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  1. Heroes Garden Graduation

    https://franklin.osu.edu/news/heroes-garden-graduation

    participated in classroom sessions on urban farming and gardening topics in the early spring and then planted ... Eighteen active duty military veterans recently graduated from a five month farming and gardening ... training program called the Heroes Garden. The project was a collaboration between the Franklin County ...

  2. Keep the Garden & the Harvest Alive Over Winter Workshop

    https://franklin.osu.edu/events/keep-garden-harvest-alive-over-winter-workshop

    , community gardener and urban farmer to continue the harvest or to improve their soil. Come learn how to over ... Ohio is a four-season growing environment and winter is a great time for the backyard gardener ... winter vegetables as well as plant cover crops for soil improvement. The class is free and open to the ...

  3. CFAES names director of new Water Quality Initiative

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/cfaes-names-director-new-water-quality-initiative

    Kurt Knebusch COLUMBUS, Ohio—The Ohio State University  College of Food, Agricultural, and ... harmful algal bloom (HAB) coordinator and lead hydrogeologist. She was also recently elected to serve on ... graduate education. Raymond is a lead scientist with more than 20 years of experience “championing ...

  4. Veteran farming program offers heroes help

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/veteran-farming-program-offers-heroes-help

    dirt, rocks, and plants that line the path leading to the Heroes Garden. The 74-year-old Vietnam veteran ... pulls up to a section of raised garden beds filled with rows of radish and pepper plants and smiles as ... again—planting something, nurturing it, and watching it produce. “Not only does this garden keep me active, it’s ...

  5. News tips and events for the week of Sept. 9

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/news-tips-and-events-for-the-week-sept-9

    of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) have developed a free guidebook for ... Hall, agricultural and resource law field specialist for CFAES, and Eric Romich, a field specialist in ... shah.971@osu.edu, 330-263-3858. 11 Urban Landscape Pest Management Workshop,  9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Nationwide & ...

  6. Ohio Master Urban Farmer Workshop Series

    https://franklin.osu.edu/events/ohio-master-urban-farmer-workshop-series

    several books, light refreshments each evening, one free soil test, and an urban farm bus tour. This ... The Ohio Master Urban Farmer Workshop Series is an intensive educational program developed by OSU ... market all kinds of food products in an urban environment. While the workshop content will be ...

  7. Planting alternative grasses that can handle lots of rain

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/planting-alternative-grasses-can-handle-lots-rain

    State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES). “If we can become ... which left soils persistently saturated.  Unlike cool-season grasses, prairie grasses have extensive ... a good source of food for animals and is very tolerant of chronically wet soils, Gelley said. Anyone who ...

  8. Day in the Life with Avery Williamson

    https://franklin.osu.edu/news/day-life-avery-williamson

    experience sparked Joyona’s interest in agriculture. A once in a lifetime experience was spent with New York ... the garden. She said, “this taught me how much hard work it takes to be a farmer.”  Which is exactly ...

  9. Hemp holds potential for Ohio farmers

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/hemp-holds-potential-for-ohio-farmers

    produced from hemp seeds and used to treat various illnesses, said Peggy Hall, agricultural and resource ... law field specialist for The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental ... hemp, they need a license from the Ohio Department of Agriculture. The licenses aren’t yet available ...

  10. Livestock Exposure Could Help Babies' Immune Systems

    https://advancement.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/newsletter/cfaes-connect/august-2019/livestock-exposure-could-help-babies-immune-systems

    babies were far more diverse—in a beneficial way—than what was found in urban babies’ intestines. And, in ... a first-of-its-kind experiment, they found evidence of how a healthier gut microbiome might lead to more robust ... necessarily a good thing,” said the study’s co-lead author  Zhongtang Yu, a professor of microbiology in Ohio ...

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