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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

    to in-soil production, that means that we can farm anywhere with high tunnels using this system as ... the growing medium," said Bergefurd. "You won't need soil." The compost socks are ... vegetables are not easily accessible. "Since you don't need soil, you don't need a field or ...

  2. Winter Farming in Cleveland? Yes, With Help from Ohio State Ag Experts

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/winter-farming-cleveland-yes-help-ohio-state-ag-experts

    once it's renovated. Cleveland Crops is only one of several urban gardening or farming initiatives ... leader in urban agriculture--an emerging sector that Gross and Barni hope will help revitalize ... in Cleveland during the winter. With help from Ohio State University Extension and the Ohio Agricultural ...

  3. Ohio EPA Awards Nearly $200,000 for Sustainability Efforts on OSU Farm/Research Facility

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-epa-awards-nearly-200000-sustainability-efforts-osu-farmresearch-facility

    Environmental Protection Agency and local matching dollars totaling $132,456 will enable the Franklin Soil and ... Agriculture and Natural Resources Laboratory (2433 Carmack Rd.). The projects will serve as application tools ... for current and future farmers and showcase environmental stewardship for students, faculty and urban ...

  4. Grewal Receives University Distinction

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/grewal-receives-university-distinction

    contributions to the mitigation of insect pests in both agricultural and urban settings. His work, which ... Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, and also has an appointment with Ohio State ... conditions that will favor their performance. Grewal, an internationally known leader in urban entomology, ...

  5. Chow Line: Keep viruses at bay by washing hands (for 9/9/07)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-keep-viruses-bay-washing-hands-9907-0

    contaminated, but ready-to-eat foods, such as salads, cut fruit and deli meats, are among the most common. ... outbreaks have been associated with ice made from contaminated water. Noroviruses are also called ... illness is usually relatively mild, but cases can be more serious. Those most at risk for severe illness ...

  6. MEDIA ADVISORY: Norovirus Experts Available to Discuss Recent Outbreaks

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/media-advisory-norovirus-experts-available-discuss-recent-outbreaks

    and Zhenwen Zhang, all with FAHRP at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, the ... research arm of Ohio State's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. The virus is ... the risk of person-to-person transmission, which can occur not only during illness but for one to ...

  7. Ohio State Food, Ag, Env Calendar Listings as of June 13

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-food-ag-env-calendar-listings-june-13

    Garden Amphitheater, Secrest Arboretum, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison ... Agriculture, noon-4 p.m., E. 53rd St. and Stanard Avenue, Cleveland. Tour of four successful urban farms: ... Streeter Garden Amphitheater, Secrest Arboretum, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 ...

  8. Growers: 2 OSU Produce Safety Workshops Next Week

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/growers-2-osu-produce-safety-workshops-next-week

    a workshop for growers on reducing the risk of foodborne illnesses from fresh fruits and vegetables. The ... program will be the same at both locations. Among the topics: Water issues, soil amendments, traceability, ... consumer perceptions, Good Handling Practices and Good Agricultural Practices. Registration costs $40 and ...

  9. Ohio State Research Shows Dollar Value of Urban Trees, Benefits NE Ohio City

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-research-shows-dollar-value-urban-trees-benefits-ne-ohio-city

    much they would cost at the local nursery or garden store-- but their true economic value in terms of ... student in the Department of Entomology at Ohio State University's Ohio Agricultural Research and ... importance of having well-established, mature trees in urban forests to maximize their contributions. Ohio ...

  10. Ohio State Food, Ag, Env Calendar Listings as of July 12

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-food-ag-env-calendar-listings-july-12

    ages. Free. Information:  http://www.whizbangscience.com  or 330-464-2148. July 13:  Urban Agriculture ... Streeter Garden Amphitheater, Secrest Arboretum, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 ... events involving Ohio State University's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences ...

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