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  1. Ohio Victory Gardens

    vegetables and herbs to the effort. The idea was wildly successful, growing an army of amateur gardeners and ... serving to boost morale and patriotism. While we’re not in wartime, we can all commiserate the past few ... Victory Gardens originated during World War I, an answer to a severe food shortage at the time. ...

  2. US Dairy Herds and Policy and the 2022 Census of Agriculture

    had 50-99 cows.  Another 11,942 farms had milk cows on December 31, 2022 but had not sold any milk ... farmdoc daily of November 22, 2021. Discussion:   Even relative to the notable historical decline in US ... current dairy policy play in the post-2017 consolidation?” Dairy Farms:   According to the 2022 Census, ...

  3. Big Swings Ahead for Planting, Growing and Harvest Season

    As El Niño  continues to weaken in the eastern Pacific Ocean the "rapid change" often ... leads to a wetting up as we discussed last time for a part of spring. This wetting up has occurred ... across Ohio in the last month with some areas wetter than others and could continue into May but to ...

  4. 4-H Youth 2024 Quality Assurance Dates

    Clermont County Quality Assurance must be completed by June 1st to participate in the County and ... State Fair. Test Out Options April 27, 2024 9:30a-11:30a (4-H Hall Kitchen) By appointment email  ... neal.331@osu.edu  or  kassay.4@osu.edu Click here  to view and download a Quality Assurance Test Study Guide Online ...

  5. CFAES Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Offers Workshops

    CFAES is committed to ensuring that all of its research and related educational programming are ... available to clientele on a nondiscriminatory basis. The next diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI)-focused ... workshops in CFAES include:  April 18 (12-1:30 p.m.) — Responding to Microaggressions: Bystander ...

  6. Alfalfa Weevil Activity is Beginning to Peak

    the northern part of the state, it is still important to scout. Alfalfa weevil is active, despite not ... have contributed to a significant jump in GDD and ramped up alfalfa weevil larval feeding. As of ... writing this (Jan. 1 – April 14), heat units range from 399 in southwest Ohio to 190 in northeast Ohio. ...

  7. University Releases New Requirements for Multimedia Release

    this event if you wish to attend but not have your picture used in any way.  Learn about when ... a multimedia release is and is not required and download a Multimedia Crowd Notification Sign here ... Effective April 1, 2024, the university will implement new guidelines on multimedia release for ...

  8. 2024 Hardin County Horse Banquet

    https://hardin.osu.edu/news/2024-livestock-commodity-banquet-dates-and-r... with applications due March 29th. As in the past, the new 2024 Horse King, Queen, Prince, and ... The ninth annual Hardin County Horse Banquet will be held on Saturday, April 13 at the Kenton ... Moose Family Center. The doors will open at 5:30 pm for a silent auction to raise funds for the ...

  9. Crop Tree Management: A Tool to Help You Achieve Your Woodland Goals

    general, younger stands will require more crop trees to be released since not all crop trees will survive ... a good idea to mark them with different colored flagging and evaluate the planned release. While ... for home and farm use or to provide periodic income. Most aspire to maintain or improve the health, ...

  10. Forage Weeds: Fall Forgotten and Spring Startups

    competitive in forage stands. The seeds of common cocklebur are toxic to livestock and maintain toxicity when ... small and have not lived through the winter, but there is a window in the spring to control anything ... Spring means rapid forage growth, but it also means rapid weed growth. Due to the variability of ...

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