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  1. Alternative Green Certification Systems Favor Ohio's Timber Industry

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/alternative-green-certification-systems-favor-ohios-timber-industry

    exclude Ohio's forests that should be considered when looking at green buildings." Williams is ... Ohio timber producers. "For example, there are over 1,800 tree farmers in Ohio who are ... percent of Ohio's land area is under forest cover. Ohio harvests 300-400 million board feet of timber ...

  2. Hog Industry Issues Addressed At Upcoming Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/hog-industry-issues-addressed-upcoming-conference

    with a massive sell-off spurred by low pork prices, high corn prices and fluxes in international ... decision. The event, sponsored by the Ohio State University Department of Agricultural, Environmental and ... a variety of events that have taken place this year- a reminder of the historic losses suffered during the ...

  3. OSU Extension to Offer Beef Feedlot School in January, February

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-offer-beef-feedlot-school-january-february

    resources, and organizer of the event. “ With the rising costs of inputs and grain prices being at record ... light sandwiches and time to meet the event sponsors.  Feb. 13: Protein Digestion and Metabolism, ... 419-562-8731.  “The registration fee includes access to all four classes,” Hartschuh said. “To get the most of ...

  4. Learn How to Manage Invasive Woodland Species at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-how-manage-invasive-woodland-species-farm-science-review

    emerald ash borer, maple syrup, conservation tree planting, selling timber and native warm season grasses. ...

  5. Variety of GMO Tests are Available to Farmers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/variety-gmo-tests-are-available-farmers

    tolerance level that is set by the end user. He'd have to sell his corn or soybeans at the conventional ... while those that die or do not develop normally are considered GMO-free. The assay is inexpensive ... the tests are designed to identify traits of different GMO "events," such as Bt-corn, or ...

  6. Review Session to Discuss Ins and Outs of Direct Marketing Meat

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/review-session-discuss-ins-and-outs-direct-marketing-meat

    September 7, 2012 LONDON, Ohio — While many farmers have been selling meat directly to consumers ... Direct Marketing Team.  Traditional marketing of freezer meat involves the livestock farmer selling ...

  7. Community Nutrition Programs and Partners Help Thousands Get Their 'Plate in Shape'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/community-nutrition-programs-and-partners-help-thousands-get-their-plate-shape

    the classes," said Joyce McDowell, leader of Community Nutrition Programs for OSU Extension. ... offered nutrition classes at the Good Samaritan Hospital's Homeless Clinic for seven years. When the ... hungry for three weeks. "Katie (Schroeder, FNP program assistant) comes twice a month and her class ...

  8. OSU Extension Expert: Cold Weather Increases Livestock Energy Needs

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-expert-cold-weather-increases-livestock-energy-needs

    and not under any temperature stress and that is considered optimum for body maintenance, health and ... lower critical temperature for goats is generally considered 32 degrees and for sheep, 50 degrees, he ... while other livestock classes will have reduced gains or even lose weight, Lewandowski said. Tracy ...

  9. Some Corn Growers Considering Replanting: Is It Worthwhile?

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/some-corn-growers-considering-replanting-it-worthwhile

    localized areas where cold soil temperatures resulted in loss of plant stand may be considering replanting ... assessment, that they need to replant, they would need to consider the following: Original target plant ... key considerations growers need to consider include: herbicide and insecticide programs under ...

  10. Training Workshop Offers Certification in Manure Handling

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/training-workshop-offers-certification-manure-handling

    of Union County in Marysville, Ohio. The event is being sponsored by Ohio State University Extension, ... manage or handle manure at animal feeding facilities, or buy, sell or apply manure are invited to attend ...

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