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  1. Chow Line: Canned salmon good for omega-3s (1/27/12)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-canned-salmon-good-omega-3s-12712

    a food often isn’t listed on labels, but you can get a general idea by looking at the polyunsaturated fat ... for: EPA (short for eicosapentaenoic acid) and DHA (docosahexaenoic acid). You can generally count on ...

  2. Poinsettia's Poisonous Reputation Persists, Despite Proof to the Contrary

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/poinsettias-poisonous-reputation-persists-despite-proof-contrary

    changes in dietary intake or general behavior pattern.” In other words, not only did it not kill the rats, ... generally don’t require medical treatment, according to the Pet Poison Helpline. The site goes on to note ...

  3. Weather Slowing Corn, Increasing Chances for Pest Problems

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/weather-slowing-corn-increasing-chances-pest-problems

    the pest is not generally a problem for Ohio growers, but when large numbers migrate from the south, ... The biggest concern from armyworm damage comes especially from planting corn into a ryegrass cover ... move over to the corn. We can see complete devastation of a cornfield planted into a rye cover ...

  4. Cutworm Numbers Increasing, Not Yet Presenting Problems in Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/cutworm-numbers-increasing-not-yet-presenting-problems-ohio

    proven the most hospitable geography for the cutworm to infest. “You have to get really far into the ... northwest before you get into the sandy soil types the western bean cutworm prefers,” Hammond said. “There ... are a lot of variables that enter into it, and so far, be it weather, soil type, or overwintering ...

  5. Genes in 'Bad' Fungi Could Lead to More Efficient Cellulosic Ethanol Production

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/genes-bad-fungi-could-lead-more-efficient-cellulosic-ethanol-production

    university's Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC), Tom Mitchell is tapping into his ... into ethanol. Producing biofuels from lignocellulosic biomass (instead of corn) holds great promise for both ... distilled into ethanol.) The high cost of this pre-treatment process has limited the commercial viability of ...

  6. Precision Agriculture Not Just for Conventional Farming

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/precision-agriculture-not-just-conventional-farming

    pollock.58@osu.edu. COLUMBUS, Ohio- Precision agriculture techniques, generally applied to field crops such as corn ... precision agriculture technology to be generally ignored. At least in theory it just makes more sense to use ... then dumps the strawberries into an appropriate container that is then packaged for sale. The system, ...

  7. Lt. Gov. Candidate Padgett Tours ATI, OARDC

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/lt-gov-candidate-padgett-tours-ati-oardc

    April 27, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio — Lieutenant governor candidate Joy Padgett looked into ... Her running mate, Ohio Attorney General Jim Petro, faces Secretary of State Ken Blackwell in the ...

  8. Grow Fruits and Vegetables Anywhere With a Compost Sock

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/grow-fruits-and-vegetables-anywhere-compost-sock-0

    compost socks, farming could be expanded to areas that generally aren’t considered ag-friendly or ... city would work,” said Bergefurd. “I can go into the middle of Columbus (Ohio) in the ...

  9. Chadwick Spring Plant Sale Set for May 5-7

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chadwick-spring-plant-sale-set-may-5-7

    your purchases--our loader volunteers will assist with getting your plants into your vehicle.   Parking ... year." The auctions generally last for an hour and a half to two hours. A list of auction items and ...

  10. Register by Thursday (8/4) for Ohio Compost Tour

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/register-thursday-84-ohio-compost-tour

    wicks.14@osu.edu. General registration costs $40 and includes lunch. Student registration costs $25 and includes ...

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