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Harvest requires focus on safety

COLUMBUS — Working long hours without an adequate amount of sleep is just one example of how farmers can increase their risk of injury during harvest, a safety expert with Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences said.

Putnam farmers battle tough weeds

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Herbicide-resistant weeds have been found in Putnam County. James Hoorman, with Ohio State University Extension in Putnam County, recently told The Lima News that spiny amaranth, palmer amaranth and waterhemp have been discovered in the Continental and Kalida areas. He said palmer has more seed, grows larger and is more resistant to herbicides and weed killers than its cousin, spiny. …

Soil health video features OSU experts

OTTAWA — Soil researchers across the Midwest, including agronomists and scientists from Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, want to help growers unlock the secrets of soil health to improve yields, lower input costs and increase farm income.

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