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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Over-the-counter Foggers Ineffective Against Bedbugs: Ohio State Study

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/over-counter-foggers-ineffective-against-bedbugs-ohio-state-study

    worse," said Susan Jones, an urban entomologist with the university's Ohio Agricultural Research and ... infestation. Bedbugs are among the most difficult and expensive urban pests to control. It typically takes ... labeling. Also, the ineffective use of these products can lead to further resistance in insects."   For ...

  5. Ottowa River Coalition

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/profiles-watershed-leadership/ottowa-river-coalition

    counties in NW Ohio. Most of the land in the watershed is agricultural, but there are significant urbanized ... shared with me that day about their experiences leading a collaborative watershed initiative. Lesson #1: ... "Beth has been a good vehicle to bring urban folks and the ag community and all the stakeholders ...

  6. New Ohio State Swank Chair to Tackle Rural-Urban Issues

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-ohio-state-swank-chair-tackle-rural-urban-issues

    with the other." The role of the Swank Program in Rural-Urban Policy is to develop and lead ... rural-urban interdependencies is just one of the goals of Ohio State University's newly appointed C. ... William Swank Chair in Rural-Urban Policy. The Swank Program conducts research and education on issues ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...

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