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  1. Cuyahoga County: Home on the Farm

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/cuyahoga-county-home-farm

    redeveloping our communities with community gardens, urban farms and farmers markets," said Marie Barni, ... a number of such projects in the area, not the least of which is the Urban Agriculture Innovation Zone, ... the site is the largest urban agriculture district in the nation. The project was funded in late 2010 ...

  2. 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. ... fruiting seasons. And some of the diversity has to do with what, exactly, comes to live in the garden ... June 18, 2012 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Even a garden in the middle of a parking lot can have a problem with ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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 ... Dyke said that some of the most effective rain gardens are those that are practically maintenance free. ... August 17, 2009 LONDON, Ohio – When installed properly, rain gardens capture water, reducing ...

  5. Study Provides Insight on Residents of Rural Food Deserts

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/study-provides-insight-residents-rural-food-deserts

    households also were less likely to have a garden. Blaine suspects that these residents work longer hours ... blighted urban neighborhoods with little access to fresh, reasonably priced fruits and vegetables. But ... fresh produce. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, rural residents who live at least 10 ...

  6. 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

    along highways every year, less than 10 percent survive. And even in low-stress urban areas, only 60 ... 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 ...

  7. Free 'Growing Our Own' Gardening Workshops in Columbus

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/free-growing-our-own-gardening-workshops-columbus

    9 a.m. to noon, Irrigating Urban Gardens. Larry Brown and Angelica Huerta from Ohio State University will ... collaborating on a series of free gardening workshops through mid-June. The "Growing Our Own" ... to planning and seeding your garden. All except the Feb. 11-12 weekend workshop are located at Godman ...

  8. 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

    capturing carbon dioxide within the urban ecosystems. Some agenda topics include: The Changing Face of Urban ... 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. ...

  9. Chadwick Arboretum Blooming With New Garden

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chadwick-arboretum-blooming-new-garden

    joins Chadwick Arboretum's 60 acres of gardens that feature some of the most varied collections of ... strived for a design of the Chadwick Arboretum Bloom garden that best suited its urban setting. "The ... if this garden, in some small way, achieves that, then it will have served its purpose." For ...

  10. June 11 Heirloom Rose Sale: ‘Can’t Buy These Anywhere Else’

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/june-11-heirloom-rose-sale-%E2%80%98can%E2%80%99t-buy-these-anywhere-else%E2%80%99

    United States. “In some cases, you can’t buy these anywhere else that I know of,” said the garden ... encouraged, but bring your own food. The garden and arboretum are part of the Ohio Agricultural Research and ... June 1, 2011 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Secrest Arboretum’s Garden of Roses of Legend and Romance  will have ...

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