Ashley Kulhanek

Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources
Ohio State University


Ashley earned her M.S. in Entomology at OSU.  She worked as the Program Coordinator of the Good Agricultural Practices Team at The Ohio Agricultural Research Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster with Dr. Doug Doohan before accepting her current position as Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Educator in Medina County in 2013.  Ashley uses these experiences to provide research-based information and programming about on-farm food safety regulations, pest management, invasive species awareness, conservation, and horticulture to Medina County and the state.  Ashley specializes in entomology and enjoys insect outreach and education. 




120 W. Washington St.
Medina, OH 44256

Articles Authored

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Synchronous Fireflies
Dogwood Calligrapha Beetle
A Quirky Quercus: Shingle Oak
Spotted Lanternfly Nymphs Emerge in Southern Ohio
Elm ZigZag Sawfly Emerging in Central Ohio
Kentucky Coffeetree
Ironweed part 2: An Ironweed Specialist Bee
You can never have too much IRONWEED! Part 1.
A Stroll Along The High Line in NYC
What to Know About Chiggers
August is "TREE CHECK MONTH" - USDA Announces
Box Tree (Boxwood) Moth: Latest Observations
What to Look for with Box Tree (Boxwood) Moth
Box Tree (Boxwood) Moth Confirmed in Southwest Ohio
Where Are The Lightning Bugs? Soon Friends!
Springtails Springing into Homes
Alternatives to Callery Pear
Spotted Lanternfly Walk-About for Green Industry Professionals
Merry Christmas in July!
Ghostly Insects? Let's get back to basics with insect molting.
Queen European Hornet Sightings Stir the Pot
Insect Word of the Week: FRASS
Love Letter to Paperbark Maple
Visit New Website for the Buckeye Environmental Horticulture Team!
Plant Introductions: Meet Invasive Species Common Barberry and Japanese Barberry
2020 BYGL Reader Survey Ends Monday
A Direct Link to Our 2020 BYGL Reader Survey
We Need Your Input! The 2020 BYGL Survey is LIVE
Entwined by Vines
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