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  1. 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 ...

  2. Agriculture Event Will Help Farmers Brush Up on Financial Know-How

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/agriculture-event-will-help-farmers-brush-financial-know-how

    business management and assistant professor in AEDE will share his insight of farm production management in ... consumers' continued demand for agricultural products, despite the country's economic state, has proven ... Review Manager. "At the same time, farmers will have to be more diligent than ever in their planning ...

  3. High Tunnel Workshop Offers Farmers Options to Increase Profits

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/high-tunnel-workshop-offers-farmers-options-increase-profits

    tunnel economics; high tunnel raspberry production; micro-irrigation setup and management; and U.S. ... include site and crop selection; tunnel construction and management; pest and environmental control; high ... raspberry production all the way to December using high tunnels, compared to field raspberries with ...

  4. New Beef Position to Focus on Animal Care, Food Safety and Profitability

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-beef-position-focus-animal-care-food-safety-and-profitability

    position in Ohio State University Extension will address animal welfare, beef management and production ... production, adoption of on-farm management practices and marketing techniques that will add value to the ... across all industry sectors to add economic value to Ohio’s beef production,” said Elizabeth Harsh, ...

  5. Selling Direct to Consumers Can Net Farmers and Producers More Money, Ohio State Expert Says

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/selling-direct-consumers-can-net-farmers-and-producers-more-money-ohio-state-expert

    include: Vegetable Disease and Insect Management; Beef Production; Website Design; Invasive Species; ... market and sell their products directly to consumers can increase their farm income substantially by ... buy products from as close to home as possible, said Mark Mechling, an OSU Extension Agriculture ...

  6. One-Stop Agronomic Resource Still Going Strong After 40 Years

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/one-stop-agronomic-resource-still-going-strong-after-40-years

    providing Ohio farmers with everything they ever wanted to know about crop production and management with ... production, multiple cropping, pasture and grazing management, alternative crops, seed quality, weed ... of recommendations and information about crop production to producers in an all-in-one reference ...

  7. Strategies to Help Control Mastitis to be Discussed at Dairy Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/strategies-help-control-mastitis-be-discussed-dairy-conference

    October 30, 2001 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Effectively managing the period between lactation and calving of ... production. Richard Meiring, of Ohio State University's Clinical and Veterinary Preventive Medicine, said ... "Management techniques that are conducted during lactation to prevent infections are not normally followed ...

  8. Feeding Wheat Grain to Livestock? Get it Tested for Vomitoxin First

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/feeding-wheat-grain-livestock-get-it-tested-vomitoxin-first

    safe to feed to livestock.   To avoid any health problems in cattle, swine, poultry and other animals, ... except swine, wheat containing vomitoxin at up to 5 parts per million can be fed if it composes no more ... than 40 percent of the diet. Wheat containing 5 parts per million vomitoxin can be fed to swine if it ...

  9. Blowing in the Wind: OSU Extension Helps Communities Develop Wind Energy Projects

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/blowing-wind-osu-extension-helps-communities-develop-wind-energy-projects

    's Timber Road II Wind Farm-- have recently been completed, dotting the landscape with 207 large turbines ... According to project developers, the Blue Creek and Timber Road II wind farms created 495 construction jobs ... County and the rest in Paulding County. The Timber Road II Wind Farm's 55 turbines, meanwhile, are ...

  10. OARDC Recognizes Composting, Bioproducts, Bioenergy Leader

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-recognizes-composting-bioproducts-bioenergy-leader

    natural fibers for manufacturing new biocomposites; and refining a process to convert swine manure into ... systems for swine and poultry producers, including Daylay Egg Farm’s composting facility for unamended ... poultry manure and 4-M Farm’s high-rise hog building, a unique system for handling swine manure as a solid ...

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