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  1. Clever Rabbits or Not, Parking Lot Farm Is Seeing Results

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/clever-rabbits-or-not-parking-lot-farm-seeing-results

    June 18, 2012 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Even a garden in the middle of a parking lot can have a problem with ... University scientist who has set up a lushly growing and ostensibly fenced-off fruit and vegetable test ... garden on an old asphalt parking lot in Wooster in northeast Ohio. “I actually saw one leave (the ...

  2. Stay Safe on an ATV or UTV. Get Tips at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/stay-safe-atv-or-utv-get-tips-farm-science-review

    agricultural research, conservation, family and nutrition, and gardening and landscape. Farm Science Review ... University Extension's Agricultural Safety and Health Program will be on hand during Farm Science Review ... Caren Agricultural Center in London, Ohio. Dee Jepsen, OSU Extension state safety specialist, said that ...

  3. Chow Line: 'Freshman 15' largely a myth, but be wise (for 9/18/11)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-freshman-15-largely-myth-be-wise-91811

    the "freshman 15" is largely a myth. While you might gain weight, of course, studies show ... that it's not normally nearly that much. In fact, a study in the Journal of American College ... remedies have not been tested either for their effectiveness or their safety. They may contain stimulants ...

  4. Rain Barrels and Gardening: Attend Free Event this Sunday in Columbus

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/rain-barrels-and-gardening-attend-free-event-sunday-columbus

    barrel gardening expert. Additionally, there will be other master gardeners on hand to lead tours of ... university’s Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) are the sponsors. Future gardening ... June 9, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Learn about rain barrels and their use in backyard gardening ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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?" ...

  9. 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, ...

  10. 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. ...

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