Labor Day- Office Closed
Two PAID Internship Opportunities
The deadline is October 1 for online applications for American Floral Endowment’s Vic & Margaret Ball Intern Scholarship Program and the Mosmiller Intern Scholarship Program. Completing one of AFE’s two floriculture and horticulture internship program ...
Ohio Grape and Wine Day!
Check out this article about Ohio Grape and Wine Day with HCS' very own Dr. Dami. Winter likely to turn grape harvest sour By MARK TODD – Staff Writer – firstname.lastname@example.org Posted: Thursday, August 14, 2014 12:00 am KINGSVILLE TOWNSHIP — By any st ...
Beginner's Beekeeping Course
Are you interested in keeping honeybees or would like more information to make that decision? Over the course of the four weeks, learn from experienced beekeepers what you need to know about starting your own beekeeping business venture. See flyer for ful ...
Two HCS students win scholarships from the American Floral Endowment
Horticulture and Crop Science seniors, Joshua Henry and Amy Miller, were awarded scholarships from the American Floral Endowment. According to their webiste, the American Floral Endowment (AFE) " is an independent nonprofit organization that funds re ...
Miami County Local Food Summit
Cost: FREE (includes special local lunch provided by the Miami County Foundation). ABOUT: Across the nation, local foods have emerged as a growing business sector. This summit will bring together agricultural people and industries, public policymakers, p ...
American Society of Agronomy Announces 2014 Award Recipient
Steven Charles Parker, Ohio State Agronomy Club, East Canton, OH – Greenfield Scholars: Steven Parker is a student at The Ohio State University. He is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Sustainable Plant Systems with a Specialization in Agronomy. His minor w ...
HCS Alumni in the news!
Horticultural Heaven Local horticulturists bring produce and stories to Yellow Springs Corner Cone Farmers Market. By Carol Siyahi Hicks At Partridge Pear Gardens heirloom vegetable stand in the Yellow Springs Corner Cone Farmers Market, you may acquire m ...
Food Safety with HCS' Lindsey Hoover
Food safety training continues for fruit, vegetable farmers By Martha Filipic | Posted on 7/17/2014 GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – An Aug. 13 session will mark the end of the season's trainings for on-farm fruit and vegetable microbial safety, but organizers are ...
Legal issues with Palmer amaranth cropping up in Ohio
July 16, 2014 By Matt Reese With the high stakes involved in the costly spread of glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth, there are inevitable legal implications. In its first run-in with Ohio law, the noxious weed is tangled up with the Conservation Reserv ...