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  1. Take-Home Messages from Organic Corn Management Survey

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    Pennsylvania. Of the 1,495 farms who grew corn in 2017 we received 859 usable responses (57.4% response rate, ... Researchers and educators should note that organic corn in this region is typically grown on dairy, livestock, ... and other diversified operations. More than half of the organic corn grown is used as on-farm feed. ...

  2. A Profile of Organic Corn Production in the Midwest and Northeast

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    Practices Will Help.  Aside from USDA census data, relatively little is known about organic grain farms and ... their management practices. Additional information will be help guide education and research initiatives ... produce about 20% of the nation’s organic corn.(USDA 2017) Survey questions covered overall farm ...

  3. Organic Farm Management Studies

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    farmers. Effective research and outreach efforts need to keep the special characteristics of organic ... Ohio Ohio's organic farming community is experiencing rapid growth. According to the most recent ... as.... 4th in the number of organic corn farms. 4th in the number of organic soybean farms. 5th in the ...

  4. Manure Science Review and other Upcoming Events

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    Sustainable Farm Tour series July 13 Insect Night (Wooster) July 15 Solar Leasing 101 (London and Xenia) July ... https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/day-for-making-the-most-manure Other Upcoming Events of Interest July 13 Pioneering Urban Farm Tour (Columbus)- part of OEFFA ... Farming with Weather Extremes (Plain City) 19 Sharpening Your Scouting Skills for Invasive Species ...

  5. Weather, tariffs, lack of planting yields increasing farm stress

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    Weather, tariffs, lack of planting yields increasing farm stress (Ohio's Country Journal) ...

  6. Resources on Prevented Planting Acres

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    acres. USDA announcement on Disaster and Trade-Related Assistance.  Ohio Ag Law Blog--Risk Management ...

  7. Funds Available for Extension Educators to Attend Organic Agronomy Training Series

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    number of certified organic farms and 2nd in the number of acres being transitioned to organic production ... Series). The OSU Sustainable Ag Team has SARE funding which can provide a full scholarship to any Extension ... Ecological Food and Farm Association has prepared an analaysis of the USDA Census of Agriculture and the ...

  8. Soil Balancing Team Resources

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    The following resources are available to share our research results, along with basic information ... Soil Balancing and its Application Soil Balancing Call-in Conversations Researchers, educators, and ... Daily news site.   Research Results Five-Year Study Results article from VegNet, May 2019.  Coming Soon: ...

  9. New Organic Cucurbit Varieties Result From Participatory Research at Cornell

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    Initiative, as well as the Organic Farming Research Foundation, Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education ... seed companies, Extension researchers developed new varieties with organic producers in mind, focusing ... Sustainable Organic Cucurbit Project has received funding from the USDA Organic Research and Extension ...

  10. Two-Day Ohio Compost Operator Education Course

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    Organic growers know the importance of quality compost for improving farm yields and soil health. ... But compost might also boost farm income as a product offered for sale. “Every compost producer in the ... state runs out every year, so there’s definitely a demand,” says Fred Michel, a researcher at The Ohio ...

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