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  1. $250,000 grant received to explore new strawberry production techniques

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/connections-newsletter/winter-2022-achievements-edition/250000-grant-received-explore-new

    continue to research profitable new season extension methods that can be adopted by Ohio farms. To see ... have outstanding market potential, however the number of farms growing strawberries and strawberry ... University strawberry researchers and farmers to develop and modify strawberry production systems that may ...

  2. New grant dollars to aid tomato soil health research, crop management

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/connections-newsletter/winter-2022-achievements-edition/new-grant-dollars-aid-tomato-soil

    will aid researchers in finding answers.  New and emerging tomato production research will help farmers ... the tomato industry is one of the important agriculture sectors contributing to Ohio’s farm economy, ... health, tomato health and quality, and economic crop productivity. The effects of current farming ...

  3. USDA grant to help explore soil health and disease management of high tunnels

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/connections-newsletter/winter-2022-achievements-edition/usda-grant-help-explore-soil

    State University South Centers will help research and develop crop management techniques to increase the ... farmers. The research project is titled “Enhancing Regional Adoption of Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation for ... research and they are volunteering the use of their high tunnels to collect soil and plant samples ...

  4. Home

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    experience injuries that limit their ability to perform essential tasks. ​1 out of 14 Ohio farm families ... experience a farm-related injury each year ​Some agricultural workers acquire disabilities through ... off-the-farm incidents, illness, or health problems such as heart disease, arthritis, or cancer ​After ...

  5. New partners move into Endeavor Center, space still available

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/connections-newsletter/winter-2022-achievements-edition/new-partners-move-endeavor-center

    experienced significant challenges during the pandemic.  The doors to the facility were closed while employees ... any questions regarding usage of the facility. ...

  6. South Centers Turns 30

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/connections-newsletter/winter-2022-achievements-edition/south-centers-turns-30

    research, education, entrepreneurial application, and collaborative partnerships in Southern Ohio with an ... Catering, program updates, tours of the facilities, and a special presentation honoring four employees who ... Environmental Sciences.  “We are one college across 3 campuses, with our faculty research, teaching, and ...

  7. Back to the Basics

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/connections-newsletter/winter-2022-achievements-edition/back-the-basics

    programming,” he said. “The results of this survey research confirmed the principles that I have been adhering ... to when providing unbiased research-based information to Amish and Mennonite produce farmers” Data ... with other farmers within the community by 95.7% of respondents. Office visits and farm visits were ...

  8. Researching the effectiveness of laser bird deterrent devices

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/connections-newsletter/winter-2022-achievements-edition/researching-the-effectiveness

    laser units at cost. Three were installed at OSU research centers in Kingsville, Piketon, and Wooster ... challenge for commercial fruit growers. Growers and researchers are constantly looking for easier and more ... that we are testing may provide some relief to growers.” Gao spent much of 2021 researching the ...

  9. New program to help train Ohio minority and socially disadvantaged farmers

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/connections-newsletter/winter-2022-achievements-edition/new-program-help-train-ohio

    a major barrier for many socially disadvantaged people to adopt farming as an occupation. For many ... minorities and socially disadvantaged farmers, to expand their farms and manage their cropland, they need to ... have educational opportunities to increase their farming knowledge and experiences.  Two grants, one ...

  10. Highlights of the Fruit Extension Program and Research Projects

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/newsletter/connections-newsletter/winter-2022-achievements-edition/highlights-the-fruit-extension

    By Dr. Gary Gao, Professor and Small Fruits Specialist and Ryan Slaughter, Research Assistant II ... throughout. Fall Fruit Research Updates and Live Q&A II The usual Blueberry, Bramble, and Grape Field ... Night in July or August was replaced with Fall Fruit Research Updates with Live Q&A delivered ...

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