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  1. Farm Transitions are Easier with Planning

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/farm-transitions-are-easier-planning

    agricultural attorneys about a farm owner passing away suddenly, being admitted to a care facility, or other ... Many of our farms in Ohio are family operated and owned. There is also a considerable expectation ... that the next generation will someday take over the family farming operation. This article will not ...

  2. Fairfield County Agriculture Center

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/program-areas/master-gardener-volunteers/photo-gallery/fairfield-county-agriculture-center

    to renovate the existing landscape at the  Fairfield County Ag Center  with new plant material and label ... plantings for visitors to the Ag Center to learn more about plant combinations  being used.   This project ... we will need to research deer resistant plants, look for plants that will be pleasing to the public ...

  3. Grain Bin Safety Week & IPM Scouting Program

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/grain-bin-safety-week-ipm-scouting-program

    Grain Bin Safety Week Farming consistently ranks as one of the most hazardous job occupations and ... according to the Ohio State University Extension Farm Safety and Health program, on average, 26 Ohio farm ... workers lose their lives to production agriculture each year. Grain bins present one of those farm hazards ...

  4. 4-H Prepares Youth to be Engaged Citizens

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/4-h-prepares-youth-be-engaged-citizens-0

    at the Wayne County Fair. What Impact Does 4-H Have on Youth? Starting in 2002 researchers at Tufts ... University started a research study of 4-H youth across 44 states in comparison to youth involved in other ... researchers followed the same set of more than 7,000 youth from fifth grade through 11 th grade while adding ...

  5. How (and why) CFAES faculty should apply for the Food Systems Leadership Institute

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/features/how-and-why-cfaes-faculty-should-apply-for-the-food-systems-leadership-institute

    agricultural administration and CFAES dean; Gary Pierzynski, CFAES associate dean for research and graduate ...

  6. Global Water Institute leads effort to improve water and food security with the Navajo Nation

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/global-water-institute-leads-effort-improve-water-and-food-security-with-the-navajo

    Chris Booker COLUMBUS, Ohio–A new effort led by researchers at The Ohio State University will help ... evaluation research to determine the project’s effectiveness and impacts. An important component of the ... security.  For this convergent research project, in addition to the external partners, GWI is working with ...

  7. Chow Line: Is it food poisoning?

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/chow-line-is-it-food-poisoning

    State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and its outreach and research ... arms, Ohio State University Extension and the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center. Send ...

  8. Student Feature: Todd Peterson

    https://hcs.osu.edu/news/student-feature-todd-peterson

    farm, I've always been interested in plant science, but it wasn't until I joined the FFA ... dual degrees?  ​After graduation, I plan on either getting a job in industry as an agronomy researcher ... or working at my family's farm.   ...

  9. Adding Value with Beef and Dairy Crossbreeding

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/adding-value-beef-and-dairy-crossbreeding

    modern beef and dairy breeds. Yes, some dual-purpose breeds are still preferred on small farms or ... result is that the farm’s top cows produce nearly all heifer calves for replacements, which increases the ... farm’s overall production and genetic improvement, while the bottom cows produce a crossbreed offspring ...

  10. The Controlled Environment Food Production Research Complex

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/features/the-controlled-environment-food-production-research-complex

    this facility—research of modern, sustainable food production technologies, including soilless and ... where CFAES faculty and students have taken the lead, college facilities have lagged behind and might ... the forefront of controlled environment food production research will make a difference. The focus in ...

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