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  1. Chow Line: Take steps to prevent diabetes (for 11/13/11)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-take-steps-prevent-diabetes-111311

    a family history of diabetes are risk factors for developing the disease-- the fact that you realize this ... plasma glucose test. If your level is between 100 and 125 mg/dl, you’ve got a condition called ... In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that following the above recommendations ...

  2. High-tech Rain Garden Nets OARDC Innovator Award

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/high-tech-rain-garden-nets-oardc-innovator-award

    Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC). The award honors innovation and entrepreneurship by OARDC ... honored for developing and patenting a biphasic bioretention system, an advanced type of rain garden, for ... runoff costs cities in Ohio and elsewhere billions of dollars a year to manage. “The biphasic rain garden ...

  3. Ohio State University experts research new, innovative, sustainable ways to manage pests

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-university-experts-research-new-innovative-sustainable-ways-manage-pests

    in other parts of the state.  ·         Consumer/urban: Master Gardener training to help identify ... biological control agents.  ·         Specialty crop and urban agriculture: working with vegetable growers to ... a recently renewed, three-year, $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute of ...

  4. Saturated Soils Could Pose Risk to Well Water

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/saturated-soils-could-pose-risk-well-water

    http://ohioline.osu.edu. It includes: An OSU Extension fact sheet, "Where to Have Your Water Tested" (AEX-315), ... is a scientist with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) and a professor in ... the Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering. "But when it's saturated, ...

  5. Nematode, Urban Landscape Expert Wins 2009 OARDC Senior Faculty Research Award; Work 'Spans from Genes to Ecosystems'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/nematode-urban-landscape-expert-wins-2009-oardc-senior-faculty-research-award-work

    April 23, 2009 WOOSTER, Ohio — The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center ... recognized in the emerging field of ecologically based urban landscape management. “His research spans ... their ecology and evolution and might lead to their future use as environmentally sound biological ...

  6. She Leads Ohio's Master Gardeners: 'I Love Their Enthusiasm and Dedication'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/she-leads-ohios-master-gardeners-i-love-their-enthusiasm-and-dedication

    for Veggies" program); lead hands-on summer sessions for junior gardeners in grades 1 through ... Extension's Master Gardener Volunteer Program, she works with what's she keen on-- people and plants. She ... Gardener volunteers receive 50 hours of training from OSU Extension horticulture experts. In return, they ...

  7. Late Blight Got Your Tomatoes/Potatoes? Learn about Symptoms, Management

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/late-blight-got-your-tomatoespotatoes-learn-about-symptoms-management

    Diagnostic Clinic is a leading diagnostic service that aids in the identification and diagnosis of plant ... Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences in Columbus, Ohio. This article is part of a monthly series aimed at ... addressing potential horticultural problems for homeowners and garden enthusiasts. COLUMBUS, Ohio — ...

  8. OARDC to Host Large-scale Composting Course; 'One of Nation's Leading Programs'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-host-large-scale-composting-course-one-nations-leading-programs

    March 29-30 at the university’s Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster. ... available elsewhere in Ohio, and it’s one of the leading programs in the nation,” said Ohio State’s Fred ... sampling, testing, properties and stability. “The most exciting and unique part will be the hand-on lab ...

  9. Why Trees Matter? Forum to Explore It

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/why-trees-matter-forum-explore-it

    Ohio State University, “Urban Coyotes Living in the Urban Forest.” Featured, too, will be: “Why Trees ... Cochran, the arboretum’s program director. The arboretum is part of Ohio State’s Ohio Agricultural Research ... and Development Center in Wooster. Hours are 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn, 959 Dover Rd., ...

  10. Study Provides Insight on Residents of Rural Food Deserts

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/study-provides-insight-residents-rural-food-deserts

    blighted urban neighborhoods with little access to fresh, reasonably priced fruits and vegetables. But ... fresh produce. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, rural residents who live at least 10 ... Michael Pinkham, who were involved in the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center ’s Ohio ...

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