Ohio State Food, Ag, Env Calendar Listings as of Nov. 3

November 3, 2011

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Here are upcoming events involving Ohio State University's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences:

November

Nov. 3: Sustaining Agronomic Productivity by Conservation Tillage in the Humid Tropics, 3:30-4:30 p.m., 103 Kottman Hall, Ohio State University, 2021 Coffey Road, Columbus, with video link to 123 Williams Hall, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster. Seminar sponsored by School of Environment and Natural Resources; speaker is Florent Tivet, CIRAD (national agricultural research and development center), Paris, France. Free. Information: 614-292-2265 or 330-263-3659.

Nov. 3: Early registration deadline for Renewable Energy Workshop, which is on Nov. 10 at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster. $25 by Nov. 3; $35 after; college students, $10. Information: http://go.osu.edu/GJ3 (pdf) or 330-202-3533.

Nov. 8-9: OSU Income Tax School, first day 9 a.m.-5 p.m., second day 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Presidential Banquet Center, 4548 Presidential Way, Dayton. Workshop on preparing and filing federal and state tax returns for individuals and small businesses; some experience required. Preregistration $330; late registration $355. Information: http://incometaxschools.osu.edu or 614-292-6308.

Nov. 9: Registration deadline for Bucking Hardwood Logs for Urban Tree Professionals, a workshop on Nov. 15 at the Public Works Complex, 815 E. Poe Road, Bowling Green. Training session for urban foresters and tree professionals; continuing education credits available. $30. Register at http://go.osu.edu/GXG. Information: http://go.osu.edu/GNu or 614-688-3421.

Nov. 10: Renewable Energy Workshop, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster. Sessions on using waste to generate energy and renewable resources to create plastics, foams and other materials. Registration $25 by Nov. 3; $35 after Nov. 3; college students, $10. Information: http://go.osu.edu/GJ3 (pdf) or 330-202-3533.

Nov. 10: Registration deadline for Ohio Farmland Preservation Summit, which is Nov. 17 at the Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, Ohio State University, 2201 Fred Taylor Drive, Columbus. For local officials, land trust leadership and members, farmers, landowners, planners, agency personnel, economic development professionals, and others; keynote speaker is Jon Scholl, president, American Farmland Trust. $40. Information: http://cffpi.osu.edu/summit11.htm or 614-247-6479.

Nov. 14-15: OSU Income Tax School, first day 9 a.m.-5 p.m., second day 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., 
Bridgewater Banquet and Conference Center, 10561 Sawmill Parkway, Powell. Workshop on preparing and filing federal and state tax returns for individuals and small businesses; some experience required. Preregistration $330; late registration $355; extra ethics session on first day, 5:15-7:15 p.m., $60. Information: http://incometaxschools.osu.edu or 614-292-6308.

Nov. 15: Bucking Hardwood Logs for Urban Tree Professionals, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Public Works Complex, 815 E. Poe Road, Bowling Green. Training session for urban foresters and tree professionals; continuing education credits available. $30. Register at http://go.osu.edu/GXG. Information: http://go.osu.edu/GNu or 614-688-3421.

CANCELLED: Nov. 16: Winterizing Grape Plants, 6-8 p.m., Ohio State University South Centers, 1864 Shyville Road, Piketon. Workshop for growers. $5. Information: 740-289-2071 or strawser-moose.1@osu.edu.

Nov. 17-18: OSU Income Tax School, first day 9 a.m.-5 p.m., second day 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Ole Zim’s Wagon Shed
, 1375 State Route 590, Gibsonburg. Workshop on preparing and filing federal and state tax returns for individuals and small businesses; some experience required. Preregistration $330; late registration $355. Information: http://incometaxschools.osu.edu or 614-292-6308.

Nov. 17: Rivers as Conduits and Reactors of Carbon and Organic Matter Between Land and Oceans, 3:30-4:30 p.m., 103 Kottman Hall, Ohio State University, 2021 Coffey Road, Columbus, with video link to 123 Williams Hall, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster. Seminar sponsored by School of Environment and Natural Resources; speaker is Ohio State scientist Jim Bauer. Free. Information: 614-292-2265 or 330-263-3659.

Nov. 17: Ohio Farmland Preservation Summit, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, Ohio State University, 2201 Fred Taylor Drive, Columbus. For local officials, land trust leadership and members, farmers, landowners, planners, agency personnel, economic development professionals, and others; keynote speaker is Jon Scholl, president, American Farmland Trust. $40 by Nov. 10. Information: http://cffpi.osu.edu/summit11.htm or 614-247-6479.

Nov. 18: Ohio Agricultural Law Symposium, 9 a.m.-4:15 p.m., Ohio Union, Ohio State University, 1739 N. High St., Columbus. $260 for Ohio State Bar Association members; $325 for non-members; participants eligible for six Continuing Legal Education credits. Non-CLE rates are available; call 800-232-2174. Student scholarships are available; contact 614-247-7898 or aglaw@osu.edu.

Nov. 21-22: OSU Income Tax School, first day 9 a.m.-5 p.m., second day 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Kent State University Student Center, Summit Street, Kent. Workshop on preparing and filing federal and state tax returns for individuals and small businesses; some experience required. Preregistration $330; late registration $355; extra ethics session on first day, 5:15-7:15 p.m., $60. Information: http://incometaxschools.osu.edu or 614-292-6308.

