OSBA Outreach

Farm Science Review 

Farmers and Beekeepers Working Together

Throughout it’s history, Ohio State University’s Farm Science Review has been at the forefront of showcasing the future of agriculture. 

September 21-23, 2021  Visit their homepage at https://fsr.osu.edu/ 

 

Websites

  1. Ohio Department of Agriculture – Ohio FieldWatch RegistriesMore details>>
  2. DriftWatchhttps://driftwatch.org/
  3. BeeCheckhttps://beecheck.org/
  4. CropCheckhttps://cropcheck.org/
  5. FieldCheckhttps://fieldwatch.com/
  6. Ohio Department of Agriculture – Ohio Apiary ProgramMore details>>

Pollinator Plant Information

  1. Ohio State University Extension – Ohioline – Pollinator Quick Guide: What You Can Do to Help Native Bees. More details>>
  2. Honey Bee Program – Bees, Beekeeping & Protecting Pollinators. Plants for Year-Round Bee Forage. More details>>
  3. Honey Bee Health Coalition – Bee Healthy Roadmap. Forage & Nutrition – Ensuring honey bees have access to a varied and nutritious diet. More details>>
  4. USGS – Science for a Changing World. The Pollinator Library: a decision-support tool for improving national pollinator conservation efforts. More details>> 

Grant Programs

  1. USDA – Natural Resouces Conservation Service. Be A Friend To Pollinators. More details>>
  2. Pollinator Partnership – Protect their lives. Preserve ours. Bee Friendly Farming. More details>>
  3. USDA – Farm Service Agency – Ohio State Office. More details>>  
  4. The Bee & Butterfly Habitat Fund – Seed A Legacy Habitat Program & Habitat Establishment Guide. More details>>

Pollination & Protecting Bees

  1. Ohio State University Extension – Ohioline – Protecting Pollinators While Using Pesticides. Here details>>
  2. Washington State University Extension – Pollination and Protecting Bees and Other Pollinators (PDF). Download here>>
  3. Honey Bee Health Coalition – Soybean Best Management Practices. More details>>
  4. Honey Bee Health Coalition – Corn Best Management Practices. More details>>
  5. Honey Bee Health Coalition – How You Can Help Bees. More details>>