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  1. Scarlet, Gray, Green Fair Seeks Sponsors; Feb. 15 Deadline

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/scarlet-gray-green-fair-seeks-sponsors-feb-15-deadline

    a more sustainable society,” said Ohio State’s Allen Zimmerman, chair of the event’s planning committee ... Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster. Becoming a financial sponsor of the event lets ... ways to improve it. “Green Is for Life!” is the theme. Last year’s event drew 2,000 people. Call ...

  2. OSU Extension Survey Sheds Light on Green Industry Labor Force

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-survey-sheds-light-green-industry-labor-force

    July 3, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Despite over 40 percent of green industry sales going to labor ... employees to characterize the green industry labor force. Until now, basic information, such as nationality, ... the gross sales are going to labor salaries, but so little is known of that labor force," said ...

  3. Ample Profitable Crop Enterprises Exist for Ohio Growers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ample-profitable-crop-enterprises-exist-ohio-growers

    berries is the initial large investment and the labor involved. High profit margins may look great on ... high value crops, like berries," he said. "But when you factor in things like labor, the ... growing black raspberries, but if you have more than five acres, supporting the labor can become ...

  4. OSU Extension Heifer Program Seeing Success

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-heifer-program-seeing-success

    market and potentially more profit for a farmer. Those findings are the results of management efforts ... Extension and the Ohio Cattleman's Association that provides economic and management solutions to ... But the cattle are often a challenge to manage with the rest of the herd, as well as expensive. The ...

  5. Record Crowd Attends Conservation Tillage and Technology Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/record-crowd-attends-conservation-tillage-and-technology-conference

    production management, research and technological advances. Ohio State University Extension and the Ohio ... engineer and one of the show's organizers, said that attendance was 966 over the two-day event, up ... year we'll make a couple of adjustments to give folks more elbow room." The event is one of ...

  6. New Extension Award Named in Memory of Morrow County Agent

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-extension-award-named-memory-morrow-county-agent

    agronomy, horticulture, farm management, entomology, leadership, or any other related area where the ... from the 2006 National Association of County Agricultural Agents Annual Meeting and Professional ... Improvement Conference held in Cincinnati. The planning committee decided that these funds would be used to ...

  7. OARDC Scientist Elected Ag Engineer Fellow

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-scientist-elected-ag-engineer-fellow

    labor efficiency; evapotranspiration measurements and cooling predictions for greenhouse crops; passive ... systems for northwestern Ohio and $250,000 to develop the Ohio Composting and Manure Management (OCAMM) ... The announcement was made at the group’s 2003 Annual International Meeting in Las Vegas, Nev. OARDC ...

  8. International Relations Bringing Agribusiness Skills to Africa

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/international-relations-bringing-agribusiness-skills-africa

    a U.S. university to develop an agribusiness management program. We picked up on it and are developing ... development center, and who does that better than South Centers?" The agribusiness management project is ... three-pronged: developing an MBA program in agribusiness management; setting up an agribusiness advisory ...

  9. Ohio 4-H Engineering Team Places at National Contest

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-4-h-engineering-team-places-national-contest

    agricultural engineer, is the chair of the management committee for the event.   Candace Pollock Randall Reeder ... emphasizing engineering, science and technology.   Sixty 4-H members from 12 states competed in the event ... Magnet Wire Company and Fowler Ridge Wind Farm. The event was conducted by Extension Agricultural ...

  10. Learn to Identify Soybean Rust at Extension Field Day

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-identify-soybean-rust-extension-field-day

    Soybean Rust and Field Crops Pest Management Field Meeting will be held June 16 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at ... for soybean rust management. The event and meal have been funded by the following sponsors: Bayer Crop ... Ruff's Seed Farm in Amanda, Ohio. The event is being sponsored by Ohio State Extension offices in ...

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