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  1. Urban Farming in a Parking Lot? See It in Action in Wooster: Tours Start May 31

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/urban-farming-parking-lot-see-it-action-wooster-tours-start-may-31

    College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. Details about some of the college’s other urban ... best ways to grow food in old asphalt parking lots, will hold free public tours at his test plots in ... are aimed at urban agriculturists in Akron, Cleveland, Columbus and other cities, Kovach said.  “We’ll ...

  2. Symposium in April to Explore Carbon Sequestration in Urban Green Spaces

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/symposium-april-explore-carbon-sequestration-urban-green-spaces

    March 8, 2010 COLUMBUS, Ohio – Americans covet urban green spaces. We manicure golf courses, tend ... lawns, work the soil for home gardens, create landscaping masterpieces, and turn parks into playgrounds. ... sequestration symposium in April to bring together leading world experts, key academic researchers, public ...

  3. Media Advisory: Unique Highway Tree Planting Project Kicks Off Tomorrow (6/2) in Gahanna

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/media-advisory-unique-highway-tree-planting-project-kicks-tomorrow-62-gahanna

    benefits of trees planted in urban areas in Ontario, Canada, and Ohio. The project’s first tree planting in ... State University’s Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) and Ontario’s Vineland Research and ... Innovation Centre are leading this initiative. Improving the methods used to grow and establish trees for ...

  4. OARDC announces award winners at annual conference

    https://alumni.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/newsletter/cfaes-connect/may-2016/cfaes-news/oardc-announces-award-winners-annual-conference

    Herms has been a leading researcher of the ash tree-killing emerald ash borer (EAB), studying the ... Agriculture-funded national project to develop integrated management programs for FHB and its associated toxin, ... virus-like particle technology for the creation of vaccines and diagnostic tests for infectious diseases of ...

  5. Bats: Dispel the Myths and Learn the Truths at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/bats-dispel-myths-and-learn-truths-farm-science-review

    September 3, 2008 LONDON, Ohio-- Fact or fiction: Bats are flying rodents. Not true. Bats feed on ... human blood. Nope. Bats love to get tangled in your hair. Wrong again. Get the real facts about this ... State University Extension wildlife program specialist, will present "Bats: Fact or Fiction?" ...

  6. Grewal Receives University Distinction

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/grewal-receives-university-distinction

    contributions to the mitigation of insect pests in both agricultural and urban settings. His work, which ... Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, and also has an appointment with Ohio State ... conditions that will favor their performance. Grewal, an internationally known leader in urban entomology, ...

  7. 100 Lbs. of Potatoes From 4 Sq. Ft.? Learn How in Columbus Aug. 14

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/100-lbs-potatoes-4-sq-ft-learn-how-columbus-aug-14

    gardeners will be on hand to lead tours of the Project’s garden and to answer vegetable-gardening questions. ... August 9, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- On Sunday, Aug. 14, the Franklin County Master Gardener Vegetable ... Outreach, Education and Research Project will host its last gardening program of the season from noon-1 p.m. ...

  8. Insects Munching On Your Garden? Learn How to Control Them July 10 in Columbus

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/insects-munching-your-garden-learn-how-control-them-july-10-columbus

    hand to lead a tour of the Project’s garden and to answer various vegetable-gardening questions.   The ... July 5, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension and the Ohio Agricultural Research ... and Development Center (OARDC) are sponsoring a field day for home gardeners this Sunday, July 10, on ...

  9. City Gardeners: Learn How to Get Big Results from Small Spaces at Free May 15 Event in Columbus

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/city-gardeners-learn-how-get-big-results-small-spaces-free-may-15-event-columbus

    of expertise on the topic. Additionally, there will be other master gardeners on hand to lead tours ... May 9, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- This Sunday, May 15, the Franklin County Master Gardener Vegetable ... Outreach, Education and Research Project will host its first event of the year at the Waterman Agriculture ...

  10. Secrest Arboretum Head Named Honorary Member of Garden Club of America

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/secrest-arboretum-head-named-honorary-member-garden-club-america

    educational programs leading to associate degrees in agriculture, horticulture, environmental sciences, ... Secrest Arboretum in Wooster, has been named an honorary member of The Garden Club of America,  one of the ... Bulbs. The Akron Garden Club, a member of the GCA, nominated Cochran for the recognition. Cochran has 47 ...

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