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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. Brazilian Scholar Advances Research on Small Fruits in Controlled Environments

    https://ipa.osu.edu/international-perspectives/visitor-perspectives/brazilian-scholar-advances-research-small-fruits

    Paulo’s (USP) Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture, specifically in the Plant Physiology and ...

  3. Devising Climate-Smart Agricultural Practices for the World's Dry Areas

    https://ipa.osu.edu/international-perspectives/visitor-perspectives/devising-climate-smart-agricultural-practices-worlds

    agriculture (no-tillage). Researching how climate-smart agricultural practices impact soil respiration and ... reduced soil fertility, frequent drought, and low agricultural production levels persist in the West Asia ... agricultural research focused mainly on testing cropping systems under conventional soil management, this ...

  4. CFAES Advances Links with Zamorano University in Honduras

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/cfaes-advances-links-zamorano-university-honduras

    Dr. Mark Erbaugh, Director of International Programs in Agriculture, and Dr. Luis Cañas, Associate ... Professor in the Department of Entomology, traveled to the Pan-American School of Agriculture – popularly ... existing linkages on behalf of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES).  ...

  5. Stepping Into the Field: Bridging the Gap between Researchers and Local Farmers in Tanzania

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/stepping-field-bridging-gap-between-researchers-and-local-farmers-tanzania

    size. Though 90% of Tanzanian livelihoods rely on agriculture, land productivity and soil quality have ... greatly diminished as a result of substandard agricultural practices and unaffordable fertilizers. As soil ... agricultural practices and their impacts on the soil. Steven was anticipating any number of potential obstacles ...

  6. National Speakers Headline Carbon Sequestration Symposium April 14

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/national-speakers-headline-carbon-sequestration-symposium-april-14

    areas: benchmarking soil carbon sequestration; urban lawns; urban forests; economics; and political and ... on carbon sequestration in urban soils, the view of governmental policy and position, the role of ... Quality in Urban Landscapes." • Elizabeth Guertal, Agronomy and Soils, Auburn University, ...

  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 ... and enhance the soil. Veteran garden educator Mike Hogan of OSU Extension will discuss building soil ... collaborating on a series of free gardening workshops through mid-June. The "Growing Our Own" ...

  8. OARDC Announces 2008 Grad Student Poster Winners

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-announces-2008-grad-student-poster-winners-1

    "Exploring the Frontiers of Urban Soil Ecology: Influence of the Length of Urbanization Period on Soil ... April 18, 2008 WOOSTER, Ohio — Here are the winners of the Ohio Agricultural Research and ... Pathology, "Potential Regulation of Ectomycorrhizae by Paper Birch in Response to Soil Type and ...

  9. Chow Line: Recalled or not, handle eggs safely (for 9/5/10)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-recalled-or-not-handle-eggs-safely-9510-1

    eggs look just like eggs that aren't contaminated. To reduce your risk-- especially if you're ... August 27, 2010 I'm curious about how the inside of eggs could become contaminated with ... 72 hours after being exposed. Children, the elderly or people with a chronic illness are most at risk ...

  10. Brazil: Cultural and Agricultural Aspects

    https://ipa.osu.edu/events/brazil-cultural-and-agricultural-aspects

    Cecilia Chagas de Freitas was born in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. She received two of her degrees from the Universidade Federal de Viçosa (B.Sc. in Agronomy and M.S in Plant Pathology). She is a Graduate Student in Dr. Chris Taylor’s laboratory. ...

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