OARDC organic farming program has new interim leader; ‘period of reinvention’ ahead
years ago, is replacing former OFFER director Brian McSpadden Gardener, who left for a job in the ... agricultural administration and director of the college’s Wooster campus, which includes OARDC. “He’s ... well-qualified to lead our effort in organics.” “It seems clear that OFFER will go through a period of ...
HCS Spring 2016 Seminar
The Potential of Urban Agriculture Production Systems for Sustainable Food Production and Food ...
Job Skills and Careers
leadership and job skills programs to teaching agriculture in urban centers to helping farmers and pesticide ...
14 billion ways honey bees let you eat
Bees are crucial to agriculture and food security. They pollinate about a third of the crops we ... well as strategies to protect bees. For example, he has tested a lubricant that is applied to the seed ... gardens at schools, parks, arboreta and OSU Extension offices. To contact the scientist: Reed Johnson at ...
Student and Youth Success
Hands-on learning was at the center of A.B. Graham’s first boys’ and girls’ agricultural club in ... Springfield, Ohio, in 1902. Youngsters planted seeds in experimental plots, tested the soil, and identified ... by addressing real-world challenges, The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and ...
Growing season: OARDC's organic farming program gets a shot in the arm
research and outreach efforts will once again be funded,” said OFFER Director Brian McSpadden Gardener. The ... Agriculture’s National Organic Program, according to the agency’s 2012 Census of Agriculture. The total ranks ... science-based information to organic growers throughout Ohio.”—Brian McSpadden Gardener Science for Ohio’s ...
Lead in Drinking Water: Ohio Leads the Way. What More Is Needed?
Protection Agency’s Division of Drinking and Ground Waters, will present “Lead in Drinking Water: Ohio Leads ... and Natural Resources, part of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. Baker, ... who’s an alumnus of the school, will talk about lead in water pipes, its prevalence in Ohio — such as ...
Hall was built in 1957 and named for Carlos G. Williams, the second director of the Ohio Agricultural ... Laboratory, and the Service Testing and Research (STAR) Lab. ...
OARDC Impact Archive
together to test and expand an Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center technology that can ... People Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center entomologist Peter Piermarini and his ... Agricultural Research and Development Center scientists Mazeika Sullivan and Kristin Jaeger are studying the ...
Do algae affect what fish see? Science angles for answers
lead researcher on the project, which is funded by the Ohio State-based Ohio Sea Grant program. ... captains will be tested in the lab to get science-based data on their effectiveness. Experts from CFAES and ...