Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 1
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Following the second warmest winter on record (1895-2023) and near to above average temperatures throughout March, soil temperatures started April off in the low to mid 50s but have since dropped back into the mid-40s to aro ...
Enhanced Soil Carbon Farming as a Climate Solution: Pastures and Hayfields in Ohio
The Sustainable Agroecosystems Lab at The Ohio State University, Departments of Horticulture & Crop Science and Animals Sciences is seeking farmers to participate in an on-farm soil assessment to evaluate soil carbon sequestration under perennial past ...
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OSU’s Farm On financial management course released
A new online farm management course offered by The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) will help Ohio’s beginning farmers qualify for the requirements of the Ohio Department of Agriculture’s Beginning Fa ...
Alfalfa Weevil – Add it to Your Radar Screen
Even though some parts of Ohio have had a slow, cold spring, it’s still time to start thinking about alfalfa weevil scouting. Overwintered adults begin laying eggs when temperatures exceed 48°F. Peak larval activity and feeding damage occur between 325 ...
SENR Seminar Series- Exploring an Understudied Symbiotic Relationship: Birds and their Feather Mites
The SENR Seminar Series welcomes Dr. Than Boves, Associate Professor of Avian Ecology at Arkansas State University, who will present, Exploring an Understudied Symbiotic Relationship: Birds and their Feather Mites on Thursday, April 13, 2023, starting ...
Virtual Spring Wildflower Hike
Spring is a special time of the year to be in the woods! Many of its early occupants such as our state wildflower, Grand White Trillium, are ephemeral in nature and won’t be here long! Join OSU Extension Educator, Carrie Brown, and enjoy these beauties fr ...
Faculty member speaker at TEDxOhioStateUniversity
School of Environment and Natural Resources faculty member Steve Lyon was a speaker at CURRENTS the 2023 TEDxOhioStateUniversity event held on March 4, 2023 at Mershon Auditorium. The full event is available to watch here. ...
RANK: Junior MAJOR: Animal Sciences HOMETOWN: Sierra Vista, AZ What’s your favorite thing about Ohio State? I love all the people I've been able to meet and friends I've made. I also love how many activities and hands on experiences I'm ab ...