1. Todd Peterson

    AEDE Sophomore Todd Peterson Wins Ohio FFA Star Farmer Award

    May 10, 2018

    Considered the highest recognition Ohio FFA can award an aspiring young farmer, the Future Farmers of America (FFA)’s annual star awards recognize student achievement in both career and leadership development.  Students compete in four categories: Agricultural Placement, Agribusiness, Agriscience, and Farming and are evaluated based on their Supervised Agricultural Experiences (SAEs).

  2. soybeans


    May 9, 2018

    Farmers in Ohio have begun planting soybeans just as the trade war with China, the world’s largest consumer of the crop, has reached another nerve-racking point.

  3. Daniel Crown

    PhD Candidate Daniel Crown to Receive the 18th Annual Benjamin H. Stevens Graduate Fellowship in Regional Science

    May 8, 2018

    Daniel Crown was chosen from 36 candidates for the North American Regional Science Council's Benjamin H. Stevens Graduate Fellowship in Regional Science. It will provide a 2018–19 Academic Year stipend of $30,000 to support Crown in his dissertation research entitled, “Foreign-Born Graduates and Innovation at Domestic Institutions: Evidence from an Australian Skilled Graduate Visa Program.”

  4. Farm Bill Expected to Meet Resistance

    May 7, 2018

    The first comprehensive proposal for a new federal farm bill calls for changes to payments to farmers when commodity prices dip or when they adopt environmentally friendly measures on their farms.

  5. Could the U.S. Rejoin the Transpacific Partnership?

    Apr 16, 2018

    AEDE's Ian Sheldon joins Joshua Meltzer, Senior Fellow in Global Economy and Development at the Brookings Institute to discuss President Trump's willingness to revisit the Trans Pacific Partnership TPP.

  6. Impact on Farmers From Trade Tariff Threats Between the U.S. and China

    Apr 11, 2018

    AEDE Professor Ian Sheldon joins Daniel Sumner from the University of California at Davis and David Swenson from Iowa State University on the Knowledge@Wharton radio program.

  7. outstanding seniors

    3 AEDE Students Earn Outstanding Senior Awards

    Mar 28, 2018

    AEDE's Landon Lindemer, Grace Dannemiller and Ryan Goddard have earned CFAES' Outstanding Senior Awards last night during the College’s 2018 Outstanding Senior Award Recognition Dinner Program at the OSU Fawcett Center.

    As the College’s premier undergraduate award, this award recognizes students who:

  8. Zwick receives certificate from Secretary Sonny Perdue. Photo Credit: USDA

    Trip to USDA Agricultural Outlook Forum Yields Plan for Future

    Mar 20, 2018

    Listening to senior Haylee Zwick energetically recount her recent trip to the USDA’s Agricultural Outlook Forum, you wouldn’t guess that since her return, she’s been working around the clock to get caught up on class work. Zwick spent four days in D.C. attending sessions at the forum, networking with students, stakeholders, and the movers and shakers of the ag world.

  9. Tariffs on steel and aluminum imports could have costly ramifications for Ohio soybean farmers. (Photo: Thinkstock)

    Tariffs Could Spell Disaster for Ohio Farmers and National Economy

    Mar 12, 2018

     In a state whose biggest agricultural export is soybeans, growers of the crop perhaps should be leery.

  10. dirty beaches

    Could Cleaning Up Beaches Make Americans Better Off?

    Feb 26, 2018

    Study first to show economic benefits of tackling dirty shoreline.