Are you interested in learning more about the crop science industry? Or maybe planning on having a career in a related field? Apply today for the AFA Crop Science Institute held in Central Iowa, July 19-21st, 2015. AFA will be selecting up to 75 passionate, talented and committed students who are future leaders in the industry to take part in the AFA Crop Science Institute.
Urban Farms of Central Ohio (UFCO) and the Hoover YMCA Park are currently seeking seven to eight part-time interns for our 2015 joint internship program. This unique program will offer interns the opportunity to gain both experience in small-scale vegetable growing practices and exposure to working within urban community and educational settings.
New OSU time-lapse video series shows weeds after herbicide applications
By Tracy Turner | Posted on 3/3/2015 Source: AgAnswers
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A fascinating new series of time-lapse YouTube videos demonstrates how weeds wither and die after being sprayed with an herbicide.
David Scurlock, of OARDC, was inducted into the Ohio Wine Hall of Fame on February 16 at the Ohio Grape and Wine Conference annual banquet. Congratulations David!
Below are photos from the banquet.
HCS Extension Program Specialist in Weed Science, Bruce Ackley is featured on the CFAES website. The article, Ohio State Guide to Weed Indeficiation Available for Growers, is about the iBook that Bruce and Alyssa Lamb created.
Dr. Mark Loux and Dr. Laura Lindsey are in the news again! See the articles, TakeActionOnWeeds and Soybeans take it on the chin below.
February 23, 2015
By Harold Watters, OSU Extension Field Agronomist
The HCS 2306/5306 Sustainable Vegetable Production Practicum class assembled VegTrug’s in class. The Trugs will be used to grow vegetables for the Ross Hospital Heart Garden. A total of 25 Trug’s will be built.
The garden is being established for Ross Heart Hospital patients who will be working on their cardiac rehabilitation this spring, summer and fall. The garden will serve as both therapy and as a nutritional learning tool for the patients.