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  1. About Us

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/about-us

    Raise awareness and understanding about OARDC (Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center) and ... Extension, OARDC and the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. Work collaboratively with ... a variety of appropriate partners to serve Ohio's agricultural industry, citizens and communities ...

  2. Resources

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    Federal Elections Commission United States Department of Agriculture Association of Public and Land Grant ... Agriculture Assembly Ohio State University Resources: CFAES Annual Reports and One-Pagers OSU Extension County ...

  3. News: Urban Farm Tours Happening Throughout Columbus

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    outreach arm of Ohio State’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. The Columbus Urban ... turning vacant urban areas into productive, sustainable urban gardens that provide food-insecure residents ... Garden Tour Heirloom Produce uses an approach called regenerative agriculture to produce food in a more ...

  4. Fair Flu: It's Nothing to Sneeze At

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/fair-flu-its-nothing-sneeze

    Clinton County Fair in Ohio, where Ohio Department of Agriculture officials discovered IAV-S and fair ... influenza, those under 5, over 65, pregnant or immune-compromised are most at risk. These people should avoid ... pigs and swine barns at fairs. Exhibitors or their family members who are at higher risk should also ...

  5. News: $5 Million Gift Gives Ohio State Extension New Facility at Waterman Site

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/news-5-million-gift-gives-ohio-state-extension-new-facility-waterman-site

    engage the community in demonstration gardens, large urban farm enterprises, nutrition kitchens and day ... College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. The gift creates the Franklin County Extension ... offices and learning spaces on Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laboratory. Waterman consists ...

  6. Produce Safety Rule to Change the Way Fresh Fruit, Vegetables Are Grown and Handled

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/produce-safety-rule-change-way-fresh-fruit-vegetables-are-grown-and-handled

    operations, said Peggy Hall, field specialist in agricultural and resource law for Ohio State University ... Extension. OSU Extension is the outreach arm of The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural ... outbreaks associated with contaminated produce. The FDA  estimates  that about 348,000 illnesses per year ...

  7. Chow Line: The scoop on fresh, homegrown tomatoes

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/chow-line-scoop-fresh-homegrown-tomatoes

    We are enjoying fresh vegetables from our garden, especially the tomatoes. But we have ... fresh-picked from the garden. And as long as it doesn’t sit around on the kitchen counter very long, you will ... carbohydrates to use as energy and resulting in the loss of flavor and nutrients. Some types of produce, such as ...

  8. Apply Now for New Secrest Arboretum Master Gardener Class

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/apply-now-new-secrest-arboretum-master-gardener-class

    things, some 1,500 trees. ‘An incredible group of people’ Afterward, “Master Gardener volunteers from ... depending on their interests. Some 77 of Ohio’s 88 counties currently have Master Gardener programs, ... WOOSTER, Ohio — Master Gardener volunteers from across Ohio helped  Secrest Arboretum  regrow ...

  9. Leave the Tilling to Mother Nature

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/leave-tilling-mother-nature

    Islam said. “It’s tough. Farmers are businessmen. Some don’t want to take risks.” To many, tilling makes ... the university’s College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. “You try to open their eyes ... plowing the land can kill some of the crucial beneficial microorganisms in the soil. Even on fields ...

  10. Seeking the Stink Bug's Natural Enemies

    https://governmentaffairs.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/seeking-stink-bugs-natural-enemies

    done on stink bugs through Ohio State’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. ... on plant leaves. Two days later when she retrieves them, she hopes some have been attacked by the ... upon some  T. japonicus  wasps in their states. “We’ve known for a number of years now that this one ...

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