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 ...
Avian Influenza Biosecurity Guidelines for ALL Poultry
There has been recent detection of multiple avian influenza viruses into North America (Canada and United States). These viruses are apparently spread by migratory birds. These influenza viruses have been detected in captive birds, backyard poultry and co ...
Scotts LawnService Scholarship
The Scotts LawnService Scholarship combines an internship and a full year’s worth of tuition. The scholarship is designed for juniors majoring in Turfgrass Science, Crop Science, Landscape Horticulture, Entomology, or other related fields. Applicants must ...
Plant Science Recognition Ceremony
Scholarship awards were handed out to undergraduate, graduate students, and faculty on Friday, April 19 th at the Ice Cream Social event held in Kottman Hall. 56 undergraduate students were awarded scholarships for Spring and Fall semesters in the 2013-20 ...
Transforming Chadwick Lake
Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens began a project, two years ago, to renovate the Chadwick Lake. The project plans were to remove invasive plants, stock the lake with various species of fish and begin a native planting regime to increase biodiversit ...
2012 Drought Could Mean Larger Soybean Seeds for 2013 Growing Season
Assistant Professor, Dr. Laura Lindsey has co-written an article about how 2012 drought conditions affected soybeans. Check it out: http://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/2012-drought-could-mean-larger-soybean-seeds-for-2013-growing-season ...
Gamma Sigma Delta
Gamma Sigma Delta is an honors society in the field of agriculture. The fraternity began at The Ohio State University in 1905 and the organization has been honoring students, faculty, and staff who demonstrate outstanding research, teaching, and service. ...
Former HCS Student Wins Best Enology and Viticulture Paper
Former HCS student, Yi Zhang, has won the American Society for Enology and Viticulture Best paper award! The selection was made by the American Society for Enology and Viticulture (ASEV). His paper, entitled, "Foliar Application of Abscisic Aci ...