1. Handshake

    Building Consumer & Producer Relations

    Sep 27, 2018

    Read James Morris' blog titled "Building Consumer and Producer Relations". Topics covered include:

    Communicating versus conversing Beef Quality Assurance trainings and the role they play in developing these relationships  How to target misconceptions 
  2. Collaboration

    Successful Collaborations: Three Rules and Lessons Learned from a Lima, OH Project 

    Sep 20, 2018

    Read Nancy Bowen's blog article "Successful Collaborations: Three Rules and Lessons Learned from a Lima, OH Project". Topics covered include:

  3. Crayfish

    Get Habitattitude...

    Sep 13, 2018

    Read Tory Gabriel's blog article titled "Get Habitattitude..." Topics covered: 

    Include Aquatic Invasive Species Goldfish Hydrilla Red swamp crayfish Purple loosestrife
  4. Notebook promoting happiness

    Life Advice Still Resonates from Covey

    Sep 6, 2018

    Read Brian Raison's blog article "Life Advice Still Resonates from Covey". Topics covered include:

    Brian's experience and realization  Reminders on how to keep life simple 
  5. Solar panel

    Future of the U.S. Solar Industry

    Aug 30, 2018

    Read Eric Romich's blog article "Future of the U.S. Solar Industry." Topics covered include: 

    Potential Implications U.S. Solar Manufacturing Updates U.S. Installation Trends  What Should We Expect in 2018?  Interested in Learning More About Solar?...Join Us at Farm Science Review!
  6. Time management

    You Want What/When?!

    Aug 23, 2018

    Oh no, there’s that email again reminding me that my blog is due! When will I find the time to write about what I do? Yes, I hear all of the many organized people out there thinking, “Here is a great candidate for Time Management training.” Been there-done that and actually did pick up some good pointers to help keep the many demands of life activities well organized. A few of these timely time saving tips follow:

  7. Cuyahoga River Area of Concern Advisory Committee

    Cuyahoga River Area of Concern Bi-Annual Symposium Scheduled for October 26

    Aug 16, 2018

    It’s time again for Cuyahoga River stakeholders, watershed stewards, and anyone else who is interested in the health of the Cuyahoga to get together and learn what’s happening in the Area of Concern (AOC) at the 2018 Cuyahoga River AOC Symposium! The Symposium provides a forum for sharing ideas, reviewing Beneficial Use Impairment (BUI) status, showcasing successes and challenges, reviewing recent developments affecting the AOC program and strengthening linkages among state and local AOC participants.

  8. Seniors rely on their caregivers

    Elder Care: It Takes a Village

    Aug 9, 2018

    If you have an aging loved one — grandparent, parent, aunt, uncle, or family friend – living in a senior nursing community or being cared for at home by a home health organization, the people performing the most menial-sounding jobs may be the most important people in their lives.

  9. Ready, Set, 360º!

    Ready, Set, 360º!

    Aug 3, 2018

    While it may be difficult to comprehend, entertainment consumes a large portion of Americans’ lives.

    In 2016, Americans were consuming entertainment media (viewing television, the Internet, mobile apps, etc.) for 10 hours and 39 minutes per day (Koblin, 2016). Therefore, the average American was consuming 306,315.3 hours of entertainment programming in their lifetime (44.3 percent of the average life expectancy calculated at 78.8 years) (Stein, 2016).

    How many hours of entertainment have you consumed today?

  10. Green Heron Tools

    The USDA and Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Grants - Seeding Innovation

    Jul 26, 2018

    In 1982 the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Development program was established by Congress to provide seed capital for research and development through 11 Government Agencies. For profit companies with less than 500 employees that are majority owned by US Citizens or permanent resident aliens are invited to submit proposals for a chance at funding for their innovative idea.