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  1. A Clean Greenhouse Means Healthier Plants

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/clean-greenhouse-means-healthier-plants

    July 10, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- The cleaner the greenhouse, the fewer the problems with insects and ... plant diseases. That's the message Steve Nameth, an Ohio State University plant pathologist, is ... Nameth will discuss the importance of greenhouse sanitation at the 2002 Ohio Florists' Association ...

  2. Learn Your Bugs: Beneficial Insects Can Help Control Garden Pests

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-your-bugs-beneficial-insects-can-help-control-garden-pests

    June 27, 2001 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Garden lovers looking for a more natural way to control ornamental ... provided a suitable habitat and ample food and water, said Barb Bloetscher, an Ohio State University ... Ohioline's website at http://www.ag.ohio-state.edu/~ohioline/lines/pests.html#PST.7. Candace Pollock Barb ...

  3. Ag Economist Summarizes Themes of New Farm Bill

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ag-economist-summarizes-themes-new-farm-bill

    July 1, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- With over 600 pages and 15 titles, grasping a firm understanding of ... the 2008 Farm Bill can be a daunting task. But an Ohio State University agricultural economist has ... Zulauf, who also holds an appointment with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center. The four ...

  4. Precision Agriculture Not Just for Conventional Farming

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/precision-agriculture-not-just-conventional-farming

    pollock.58@osu.edu. COLUMBUS, Ohio- Precision agriculture techniques, generally applied to field crops such as corn ... and soybeans, are being used to improve production of high value commodity crops. Ohio State ... Positioning System) to create yield maps that document field yield variability. Reza Ehsani, an Ohio State ...

  5. Now's the Time for Fall Herbicide Treatments

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/nows-time-fall-herbicide-treatments

    October 12, 2004 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Now that Ohio has experienced its first frost of the season, ... Stachler, an Ohio State University Extension weed specialist, said that attacking winter annuals and simple ...

  6. Fertilizer Costs May Be on the Rise Again for Growers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fertilizer-costs-may-be-rise-again-growers

    August 24, 2004 COLUMBUS, Ohio — U.S. growers may be in for another year of high fertilizer costs. ... $6.20 to $6.50 per million BTUs (British Thermal Units) this fall," said Matt Roberts, an Ohio ...

  7. New Extension Tool to Help Make Gardening Easier

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-extension-tool-help-make-gardening-easier

    292-3799 or pollock.58@ag.osu.edu NEW CARLISLE, Ohio-- Spring is here and the garden in your front yard is ... short. Jim Jasinski, an Ohio State University Extension educator in Champaign County, has developed ... Carlisle, Ohio, located off state Route 235. MeadowView general manager Earl Robinson, Jr., sees the ...

  8. Eating 'Green' Could be Beneficial

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/eating-green-could-be-beneficial

    July 24, 2000 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Chlorophyll has long been touted as a holistic healing aid, with ... plant pigments with health-promoting effects? Researchers at Ohio State University decided to find out. ... vegetables that look as green as fresh-picked." From the Ohio State studies, the researchers concluded ...

  9. Winning the War Against Soybean Rust Requires a Strategy

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/winning-war-against-soybean-rust-requires-strategy

    January 19, 2005 COLUMBUS, Ohio — The best weapon growers have to fighting soybean rust is ... Erdal Ozkan, an Ohio State University Extension agricultural engineer, said that how uniformly ... will make an appearance in Ohio, but growers are being encouraged to be prepared nonetheless. ...

  10. How to Control Weeds in Continuous Corn

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/how-control-weeds-continuous-corn

    March 1, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Planting continuous corn may promote greater weed control problems, ... to," said Mark Loux, an Ohio State University Extension weed specialist. "However, we are not ... in winter annual weeds and dandelions," said Loux, who also holds an Ohio Agricultural Research ...

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