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  1. OSU Extension Program Focuses on Farm Management

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-program-focuses-farm-management

    and refreshments. The program features intensive market training from OSU Extension specialists, as ... include ethanol, contract negotiations, weather and markets, and marketing clubs. OSU Extension ... there will be several hands-on activities that will guide participants through the process of developing ...

  2. OSU Extension Helping Landowners, Communities Handle Shale Gas Issues

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-helping-landowners-communities-handle-shale-gas-issues

    Resource Law Program. "My advice is that the first contract you see is probably the worst contract you ... can sign," Hall said. "The contract that's first presented to you isn't going to ... contract in which the landowner put in a clause that if anything happened to their water supply, the ...

  3. OARDC Recognizes Composting, Bioproducts, Bioenergy Leader

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-recognizes-composting-bioproducts-bioenergy-leader

    career, Keener has received more than $8.5 million in grants and contracts as either principal ... Keener is currently leading two bioproduct-related projects with industry: optimizing the processing of ... natural fibers for manufacturing new biocomposites; and refining a process to convert swine manure into ...

  4. More Health Care Options for Some Ohio Residents with New Cooperative

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/more-health-care-options-some-ohio-residents-new-cooperative

    a new healthcare cooperative developed, in part, by a $200,000 rural economic development grant awarded ... population. "Providers contracted through the cooperative could offer services at a reduced cost to ... growth, advancement, training and retention among health care providers. The cooperative will serve eight ...

  5. CFAES International Office Tackling Tough Issues

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/cfaes-international-office-tackling-tough-issues

    Through grants and contracts, the Office of International Programs in Agriculture supports international ... a portfolio of over $3.2 million in grants in 2007 that supported projects in such countries as Egypt, India, ... projects covered agricultural exports, rural income, food processing, environmental research, marketing ...

  6. Sastry, International Expert in Food Processing, Packaging, Receives 2007 OARDC Senior Faculty Research Award

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/sastry-international-expert-food-processing-packaging-receives-2007-oardc-senior

    has received more than $12 million in grants, contracts and gifts. He has a Ph.D. in mechanical ... expert in the fields of food processing and packaging, Sastry is credited with addressing critical issues ... of the food-processing industry and developing innovative technologies. The annual research award ...

  7. Training for Specialty Crop IPM Plan Developers Offered March 14 in London

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/training-specialty-crop-ipm-plan-developers-offered-march-14-london

    said Jim Jasinski, an OSU Extension educator and IPM specialist. "Once trained, these individuals ... getting a contract to carry out those practices," explained Mark Scarpitti, an NRCS state agronomist. ... offering this training to broaden the pool of qualified plan writers." Scarpitti will kick off the ...

  8. Ohio State Receives $24M USAID Grant to Boost Agriculture, Food Security in Tanzania

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-receives-24m-usaid-grant-boost-agriculture-food-security-tanzania

    reduction worldwide.”    The five-year grant will boost the training and research capabilities of Tanzania’s ... Environmental Sciences (CFAES) has been awarded a $24 million grant from the U.S. Agency for International ... other U.S. land-grant universities under Ohio State’s leadership: Michigan State University, Tuskegee ...

  9. Ohio Community Standing Tall with Successful Treecare Program

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-community-standing-tall-successful-treecare-program

    contracted tree services. "The need for this project was emphasized by the significant public, private, ... proper selection and care of trees. STREET, which launched last year, began as a program to train Master ... grant, along with $4,000 in funds from the city of Bucyrus, was awarded to provide free trees to ...

  10. High Grain Prices Could Lead to Less Conservation Land Entering USDA Program

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/high-grain-prices-could-lead-less-conservation-land-entering-usda-program

    program, while those who are already in the program with contracts that expire this year can make new ... contract offers, she said. New this year, USDA said that producers whose land meets eligibility criteria ... million acres with an expiring CRP contract did not re-enroll. However, after taking into account newly ...

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