Do algae affect what fish see? Science angles for answers
lead researcher on the project, which is funded by the Ohio State-based Ohio Sea Grant program. ... captains will be tested in the lab to get science-based data on their effectiveness. Experts from CFAES and ...
Conservation Tillage and Technology Conference
Building and maintaining healthy soils not only leads to profitable farming and improved water ... Reeder, a retired Ohio State University Extension agricultural engineer. From offering a workshop on the ... Practices for the Future of Conservation Agriculture and Soil Health,” a goal of the event, Reeder said, is ...
Ohio’s annual Stinner Summit makes plans for sustainable food, communities
water — including such issues as local food, urban farming, food security and sustainable agriculture ... Participants in the summit brainstormed and planned projects to enhance healthy agricultural ecosystems and ... time and effort, to put their new plans into action. Successfully managing an agricultural ecosystem ...
‘Toledo was a wakeup call’: Dean announces new water quality initiative
Bruce McPheron, Ohio State’s vice president for agricultural administration, while speaking Sept. ... Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, of which OARDC is the research arm. “Just over a month ago, the city ... with its comprehensive capacity, is well positioned to lead the way in providing answers,” he said. ...
Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering (FABE) Building
a tornado laid waste to the Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering (FABE) research building and ...
Wheat Field Day
Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University during Wheat Field Day June 21. The ... event is from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the Northwest Agricultural Research Station of the Ohio Agricultural ... public. The program will include a wagon tour of test plots, said Matt Davis, who manages the ...
Juicy new tomato tech: Quality test takes minutes, not hours or days
Food-quality tests that traditionally take hours — or even days — to perform in the lab can now be ... a game-changer for the industry. It allows you to get out of the lab and test in the production line or even in ... said. “All this would take multiple hours, if not days, to collect and test one sample the traditional ...
Study: Fat in avocado helps body absorb, convert vitamin A nutrients
we did,” lead author Rachel Kopec said. “But our finding about the conversion to vitamin A is new and ... the World Health Organization says. Vitamin A deficiency raises infection risks and is the leading ... French National Institute for Agricultural Research. To contact the scientists: Rachel Kopec at ...
CFAES Student Elected National FFA Officer
Sydney Snider, a CFAES agricultural communication major from Moscow, Ohio, is the new eastern ... will lead personal growth and leadership training conferences for FFA members throughout the country ... and will help set policies that will guide the future of FFA and promote agricultural literacy. The ...
Food pH sensor, developed by OARDC scientists, also may look deep in oceans
acidification). A team led by Sudhir Sastry, professor in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological ... from 17 other teams, the sensor will be tested in trials for its accuracy in measuring ocean water ... confident our sensor will work fine.”—Sudhir Sastry Tester being tested: Can it take the pressure? The ...