Dr. Miller and a new variety of apple in the Midwest
Ohio State's Dr. Diane Miller is working with the Midwest Apple Improvement Association (MAIA) to create a new variety of apple. MAIA has more than 140 apple growers involved in the project. The project lasted four years and had about forty apple sel ...
Two HCS Graduate students to participate in the Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security
Godwill Chewachong, Matthew Kost and Brian Pace were among 35 graduate students selected from across the U.S. to participate in the Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security at Purdue University, May 28-June 8, 2013. Chewachong is a Plant Patho ...
Waterman Farm growing produce for cancer survivors
The Waterman Farm has paired with the James Cancer Hospital to create the Garden of Hope. The community garden is designed for cancer survivors enrolled in the JamesCare for Life program. It allows cancer survivors to help pick produce throughout the summ ...
What's Going on with the Olentangy River?
The Invasive Plant Species Management class (HCS 5194) is a two credit hour class open to students with sophomore standing or above. The area of land the class focuses on extends from 5 Th Avenue to Lane Avenue. Since the 5 th Avenue dam was removed, th ...
Celebrating 160 years!
Five faculty and staff members are retiring this year. Between the five retirees, the total amount of years of service to The Ohio State University came to 160 years! There was a celebration on May 15 at the Kottman Hall Gazebo to honor the retirees. Fa ...
Weed Warrior- HCS 5422
An introduction to HCS 5422 in our new digital lab manual! Available as an iBook download on iTunes. https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/principles-weed-ecology-management/id953632085?mt=11 ...
Soybean research synergy maximizing checkoff dollars
A Celebration of Trees
On April 26th, the Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens celebrated Arbor Day on The Oval. The Arbor Day celebration had a ceremony honoring tress and their importance and the people who take care of them. The ceremony included an Arbor Day poetry read ...
Congratulations Dr. McMahon
Horticulture and Crop Science faculty member, Dr. Peg McMahon, was selected to be a co-facilitator of the Mid-Career & Senior Faculty Learning Community of the Ohio State Teaching Enhancement Programs (OSTEP). The program was designed to give tenured ...
OARDC Research Conference Winners
The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) held its annual research conference on April 25. The theme of this year’s conference was “How Food Impacts Human Health”. The poster competition was held in Columbus this year and three Researc ...