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Program to Estimate Feedlot Cost of Gain

Beef Cattle Updated: September 16, 2014

Fact Sheet Written by:Donald R. Gill & David LalmanExtension Animal Science, Oklahoma State UniversityAnd Provided byOklahoma State UniversityElectronic...

How to Estimate the Value of Supplementing Grazing Stocker Cattle

Beef Cattle Updated: September 16, 2014

Fact Sheet Written by:Donald R. Gill, Extension Animal NutritionistKeith S. Lusby, Extension Beef Cattle SpecialistAnd Provided byOklahoma State...

Anna Haines University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Community Planning and Zoning Updated: September 16, 2014

Anna Haines directs the Center for Land Use Education and is a professor and extension specialist at the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point. Her...

Play It Farm Safe: An Online Educational Game

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 16, 2014

(Source: University of Vermont Extension)University of Vermont Extension 4-H has developed an online educational game called “Play It Farm Safe.” The Play It...

Creating Sustainable Neighborhoods

Community Planning and Zoning Updated: September 16, 2014

On June 24, 2014 at the 9th Annual Conference of the National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals in Grand Rapids, MI, Jeffrey P....

Glenn Pape Michigan State University Extension

Community Planning and Zoning Updated: September 15, 2014

Glenn Pape is a Regional Land Policy Educator for  MSU Extension. Immediately prior to becoming a Land Policy Educator Glenn was a Program Coordinator for...

Reaching New Audiences

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Updated: September 15, 2014

The Reaching New Audiences page offers a wide range of resources and information to assist educators in working with a variety of groups and individuals. The...

Program to Estimate Feedlot Breakeven Purchase Price

Beef Cattle Updated: September 15, 2014

Fact Sheet Written by:Donald R. Gill, Extension Animal ScienceKeith S. Lusby, Extension Animal ScienceAnd Provided byOklahoma State University This program...

The Use of Early Weaning in Practical Cattle Management

Beef Cattle Updated: September 15, 2014

Fact Sheet Written by:Keith Lusby, Extension Beef Cattle SpecialistAnd Provided byOklahoma State University On a short-term basis, many cattlemen find...

Reducing Winter Feeding Costs

Beef Cattle Updated: September 15, 2014

Fact Sheet Written by:Daren D. Redfearn, Extension Forage and Pasture Management SpecialistAnd Provided byOklahoma State UniversityDuring periods of reduced...

OSU Cowculator v2.0 Beef Cow Nutrition Evaluation Software

Beef Cattle Updated: September 15, 2014

Fact Sheet Written by:David Lalman, OSU Cooperative ExtensionDon Gill, OSU Cooperative ExtensionAnd Provided byOklahoma State University Feed and grazing...

Managing Diseases without Fungicides - A Focus on Sanitation

Updated: September 15, 2014

When diseases occur in urban landscapes, it is often presumed that fungicides are the most important and effective disease management tools available....

Has research been done on honey bees comparing 5.4 mm comb cell size with 4.9 mm? I have heard that small cell (4.9 mm) beekeeping can control varroa mites.

Bee Health Updated: September 15, 2014

Below is a listing of research into European honey bees on small cell combs. Three of the articles (1, 2, and 5) deal with small cell and varroa mites. All...

In This Resource Area

Updated: September 15, 2014

 Flower BedsFruitsGarden ConstructionLawnsOrganic GardeningPestsPest ManagementRaingardens and WetlandsSoils, Compost, and MulchTrees and ShrubsVegetable...

Pest Management - table of contents

Updated: September 15, 2014

Pathogen ManagementManaging Disease Without Fungicides - A Focus on Sanitation 

Extension Master Gardener National Committee

Gardens & Landscapes Extension Master Gardener Updated: September 15, 2014

Extension Master Gardener The Extension Master Gardener National Committee (EMGNC) provides a national focus and contact point for the nationwide Extension...

Frequently Asked Questions

Bee Health Updated: September 15, 2014

      Beekeepers are almost by definition curious individuals. The nature of beekeeping, as with any environmental relationship, is complex. Even some of the...

Biosecurity for Livestock and Poultry Manure Management

Most biosecurity plans are meant to protect animal and human health by preventing the spread of bacteria or other pathogens. Indirectly, effective...

Managing Biosecurity to Control Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv)

The appearance of the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PED) in North America presents significant challenges for manure applicators. Since the virus is...

Honey Bee Lab and Organization Links

Bee Health Updated: September 14, 2014

      Many government agencies, private interest groups, and universities in the US and around the world work to better understand and protect honey bees and...

Mental Health First Aid

Family Caregiving Updated: September 13, 2014

When you first hear about Mental Health First Aid (MHFA), you might assume it’s been around for decades as a counterpart to medical First Aid or CPR. It...

Organic Vegetable Production Systems, Cover Cropping in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: September 12, 2014

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Cover Cropping in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: September 12, 2014

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Organic Vegetable Production Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: September 12, 2014

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Webinars by eOrganic

Organic Agriculture Updated: September 12, 2014

Live and archived webinars on organic farming and research

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