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  1. Grow Fruits and Vegetables Anywhere With a Compost Sock

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/grow-fruits-and-vegetables-anywhere-compost-sock

    of the day I can have my vegetable garden up and going." Although researchers are only in their ... results. And researchers believe that the compost socks can support a whole host of vegetables, from ... said Bergefurd. "We are testing to see whether one compost sock can support three years worth of ...

  2. Sixth Annual Tour of Gardens Set for July 14

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/sixth-annual-tour-gardens-set-july-14

    July 10, 2002 MARYSVILLE, Ohio- The diversity of Union County gardens will be the focus of the ... sixth annual Tour of Gardens to be held July 14. The event, titled "A Patchwork of County ... Gardens," will take place from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The tour is sponsored by Ohio State University Extension ...

  3. Hot, Hot... Not? Summer Walk in Secrest This Wednesday (7/27)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/hot-hot-not-summer-walk-secrest-wednesday-727

    Wednesday (7/27). He’ll lead a free  Summer Walk that starts at 10 a.m. “Things look different in the ... formation by trees such as crabapples; and, as encountered, any current pests and diseases that a gardener ... display gardens, ends at 11:30 a.m., before the heat of the day. It’s part of a seasonal series aimed at ...

  4. Summer Grafting Workshop

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/summer-grafting-workshop

    program assistant, Paul Snyder. “It’s a helpful skill to learn because it makes you a better gardener if ... Bono not included. The arboretum is at the  Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center. The ... center is part of The Ohio State University and its  College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental ...

  5. Governor Strickland Proclaims Master Gardener Volunteer Week

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/governor-strickland-proclaims-master-gardener-volunteer-week

    planted are new to the market and are being tested for their performance in central Ohio gardens. The ... results are valuable to all gardeners as they indicate what grows best in Ohio landscapes. The gardens are ... May 9, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio State University Extension Master Gardener volunteers are ...

  6. 8 ways a city’s vacant lots can be good for the environment

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/may-june-2015/8-ways-city%E2%80%99s-vacant-lots-can-be-good-environment

    training Master Gardener volunteers on issues related to urban farming. To contact the scientist: Mary ... plants and increased ecosystem services,” she said, “urban vacant land can be seen as an asset for ...

  7. OFFER Field Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/offer-field-day

    provide science-based research and information to Ohio’s organic farmers, gardeners, processors, retailers ... and at the John Hirzel Sustainable Agriculture Farming Systems Research Site in northwestern Ohio. The ...

  8. 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

    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 ... currently grow in the garden. The garden is one of the largest collections of heirloom rose plants in the ...

  9. A Green Solution to Storm Water Management

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/green-solution-storm-water-management

    agriculture and natural resources, is exploring contour infiltration planting (CIP). The technique involves ... rain events. Contour planting is not a new concept. It's a common practice in agriculture to ... found a new use for contour plantings in urban areas, specifically for storm water management. "I ...

  10. OARDC Rose Garden to Hold Open House June 9

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-rose-garden-hold-open-house-june-9

    spring, said Kelly King, caretaker of Wooster’s Garden of Roses of Legend and Romance, which will hold its ... free annual open house from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. on June 9. The garden, which spans three acres and is home ... to about 1,500 heirloom rose plants, is part of the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development ...

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