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  1. OSU Extension Offers Dairy Forum, Open House Aug. 8-10

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-offers-dairy-forum-open-house-aug-8-10

    Minimize Shrink,” “Managing the Costs of Production,” “Services Provided by the American Jersey Cattle ... who wants to learn the latest research on Jersey cattle, milk production and developing a Jersey ... feature seminars designed to share information on efficiently managing dairy operations and the ...

  2. Drought: No Bacon Shortage, But Consumers Can Likely Expect Higher Prices for Pork Next Year

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/drought-no-bacon-shortage-consumers-can-likely-expect-higher-prices-pork-next-year

    swine specialist.  The drought, which severely impacted growers and producers nationwide, particularly ... in Midwest states including Ohio, is resulting in a 13 percent drop in corn production, the lowest ... production since 2006, according to the U.S. Agriculture Department. As of Sept. 25, the majority of the ...

  3. OSU Extension Raising Animal Welfare Awareness

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-raising-animal-welfare-awareness

    in milk production, and under the ProHand Swine training, producers have seen an increase in sow ... continues to be proactive in educating the farming sector on how to get the most out of animal productivity ... humans and turkeys-- how human contact affects the birds' productivity. "We have a substantial ...

  4. Winter Pork Producer Programs Set

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/winter-pork-producer-programs-set

    January 9, 2003 OTTAWA, Ohio — From swine health issues to reproductive management to ... opportunities,” said Dale Ricker, an Ohio State Swine Extension associate and program coordinator. “For each of ... include managing sow herd health to optimize performance, troubleshooting reproductive problems, marketing ...

  5. OARDC Receives $2 Million Grant to Support Growing U.S. Greenhouse Tomato Industry

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-receives-2-million-grant-support-growing-us-greenhouse-tomato-industry

    rapidly growing sector of U.S. vegetable production. Annual losses of as much as $1 million due to tomato diseases ... Meanwhile, disease management costs can be prohibitive for smaller operations. “Greenhouse tomato producers ... list diseases as the highest risk factor to their productivity and profitability,” said Sally Miller, ...

  6. Bluebird Boxes, Other Conservation Info Abounds at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/bluebird-boxes-other-conservation-info-abounds-farm-science-review

    white-tailed deer management, quail habitat management, feral swine damage and disease threats, bees and ... algal blooms, farm nutrient loss and water quality, maple syrup production, invasive plant species, ...

  7. Survey to Explore Farmers' Risk Management Approaches

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/survey-explore-farmers-risk-management-approaches

    potentially improve plant health and protect yield is just one new production management approach of many ... research-based, and economically sound disease management guidelines that are suitable for current corn production ... so that Extension and research efforts better guide producers and CCAs in their production management ...

  8. OSU Extension e-Store Selling Educational Publications at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-e-store-selling-educational-publications-farm-science-review

    Production/Management/Marketing – A 92-page bulletin that serves as a complete source for brambles production. The cost is $16.33. ... Diseases/Insects in Home Fruit Plantings – A 35-page guide for home fruit production and management of insects and ... managing, harvesting and marketing for grape operations. The cost is $19.70. • Midwest Home Fruit Production ...

  9. OSU Sustainable Ag Tours Set: ‘Learn from the Farmers Themselves’

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-sustainable-ag-tours-set-%E2%80%98learn-farmers-themselves%E2%80%99

    series is a unique opportunity “to see, taste, feel and learn what alternative production systems are all ... tours in the series, all of which are free: • June 15, Freshwater Fish Production at Urbana’s Freshwater ... Wooster. The farm conducts field tests on managing melon pests. Featured will be trials using row crops and ...

  10. Ag Economist: Look to Long-Term Sustainability to Solve Food Crisis

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ag-economist-look-long-term-sustainability-solve-food-crisis

    specifically oil production. "The days of cheap oil are over. There are indications that the world has ... peaked in oil production, and oil is at the core of many of the world's problems," said ... becoming uneconomical." Another element is the growing gap between agricultural production and global ...

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