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  1. Fifth Graders Get a “Taste” of Gardening

    https://miami.osu.edu/news/fifth-graders-get-%E2%80%9Ctaste%E2%80%9D-gardening

    In August, Miami County Master Gardener Volunteers began their second year of working with Piqua ... Central Intermediate School to teach students about gardening and growing vegetables. The Master Gardeners ... students learned about plant selection, planting depth, and parts of a seed. New to The Garden Tribe this ...

  2. Cleveland, Other Cities Could Produce Most of Their Food: Ohio State Study

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/cleveland-other-cities-could-produce-most-their-food-ohio-state-study

    urban agriculture, with more than 200 community gardens (about 50 acres) in existence and legislation ... " was published online on July 20 by the journal  Cities. "Urban agriculture is becoming very ... gardens, aquaculture or urban farms," said Grewal, who holds appointments with both the ...

  3. Gender and Food Safety Research to Improve Quality of Baby Foods in Tanzania

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/gender-and-food-safety-research-improve-quality-baby-foods-tanzania

    interventions to prevent and reduce risks of contamination of fresh produce and other foods.  During each visit, ... Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) through the USAID-funded Innovative Agricultural Research ... knowledge among mothers/caregivers of children aged 6-24 months in Tanzania to determine the risk of the ...

  4. Ohio State Ranks 5th on Top Peace Corps Producing Universities in 2019

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/ohio-state-ranks-5th-top-peace-corps-producing-universities-2019

    worked with the  Office of International Programs in Agriculture, within the  College of Food, ... Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, since 1974 to host an on-campus recruiter who educates Ohio State ... solutions to address challenges in education, health, economic development, agriculture, environment and ...

  5. OSU Peace Corps Club: Returned Volunteer Talk

    https://ipa.osu.edu/events/osu-peace-corps-club-returned-volunteer-talk

    Agricultural and Environmental sectors.    ...

  6. Leadership Delegation from Zamorano University, Honduras, visits CFAES

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/leadership-delegation-zamorano-university-honduras-visits-cfaes

    Six faculty from Zamorano University in Honduras visited the College of Food, Agricultural, and ... Development; Dr. Rogel Castillo, Director of the Department of Agricultural Sciences and Production; Dr. Rommel ... Curriculum. “Zamorano is a premiere agricultural university in Central America and provides an excellent ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Hellen Kanyagha: Promoting Use of IPM Strategies to Control Plant Diseases in Tanzania

    https://ipa.osu.edu/international-perspectives/student-perspectives/hellen-kanyagha-promoting-use-ipm-strategies-control

    (USAID)  and managed by the Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental ... contains a diversity of soil types with varying fertility levels that support the production of a wide ... also farmed, which led to my passion for agriculture and being in the field from an early age. It was ...

  9. IPM Project Saves Money for Kenyan Farmer

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/ipm-project-saves-money-kenyan-farmer

    easy. His first attempts did not consider the pressure from insect pests, soil-borne and foliar ... diseases, and soils infested with nematodes. He fought these pests with synthetic pesticides – sometimes ... (USAID) and directed by scientists at the  Kenya Agricultural & Livestock Research Organization ...

  10. Seminar: Venezuela in Crisis

    https://ipa.osu.edu/events/seminar-venezuela-crisis

    Cultural Connections: “Where Culture Meets Agriculture” Speaker: Victor Paez – Iglesia Biblica Bautista de ... effort. Victor will describe the origins of crisis and its impact on urban and rural dwellers. Victor left his ...

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