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  1. Soil Scientist Lal Named University Distinguished Professor, Ohio State’s Highest Honor

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/soil-scientist-lal-named-university-distinguished-professor-ohio-state%E2%80%99s-highest-honor

    rehabilitation of degraded soils, agro-forestry, tropical agriculture, and agricultural development in the Third ... observe visiting American professors teach agriculture resulted in an undergraduate soil science degree in ... 1963. He later received a master’s degree in soil science at the Indian Agricultural Research Institute in ...

  2. Researchers Working to Improve Crop Production in India

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/researchers-working-improve-crop-production-india

    Ohio State University soil scientist with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, is the ... recipient of a two-year $60,000 U.S.-India Agricultural Knowledge Initiative (AKI) grant focusing on ... "On-Farm Water Management for Rain-Fed Agriculture on Benchmark Watersheds in Five Diverse Eco-Regions of ...

  3. Hot, Hot... Not? Summer Walk in Secrest This Wednesday (7/27)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/hot-hot-not-summer-walk-secrest-wednesday-727

    Wednesday (7/27). He’ll lead a free  Summer Walk that starts at 10 a.m. “Things look different in the ... formation by trees such as crabapples; and, as encountered, any current pests and diseases that a gardener ... display gardens, ends at 11:30 a.m., before the heat of the day. It’s part of a seasonal series aimed at ...

  4. Some Soil Bacteria Protect Soybeans From Root Diseases

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/some-soil-bacteria-protect-soybeans-root-diseases

    Gardener, a plant pathologist with the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, is studying ... agronomist Jim Beuerlein, McSpadden Gardener has identified two bacterial genotypes specific to Ohio soils ... bacteria. McSpadden Gardener said soil type, bacterium genotype, soybean variety, weather and production ...

  5. New, Better Way to Farm in Cities? Talk is Friday (1/21) at OSU

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-better-way-farm-cities-talk-friday-121-osu

    January 19, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio — A new, nature-based growing system can help urban farmers grow ... Columbus campus or in 121 Fisher Auditorium at the university’s Ohio Agricultural Research and Development ... Entomology, leads Ohio State’s Ohio Integrated Pest Management Program, and holds joint appointments with ...

  6. Work in Plant Disease Biocontrol Earns OARDC Researcher Spot in World Class South Korean Program

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/work-plant-disease-biocontrol-earns-oardc-researcher-spot-world-class-south-korean

    Agricultural Research and Development Center is providing his expertise in biological control of plant diseases ... participation in that nation's World Class University Program.   Brian McSpadden Gardener is collaborating ... to bioenvironmental control. In addition to the research, McSpadden Gardener is teaching ...

  7. Nutrient Management Key to Reducing Dissolved Phosphorus in Lake Erie

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/nutrient-management-key-reducing-dissolved-phosphorus-lake-erie

    Agronomic Crops Team. “From an agricultural standpoint, we changed tillage practices, which reduced the ... total loading going into the lake from agriculture. We cleaned up the phosphorous and had a very healthy ... Department of Agriculture (ODA) credits those farmers for succeeding in cutting phosphorus use in half, while ...

  8. Jan. 27: Free OSU Webinar on Algae Blooms and Land Use Practices

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/jan-27-free-osu-webinar-algae-blooms-and-land-use-practices

    practices lead to algal blooms in lakes. Jim Hoorman, an agriculture and natural resources educator in OSU ... nutrient losses from farmland while improving soil quality. The series is designed for people who work to ... stormwater managers, Extension educators, Soil and Water Conservation District technicians, water resource ...

  9. Fight Back Against Emerald Ash Borer; Inventory Community Trees

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/fight-back-against-emerald-ash-borer-inventory-community-trees

    County will host a Tree Inventory Program on Sept. 16 to walk master gardeners, local legislators, state ... emerald ash borer on the urban forest," said Cindy Meyer, an Ohio State University Extension educator ... in agriculture and natural resources. "This data helps communities anticipate cost, work force, ...

  10. New Biological Control Book Brainchild of Ohio State Scientist

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-biological-control-book-brainchild-ohio-state-scientist

    Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC), who served as its lead editor. The other two editors are ... of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service. The book was released in December 2005 by CABI ... Publishing, a British-based leading disseminator of research in the life sciences. Pest-killing nematodes are ...

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