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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

    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 ... University scientist who has set up a lushly growing and ostensibly fenced-off fruit and vegetable test ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Low-impact Lawn Care

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/human-dimensions/mental-models/basic-stream-and-watershed-ecology-lesson-plans/low-impact-lawns

    wildlife including native planting, rain barrels, and rain gardens. REDUCING ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS IN URBAN ... lawn care utilizes practices like soil testing, water conservation, careful cultural practices and ... soil and use simple steps such as soil testing.   Photo credit: ...

  4. Chadwick Arboretum Blooming With New Garden

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

    strived for a design of the Chadwick Arboretum Bloom garden that best suited its urban setting. "The ... , rather than throughout it." In whatever way the garden is interpreted, Bloom hopes that it will ... has spent 30 years incorporating his blend of perennials, woody plants and grasses in gardens ...

  5. City Gardeners: Learn How to Get Big Results from Small Spaces at Free May 15 Event in Columbus

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/city-gardeners-learn-how-get-big-results-small-spaces-free-may-15-event-columbus

    of expertise on the topic. Additionally, there will be other master gardeners on hand to lead tours ... May 9, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- This Sunday, May 15, the Franklin County Master Gardener Vegetable ... Outreach, Education and Research Project will host its first event of the year at the Waterman Agriculture ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Insects Munching On Your Garden? Learn How to Control Them July 10 in Columbus

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/insects-munching-your-garden-learn-how-control-them-july-10-columbus

    hand to lead a tour of the Project’s garden and to answer various vegetable-gardening questions.   The ... July 5, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension and the Ohio Agricultural Research ... and Development Center (OARDC) are sponsoring a field day for home gardeners this Sunday, July 10, on ...

  8. Secrest Arboretum Head Named Honorary Member of Garden Club of America

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/secrest-arboretum-head-named-honorary-member-garden-club-america

    educational programs leading to associate degrees in agriculture, horticulture, environmental sciences, ... Secrest Arboretum in Wooster, has been named an honorary member of The Garden Club of America,  one of the ... Bulbs. The Akron Garden Club, a member of the GCA, nominated Cochran for the recognition. Cochran has 47 ...

  9. Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1608

    be a result of sewage or other wastewater pollution.  It is recommended that a coliform bacteria test ... presence of hydrogen sulfide can be a result of a number of sources, such as: Decomposing deposits of ... that can cause the health effects, a laboratory test is not necessarily needed to detect its presence ...

  10. She Leads Ohio's Master Gardeners: 'I Love Their Enthusiasm and Dedication'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/she-leads-ohios-master-gardeners-i-love-their-enthusiasm-and-dedication

    for Veggies" program); lead hands-on summer sessions for junior gardeners in grades 1 through ... Extension's Master Gardener Volunteer Program, she works with what's she keen on-- people and plants. She ... Gardener volunteers receive 50 hours of training from OSU Extension horticulture experts. In return, they ...

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