Nov. 29-30: OSU Income Tax School, first day 9 a.m.-5 p.m., second day 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Convocation Center, Ashland University, 820 Claremont Ave., Ashland. Workshop on preparing and filing federal and state tax returns for individuals and small businesses; some experience required. Preregistration $330; late registration $355. Information: http://incometaxschools.osu.edu or 614-292-6308.

Nov. 30: Increasing Producer Profits Through Community Supported Agriculture, 6-9 p.m., Miami County office of Ohio State University Extension, 201 W. Main St. (in courthouse), Troy. Workshop to help growers evaluate, develop and sustain CSAs. Limited to 30. Registration $25. Information: 419-354-6916.

December

Dec. 1-2: OSU Income Tax School, first day 9 a.m.-5 p.m., second day 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Ross County Service Center, 475 Western Ave., Chillicothe. Workshop on preparing and filing federal and state tax returns for individuals and small businesses; some experience required. Preregistration $330; late registration $355. Information: http://incometaxschools.osu.edu or 614-292-6308.

Dec. 1: Increasing Producer Profits Through Community Supported Agriculture, 9 a.m.-noon, Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, Ohio State University, 2201 Fred Taylor Dr., Columbus. Workshop to help growers evaluate, develop and sustain CSAs. Limited to 30. Registration $25. Information: 419-354-6916.

Dec. 1: One Health: Environmental Sustainability, Food and Climate Change Across the Disciplines. Web-based seminar sponsored by Ohio State University Climate Change Outreach Team; speaker is Ohio State scientist Lonnie King. Free. Information: http://changingclimate.osu.edu/.

Dec. 5-6: OSU Income Tax School, first day 9 a.m.-5 p.m., second day 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Veterans' Memorial Civic and Convention Center, 7 Towne Square, Lima. Workshop on preparing and filing federal and state tax returns for individuals and small businesses; some experience required. Preregistration $330; late registration $355; extra ethics session on first day, 5:15-7:15 p.m., $60. Information: http://incometaxschools.osu.edu or 614-292-6308.

Dec. 6: Ohio No-Till Conference, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Der Dutchman Restaurant, Plain City. Information: 614-292-6648.

Dec. 7: Increasing Producer Profits Through Community Supported Agriculture, 6-9 p.m., Ohio State University Extension Agricultural Business Enhancement Center, 639 S. Dunbridge Road, Suite 4, Bowling Green. Workshop to help growers evaluate, develop and sustain CSAs. Limited to 30. Registration $25. Information: 419-354-6916.

Dec. 8-9: OSU Income Tax School, first day 9 a.m.-5 p.m., second day 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Campus Center, Ohio University-Zanesville, 1425 Newark Road, Zanesville. Workshop on preparing and filing federal and state tax returns for individuals and small businesses; some experience required. Preregistration $330; late registration $355. Information: http://incometaxschools.osu.edu or 614-292-6308.

Dec. 8: Increasing Producer Profits Through Community Supported Agriculture, 9 a.m.-noon, Lorain County office of Ohio State University Extension, 42110 Russia Road, Elyria. Workshop to help growers evaluate, develop and sustain CSAs. Limited to 30. Registration $25. Information: 419-354-6916.

Dec. 10: Leisure Birding, 9-11 a.m., Seaman Orientation Plaza, Secrest Arboretum, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster. Birdwatching walk led by members of Greater Mohican Audubon Society. Free. Information: 330-464-2148.

Dec. 10: Buckeye Shepherd's Symposium on Small Ruminant Nutrition, 7:30 a.m.-3:45 p.m., Skou Hall, Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute, 1328 Dover Road, Wooster. Educational sessions on sheep and goat nutrition. Information: http://www.ohiosheep.org or 614-246-8299.

January

Jan. 10: Registration deadline for Certified Crop Adviser Exam Training Session on Jan. 18-19 at the Shelby County office of Ohio State University Extension, 810 Fair Road, Sidney. $225. Information: 937-484-1526 or watters.35@cfaes.osu.edu.

Jan. 18-19: Certified Crop Adviser Exam Training Session, Shelby County office of Ohio State University Extension, 810 Fair Road, Sidney. $225. Information: 937-484-1526 or  watters.35@cfaes.osu.edu.

Jan. 31: Ohio Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Conference, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Kalahari Conference Center and Resort, 7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky. Information: http://pested.osu.edu/ or 614-292-4070.

February

Feb. 8: Ohio Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Conference, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., John S. Knight Center, 77 E. Mill St., Akron. Information: http://pested.osu.edu/ or 614-292-4070.

Feb. 15: Ohio Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Conference, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Dayton Convention Center, 22 E. Fifth St., Dayton. Information: http://pested.osu.edu/ or 614-292-4070.

March

March 8: Ohio Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Conference, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High St., Columbus. Information: http://pested.osu.edu/ or 614-292-4070.

Included in Ohio State's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences are the college's academic programs, Ohio State University Extension, the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Stone Lab, Ohio Sea Grant Extension, and the Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute.

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Author(s): 
Kaitlyn Riemenschneider