Buckeye Yard & Garden Line is here!


A new issue of BYGL is posted each Friday

Buckeye Yard and Garden onLine (BYGL) provides timely information about Ohio growing conditions, pest, disease, and cultural problems. Updated weekly between April and October, this information is useful for those who are managing a commercial nursery, garden center, or landscape business or someone who just wants to keep their yard looking good all summer.

The first issue of BYGL for 2012 was posted on April 6. Find a convenient link to it and subsequent issues on this County Extension website under Featured Links, or bookmark the BYGL website at http://bygl.osu.edu/ and then check it out for a new issue each Friday morning.

Document Actions
Top Stories
Featured Links
Browse this variety of hot links for useful and timely information including... Sustainable Ag Farm Tour series, ag leases, ag budgets, Weekend Gardener radio show, fuel containment requirements, hay for sale, Emerald Ash Borer, and much more...
Read More
More Top Stories…
Find your locally grown food and farm products here!
Your connection to farm fresh, Fairfield County grown food and farm products.
Read More
4-H Summer Judging Results
Results will be posted the day following judging by 12noon
Read More
More Announcements…
County News
Tree Decline continues throughout the County
Mother Nature continues her assault on area trees!
Read More
Jr Swine Show Implements New Tagging Procedure, MQP Changes
Due to bio-security concerns related to the PED virus that is presently plaguing the swine industry, new tagging procedures have been implemented (updated 5/30/14)
Read More
More County News…
State News
The 2014 Ohio Farm Custom Rates publication is now available. The custom rates are the result of a statewide survey of farmers conducted at the end of 2013 through March of 2014. The custom rates include the charge for the implement (and tractor where required), all variable machinery expenses and labor for the work
Read More
There are a couple of state-wide educational events coming up in July that sheep and goat owners may want to get on their calendar and make plans to attend!
Read More
More State News…

Ohio State University Extension embraces human diversity and is committed to ensuring that all research and related educational programs are available to clientele on a nondiscriminatory basis without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. This statement is in accordance with United States Civil Rights Laws and the USDA.

Keith L. Smith, Associate Vice President for Agricultural Administration; Associate Dean, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences; Director, Ohio State University Extension; and Gist Chair in Extension Education and Leadership.

For Deaf and Hard of Hearing, please contact Ohio State University Extension using your preferred communication (e-mail, relay services, or video relay services). Phone 1-800-750-0750 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday. Inform the operator to dial 614-292-6181.