Farm Focus 2009
July 21, 2009-
2009 Field Day Cancelled.
Due to budget cuts within
Ohio State University Extension, the Farm Focus Program Manager
has been eliminated, resulting in the field day cancellation. The
research plot work will be completed as planned with final results
sometime during the December'09/January'10 time frame.
Click the "2008" button in the blue
margin to the left under
"Our Research" to access the Introduction and Table of Contents
is a non-profit field research and clinical trial program
Ohio State University Extension, Van Wert County
The Marsh Foundation School Farms. The 300
acres of ongoing research in clinical trials
and test plots
of soybeans, corn, pesticides and irrigation methods have been
since 1994. Each year extensive data and technical
information is collected and analyzed
for educational purposes.
Links on the left will take you to data showing
results of past years.
Field Days are conducted
to highlight the test plots, clinical trials and
Focus research acres are located on
The Marsh Foundation School Farms on the northeast edge of
Van Wert, Ohio on Stripe Road, off Lincoln Highway.
Access can be
reached from U.S. 127 and U.S. Route 30.
here for a map.
OSU Extension- Van Wert County
OARDC Field Crop Diseases
OARDC Field Crop Insects
USDA Soybean Rust
MISSION: To serve the tri-state area (Ohio, Michigan and
with the latest in a non-biased agricultural crop research and
To contact us: 1055 South
Washington Street, Van Wert, Ohio 45891
Telephone: 419 238-1214 FAX: 419 238-3276
For General Information contact:
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