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  1. Sequestering Carbon in Costa Rican Agriculture to Mitigate Climate Change

    https://ipa.osu.edu/international-perspectives/visitor-perspectives/sequestering-carbon-costa-rican-agriculture-mitigate

    Agronomy and M.Sc. in Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources with an emphasis on soil sciences from ... the course of several months working in Costa Rica’s dry forests- as well as in agricultural settings. ... I am particularly interested in the soil-plant continuum and how the management of these components ...

  2. 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, ...

  3. 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" ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Phosphorus Risk to Water? Seminar Thursday (1/27) on How to Gauge It

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/phosphorus-risk-water-seminar-thursday-127-how-gauge-it

    agricultural management practices to assess the risk of phosphorus movement from soil to water, according to ... Phosphorus Risk Index is a field-based planning tool that integrates soil properties, hydrology and ... a Phosphorus Risk Index Framework in Ohio” from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Thursday (1/27) as part of the school’s ...

  9. Ohio State University experts research new, innovative, sustainable ways to manage pests

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-university-experts-research-new-innovative-sustainable-ways-manage-pests

    in other parts of the state.  ·         Consumer/urban: Master Gardener training to help identify ... biological control agents.  ·         Specialty crop and urban agriculture: working with vegetable growers to ... a recently renewed, three-year, $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute of ...

  10. USDA’s Bartuska visits Ohio, CFAES

    https://alumni.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/newsletter/cfaes-connect/june-2015/cfaes-news/usda%E2%80%99s-bartuska-visits-ohio-cfaes

    OSU Extension’s support of urban farming; visited USDA-ARS’s Soil Drainage Research Unit in the ... prestigious Wolf Prize in Agriculture, becoming the first woman and first Ohio State scientist to be so ... Agricultural Engineering Building in Columbus; met with Gwen Wofford in CFAES’s Government Relations office; ...

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