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  1. Safety and Health Topics for your Winter Programs

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/december-2018/announcements/safety-and-health-topics-your-winter-programs

    Farm Respiratory Hazards on the Farm Grain Facility Safety and Health First Aid on the Farm Sun Safety ... Please consider safety for your late winter and early spring producer meetings – or county Farm ... audiences. The diversity of the workers is reflective in the culture of farming, where there is a range of ...

  2. Specialty Crop Growers' Roundtable

    https://offer.osu.edu/events/specialty-crop-growers-roundtable

    from other growers and research-extension personnel can help. Come to share, listen, observe, and ... Fee: $20 for first person from a farm or operation, $10/person for all other members of the same farm ... laboratory, greenhouse, high tunnel, and other facilities may be possible) … speaker/exhibitor handouts ...

  3. Ohio Compost Operator Education Course

    https://offer.osu.edu/events/ohio-compost-operator-education-course

    Ohio Compost Operator Education Course   |   March 27-28  |   OSU Wooster Campus Learn the nuts ... and bolts of running a large commercial composting facility. This 2-day course covers the science of ...

  4. Agroecosystems Management Program Warner Grants for Sustainable Agriculture due March 4

    https://offer.osu.edu/events/agroecosystems-management-program-warner-grants-sustainable-agriculture-due-march-4

    promote on-farm research in sustainable agriculture. This program, the Warner Grants for Sustainable ... for on-farm research in sustainable agriculture related to crop (agronomic and horticultural) and ...

  5. Ohio State Extension Fact Sheets on Organic Farming

    https://offer.osu.edu/resources/ohio-state-extension-fact-sheets

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-5 Sustainable Crop Rotations with Cover Crops SAG-9 https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-9 Farm ... Management Grants and Low-Interest Loans for Ohio Small Farms ANR-63 ... useful topics including disease identification, farm management, and more. Search Ohio State's full ...

  6. Brazilian Scholar Advances Research on Small Fruits in Controlled Environments

    https://ipa.osu.edu/international-perspectives/visitor-perspectives/brazilian-scholar-advances-research-small-fruits

    Biochemistry Program. I’m also currently a visiting scholar at The Ohio State University, researching small ... paid for orange growers. Soon after, I began my M.Sc. in Horticulture researching blueberries grown in ... furthering the research on small fruit production in non-traditional regions and off-season harvesting, ...

  7. Research Land

    https://offer.osu.edu/resources/research-land

    Research Land and Facilities There are 80 acres of certified organic land available to conduct ... organic research at the Wooster campus of the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC).  ... The farms are located on opposite sides of Apple Creek Road between Apple Creek and Wooster. West ...

  8. On-Farm Grain Storage Facility Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/november-2018/injury-prevention/farm-grain-storage-facility-safety

    Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Coordinator As harvest finishes up, thoughts about on-farm ... to your facility. For more information about OSU Ag Safety visit http://www.agsafety.osu.edu or ... injuries associated with grain handling facilities include slips, trips and falls; blunt trauma incidents; ...

  9. To each their own: case studies of four successful, small-scale organic vegetable farmers with distinct weed management strategies

    https://offer.osu.edu/node/58

    Food Systems. Four small-scale organic vegetable farms in New England with different weed management ... researchers interviewed farmers about their weed management philosophy and also measured their weed seedbanks. ... Table 1. Characteristics of farms assessed. From Table 1 in Brown and Gallandt (2017). Farmer Weed ...

  10. Organic Weed Management

    https://offer.osu.edu/research/eco-weed-mngt

    conventional farmers who desire to transition. In response, researchers have invested heavily in the study of ... ecological weed management approaches for organic farms.  Ecological weed management (EWM) is a suite of weed ... control, and can be used in organic farming systems or to reduce herbicide use in conventional or ...

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