction-tornado-stricken-building-ohio-states-wooster-campus

    August 31, 2012 WOOSTER, Ohio-- The state of Ohio's Office of Budget and Management has ... State Rep. Ron Amstutz during a meeting of Ohio State's Board of Trustees at OARDC. Amstutz, whose ... Appropriations Committee, has been a strong supporter of OARDC over his three decades of service in the Ohio ...

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