Site

Search results

  1. Pollinators

    https://oardc.osu.edu/impacts/pollinators

    We need honeybees and other pollinators for the successful growth of about one-third of U.S. food ... these friends of ours under siege, both in Ohio and around the world. Protecting the state’s pollinators ...

  2. Whiz Bang! Science Show

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/whiz-bang-science-show

    Dr Dave Lohnes, OARDC's popular Whiz-Bang Scientist, encourages children to learn more about ...

  3. New study looks at why Americans waste so much food

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/new-study-looks-why-americans-waste-so-much-food

    Even though American consumers throw away about 80 billion pounds of food a year, only about half ... people perceive benefits to throwing food away, some of which have only limited basis in fact. A study ... published in July in the journal PLOS ONE is just the second peer-reviewed large-scale consumer survey about ...

  4. 10th Annual Stinner Summit

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/10th-annual-stinner-summit-0

    ground, ways that people can work together toward the common purpose of healthy agroecosystems and ... original spirit of the Summit, we will fund a maximum of four projects.  Our hope is for everyone to come ... not looking for a project idea, we want the current topics that are most important for us to discuss ...

  5. Organic Crop Field Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/organic-crop-field-day

    People are another reason. “The commitment to advancing our agriculture, including organic, for ... "Instead, they’re wanting to learn more about it through research, which they’re doing at OARDC and on ... U.S. Department of Agriculture organic program, the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association, other ...

  6. Super Berry School

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/super-berry-school

    experienced alike — learn about the health benefits of so-called “super fruits” such as blackberry, blueberry ... Columbus, Dayton and Marietta,” he said. “The attendances for our berry programs have ranged from 40 to ... about 100 participants each session.  “This is because of the fact that there has been a strong demand ...

  7. Hunger and Food Security

    https://oardc.osu.edu/impacts/hunger-and-food-security

    Hunger statistics never fail to alarm. In 2014, one in seven U.S. households was food insecure, ... authorities estimate 11 percent of the world population — nearly 800 million people — are malnourished, and ...

  8. Could mosquitoes spread Zika in Ohio? ‘Chances are very low’: OARDC scientist

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/may-june-2016/could-mosquitoes-spread-zika-ohio-%E2%80%98chances-are-very

    mosquito-borne diseases to be concerned about.”—Peter Piermarini So far, U.S. cases are linked to travel Zika ... his subjects. “Aedes aegypti is not found in Ohio, but it is common in parts of the southern U.S ... if the exotic Zika virus doesn’t become a problem in Ohio,” he said, “we still have our own ...

  9. Autumn Discovery Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/autumn-discovery-day

    and volunteers. “Our goal is to help people learn, explore, wonder and connect with the outdoor world ... at the  Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave. in Wooster, about 60 ... than a sale,” he said. “You’ll also have opportunities to ask questions of our experts, who are staff ...

  10. Turfgrass Pathology Disease Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/turfgrass-pathology-disease-day

    trials. •Hear about new and current fungicides and how to get the most for your chemical dollar. •Get an ... Program Coordinator at 614-778-9172 or hicks.19@osu.edu. Visit us at turfdisease.osu.edu. View the flyer ...

Pages