Posts Tagged ‘grasslands’

5 ways Gwynne’s growing greener (and you can, too)

Look for new players like riprap, blazing star and willow fascines in Ohio State’s Gwynne Conservation Area.

The nearly 70-acre facility, part of CFAES’s Farm Science Review site at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center in London, has started two new projects — one to diversify its prairie plantings; the other, to protect the banks of Deer Creek, which flows through the grounds. Read More »

Will wetland, grassland acres drop?

Will high grain prices lead to less land — to fewer soil-protecting, erosion-reducing, wildlife-supporting wetlands and grasslands — in USDA’s Conservation Reserve Program? Experts from our college weigh in.