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  1. Asian Soybean Finding New Home in Ohio's Specialty Crop Market

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/asian-soybean-finding-new-home-ohios-specialty-crop-market

    markets take to the crop." Fioritto believes Ohio is a potential market for edamame because of the ... crop. Studying ways to provide farmers with new crops to raise and put extra cash in their pockets has ... led researchers down a path of growing and marketing edamame. Edamame (pronounced ed-ah-mah-may) is an ...

  2. "Crop Profit Game" Satellite Series Scheduled

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/crop-profit-game-satellite-series-scheduled

    15: soybean aphid, wheat fungicides, soybean rust, grain marketing outlook and using crop revenue ... year's "The Crop Profit Game," a satellite series for Ohio crop producers, agronomy retailers ... latest information in agronomic crop production. The event is designed to highlight current production ...

  3. In-Furrow Applicator Cuts Chemical Costs in Vegetable Crops

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/furrow-applicator-cuts-chemical-costs-vegetable-crops

    crops, including the chemical investment for insect and disease management. But a group of Ohio State ... rates of Admire (a systemic insecticide used to control the striped cucumber beetle), Ohio State ... bioassays. The results varied slightly based on which crop was grown, the row width, seed spacing, initial ...

  4. Ohio State-Sponsored Berry Tour Held July 30

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-sponsored-berry-tour-held-july-30

    raspberries for pick-your-own operations and local markets since the late 1970s, and has won several specialty ... identify alternatives for improving the sustainability of their farming operations. M&M Berry Farm is ... currently being expanded from a five-acre to a 20-acre red and black raspberry farm. The crop is sold mainly ...

  5. New Farm Bill Option Aids Producers in Managing Crop Risk

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-farm-bill-option-aids-producers-managing-crop-risk

    August 5, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Amid volatile markets, high crop prices and rising input costs, ... a different way of managing the revenue risk associated with producing field crops is being offered through ... current traditional suite of programs or a new suite of programs known as Average Crop Revenue (ACRE). ...

  6. OSU Ag Prof Earns Presidents Volunteer Service Award; Taught Bug-fighting, Eco-friendly Farming in Himalayas

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-ag-prof-earns-presidents-volunteer-service-award-taught-bug-fighting-eco-friendly

    promote sustainable improvements in food processing, production and marketing. It was renamed in 2002 to ... using integrated pest management (IPM) techniques to achieve sustainable insect control. The Presidents ... States and around the world to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity, and sustain ...

  7. Long-Term Ohio State Research Points to Benefits of Drainage on Field Crops

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/long-term-ohio-state-research-points-benefits-drainage-field-crops

    subsurface drainage, crop rotation, and no-till, or other conservation tillage system, provides the best ... improved corn and soybean yields on poorly drained soils. Add crop rotation and some sort of conservation ... tillage practice and production just keeps getting better. "Overall, a farming system that includes ...

  8. Evolving Precision Agriculture Technology Fattening Farmers' Wallets

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/evolving-precision-agriculture-technology-fattening-farmers-wallets

    researchers, in an effort to provide information on the most accurate, cost-effective equipment on the market ... , have found global positioning guidance systems that not only have the potential to pay back to the ... available differential global positioning system (GPS) guidance systems with WAAS (Wide Area Augmentation ...

  9. Putting Farmers in Driver's Seat of Precision Ag Technology

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/putting-farmers-drivers-seat-precision-ag-technology

    crop production, and Ohio State University Extension is offering, for the first time, a workshop to ... nitty gritty of crop production decision-making. It's about more than just technology. It's ... experience in using precision agriculture technology tools, such as GPS (Global Positioning Systems), GIS ...

  10. "Free part" of Farm Science Review can influence added profits

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/free-part-farm-science-review-can-influence-added-profits

    main grounds before they even redeem their ticket.  The Ohio State University Extension Agronomic Crops ... Team will once again have a series of crop demonstration plots established outside the eastern edge of ... systems.  “I like to say we are the free part of the show, as you don't actually need a ticket to talk ...

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