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  1. Fall Agritourism Preparedness

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2015/emergency-management/fall-agritourism-preparedness

    a variety of safety concerns for owners of corn mazes, pumpkin patches, haunted houses, and other fall ... Pumpkin patches seem like simple locales of safe fall fun, and they can be, if safety precautions are ... taken by visitors and staff alike.  Ensure that the paths in the patch are clear and free of debris. ...

  2. Diagnose Woody Plant Pests and Diseases at Plant Diagnostic Academy

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/diagnose-woody-plant-pests-and-diseases-plant-diagnostic-academy

    April 23, 2009 DAYTON, Ohio-- Diagnosing pest and disease problems of woody plants isn't ... Stewards Team and the OSU Extension, Nursery, Landscape and Turf Team (ENLTT), will be held May 19-21 at ... diseases," said Kathy Smith, an OSU Extension associate in forestry. "It's more than just throwing ...

  3. Feb. 23: What's That Wood? Workshop in Southern Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/feb-23-whats-wood-workshop-southern-ohio

    than softwoods? What does it mean for a hardwood to be diffuse porous, ring porous or semi-ring porous? ...

  4. Waterman Agricultural & Natural Resources Laboratory

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/waterman-agricultural-natural-resources-laboratory

    opportunities in the areas of turf science, dairy management and research, entomology, ecological engineering, ...

  5. Soybean Rust Predicted to Hit Ohio, But When?

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/soybean-rust-predicted-hit-ohio-when

    State University Extension and research plant pathologist. But the question remains whether the disease ... encounter low levels of the disease, but at what point during the growing season is an uncertainty," ... impact, soybean rust showed up on kudzu in Kentucky in November, and the disease survived over winter in ...

  6. Field Crop Irrigation May Work For Some Ohio Growers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/field-crop-irrigation-may-work-some-ohio-growers

    irrigation approaches," said Larry Brown, an Ohio State University Extension agricultural engineer and ... conditions." According to the most recent statistics available to Brown- a limited survey he conducted in 1989- ... possibly twice that, said Brown, but no comprehensive survey has been conducted recently. Irrigation ...

  7. Miscanthus Being Evaluated as Potential Ohio Biomass Crop

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/miscanthus-being-evaluated-potential-ohio-biomass-crop

    types. Maurus Brown, an OSU Extension bioenergy and specialty crop specialist, hopes that successful ... industry," said Brown. Brown is collaborating with Mendel Biotechnology, a developer of energy crops, on the ... harvesting and marketing the biomass crop," said Brown. "In addition, we also want to learn more ...

  8. With a Little Help Freeze-Damaged Plants Can Bounce Back

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/little-help-freeze-damaged-plants-can-bounce-back

    progresses: • For perennials, cut brown foliage back to the crown of the plant to encourage new growth. ... that have been damaged from the cold weather will turn brown around leaf edges and begin to defoliate. ... plant material sit can cause a disease called Botrytis blight. "The disease is favored by cool, ...

  9. Pumpkin Field Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/pumpkin-field-day

    This year’s Aug. 18 Pumpkin Field Day will offer growers valuable research updates regarding ... disease, insect and weed control as well as state-of-the-art demonstrations on the use of unmanned aerial ... fields to help detect diseases such as powdery mildew and downy mildew on pumpkins and cucumbers, ...

  10. Learn About Blueberry Production at OPGMA Congress

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-about-blueberry-production-opgma-congress

    plagued as much by insects and diseases," said Brown. "So that really opens the doors for ... and Marketers Association Congress. Maurus Brown, an Ohio State University small fruit specialist with ... learning how to grow the crops and then worry about selling them after harvest," said Brown. "But ...

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