CFAES Give Today
News Releases Archive (Prior to 2011)

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences

CFAES

Search results

Search results

  1. Manure Spreader Calibration

    https://wayne.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/manure-spreader-calibration

              Invariably when I talk about manure spreader calibration there are a few chuckles.  The image of a manure spreader doesn’t call to mind a piece of equipment that needs calibration; it is the equivalent of a hammer in a carpenter’s toolbox.  No c ...

  2. Dairy Conferences Provide Learning Opportunities

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/dairy-conferences-provide-learning-opportunities

              There are two dairy conferences scheduled in early March that will provide area dairy producers with the opportunity to learn skills and hear information that can help them with the production management and financial management tasks of operati ...

  3. 4-H Open House

    https://wayne.osu.edu/events/4-h-open-house

    Wayne County 4-H Open House Monday February 27, 2017 6:00 – 8:00 pm Fisher Auditorium, OSU Wooster Campus Parents and youth are invited to drop in and learn more about 4-H.  You can come and go anytime during the 6-8 pm time frame – you don’t have to stay ...

  4. Frost Seeding with a Drill

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/frost-seeding-drill

    Typically the period between mid to late February and the end of March can work well to renovate and improve pastures by frost seeding clover with a broadcast spreader and then letting the freeze/thaw cycles that occur work that seed into the soil to get ...

  5. IPM SCOUTING PROGRAM ENROLLMENT

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/ipm-scouting-program-enrollment

    The Wayne County Extension office will again be offering an integrated pest management (IPM) scouting program during the 2017 growing season from the end of April through August.  The scouting program is offered for the agronomic crops of alfalfa, corn an ...

  6. Family Farm Business Meetings Important

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/family-farm-business-meetings-important

              It is hard work to pass on a family business.  Statistics indicate that 65% of all family businesses fail after two generations and 90% fail after three generations.  When most family businesses are asked what factors they think are most likely ...

  7. 4-H News and Notes: January 27, 2017

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/4-h-news-and-notes-january-27-2017

    Dear 4-H Members, Parents, and Advisors, Listed below are a few important reminders and announcements.  Please click the links below for more details. 4-H Livestock, Avian, Dairy, Equine, and Meats Judging Teams Now Forming.   New this year we will have a ...

  8. 2017 4-H Judging and Bowl Teams Now Forming

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/2017-4-h-judging-and-bowl-teams-now-forming

    Livestock, avian, dairy, equine, and meats judging and bowl teams are now forming.  Here is a list of coaches and their contact information.  Please reach out to them if you're interested in being a part of their team for this year. ...

  9. Winter Teat Care for Dairy Cows

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/winter-teat-care-dairy-cows

              Winter, with its accompanying cold temperatures can present a challenge for mastitis control.  Cold weather can cause chapped and/or cracked teats providing an opportunity for bacteria to colonize those cracks and gain entry into the teat during ...

  10. 4-H News and Notes: January 13, 2017

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/4-h-news-and-notes-january-13-2017

    Dear 4-H Members, Parents, and Advisors, Listed below are a few important reminders and announcements.  Please click the headlines for more details. Wayne County 4-H Food and Fashion Board Invites You on an Adventure to New York City.   This exciting trip ...

Pages