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  1. Interested in Graduate School? Attend a webinar!

    https://grad.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/interested-graduate-school-attend-webinar

    Are you a prospective student looking for more information about graduate school? The Ohio State University presents Applying to OSU: Belong@OSU webinar series, an initiative used to recruit prospective graduate students.  Please note that participants wh ...

  2. Gardening Good Therapy for Arthritis Sufferers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/gardening-good-therapy-arthritis-sufferers

    August 24, 2005 BOWLING GREEN, Ohio — Next to walking, gardening is the most preferred form of ... garden lovers get the most out of the experience with the least amount of discomfort.   OSU ... Extension's Agricultural Enhancement Business (ABE) Center received a $7,483 OSU CARES grant to develop ...

  3. Greenhouse gas emissions analysis of lettuce grown in an urban farm in Ohio

    https://grad.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/research-projects/esha-shrestha

    Esha Shrestha Research Scientist Ajay Shah Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological ... years, with increasing number of vacant lots in many U.S. metropolitan areas, urban farming has been ... gaining more interest as food can be grown locally with minimal input. Thus, the objective of this study ...

  4. 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

    examples of the biological diversity, both helpful to a garden and less so, that Kovach is cultivating. ... results with urban farmers, said Kovach, who also has an appointment with Ohio State University Extension. ... June 18, 2012 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Even a garden in the middle of a parking lot can have a problem with ...

  5. 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

    April 29, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio — A four-member team of current and former Ohio State University ... Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC). The award honors innovation and entrepreneurship by OARDC ... scientists either individually or in teams. Parwinder Grewal, Warren Dick, Edward McCoy and Hanbae Yang were ...

  6. Learn How to Construct a Rain Garden at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/learn-how-construct-rain-garden-farm-science-review

    Extension educator in agriculture and natural resources, will present "Rain Gardens" at 11 a.m. on ... August 17, 2009 LONDON, Ohio – When installed properly, rain gardens capture water, reducing ... University's Farm Science Review can get more information on the construction and maintenance of rain gardens ...

  7. Kayla Arnold

    https://grad.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/people/kayla-arnold

    Kayla Arnold CFAES Graduate Education Program Manager The Ohio State University 106D Agricultural ...

  8. Rain Gardens Beautify, While Protecting the Environment

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/rain-gardens-beautify-while-protecting-environment

    program assistant for Lucas County. "Rain gardens serve their purpose both in rural and urban areas ... August 27, 2007 LONDON, Ohio-- Gardens do more than beautify an area, instill a love for plants, ... All it takes is a simple change in design and a slight amendment to the soil, and a garden can be used ...

  9. Does the creation of pocket prairies improve the conservation value of urban vacant land for ant communities?

    https://grad.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/research-projects/alex-tyrpak

    between soil lead (Pb) contamination and ant species richness. Our results indicate that urban vacant land ... experienced population loss, resulting in an overabundance of infrastructure that is demolished, creating ... biodiversity and ecosystem services. Nevertheless, urban soil quality has been shaped by decades of heavy metal ...

  10. Cleveland, Other Cities Could Produce Most of Their Food: Ohio State Study

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/cleveland-other-cities-could-produce-most-their-food-ohio-state-study

    urban agriculture, with more than 200 community gardens (about 50 acres) in existence and legislation ... " was published online on July 20 by the journal  Cities. "Urban agriculture is becoming very ... gardens, aquaculture or urban farms," said Grewal, who holds appointments with both the ...

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