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  1. New study looks at why Americans waste so much food

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/new-study-looks-why-americans-waste-so-much-food

    people perceive benefits to throwing food away, some of which have only limited basis in fact. A study ... Professor of Agricultural Marketing and Policy in CFAES’s Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and ...

  2. HCS Seminar Series: Screening for resistance and modes of virulence in soybean; Brown Marmorated Stinkbug interactions

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/hcs-seminar-series-screening-resistance-and-modes-virulence-soybean-brown-marmorated-stinkbug

    China. In 1996, BMSB was introduced to North America and has quickly become a noxious agricultural pest. ... species. As of 2015. BMSB has been detected in 42 states and is a severe agricultural pest in nine states. ... evaluate host plant resistance. Results from choice and no-choice tests indicate high levels of ...

  3. Zero waste, big benefits: OARDC hosts large-scale composting course

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/may-june-2014/zero-waste-big-benefits-oardc-hosts-large-scale

    In the future, Fred Michel  (pictured) sees less food waste going into landfills. Or even none at ... country and in Ohio,” said Michel, an associate professor in the Department of Food, Agricultural and ... that movement.”—Fred Michel Less greenhouse gas, greener plants Michel said food waste now makes up ...

  4. Wheat Field Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/wheat-field-day

    Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University during Wheat Field Day June 21.   The ... event is from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the  Northwest Agricultural Research Station  of the Ohio Agricultural ... public.  The program will include a wagon tour of test plots, said Matt Davis, who manages the ...

  5. Research on link between health and nature will grow in new OARDC garden

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/january-february-2016/research-link-between-health-and-nature

    OARDC’s Secrest Arboretum has many gardens, but its newest addition stands out for its therapeutic ... and research value. Dedicated in September, the Lemmon and Rice Health and Wellness Garden was ... gardens and nature on people’s health. The 115-acre arboretum is on OARDC’s campus in Wooster. The ...

  6. Wheat Field Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/wheat-field-day-0

    the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center have some four acres of test plots at the farm, ... on June 1 as well as take a tour of several of the trial test plots. The event will feature ... presentations by several small-grains experts from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences ...

  7. Secrest Arboretum

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/secrest-arboretum

    Although it is a research arboretum, over 7,000 people visit the gardens annually. The Ohio Nursery, ... landscaping industry and master gardeners depend on the Arboretum for training programs and evaluation of new ...

  8. Autumn Discovery Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/autumn-discovery-day

    at the  Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave. in Wooster, about 60 ... Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. The event is the arboretum’s second-biggest fundraiser of the year, ... freezes,” he said. “It’s less work for the homeowner because we usually get enough rain in the fall so that ...

  9. New buzz on bees and crops: New answers, more questions, ‘good potential’ for joint research

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/september-october-2016/new-buzz-bees-and-crops-new-answers-more

    47 percent of the Ohio honey they tested had pollen from soybeans present in it. “We know that bees ... to have these two sides of agriculture — field crops and beekeeping — come together and explore ... mutual benefits.” “It’s a valuable opportunity to have these two sides of agriculture come together and ...

  10. Scientists seeking a better way to put the bite on mosquitoes

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/scientists-seeking-better-way-put-bite-mosquitoes

    feeding.” As a result, he said, mosquitoes with impaired kidney function would be less likely to escape the ... courtesy MaLisa Spring, Graduate Research Fellow, Agricultural Landscape Ecology Lab, Department of ...

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