Ohio State University's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences will kick off its 2013 Agricultural Policy and Outlook series on Monday, December 3, 2012 with a special preview meeting hosted by Bruce A. McPheron, Vice President for Agricultural Administration and Dean of the College.
A new major focusing on sustainability will be available to undergraduate students beginning this fall. To read about the Environment, Economy, Development and Sustainability (EEDS) major, click here. For more information, or to enroll, visit http://eeds.osu.edu/.
Brent Sohngen will present “Nutrient BMPs: Voluntary Incentives, Regulation, Free Markets - What Will It Take to Keep Ohio's Waters Clean?” on July 6 at 10 a.m. at the MORPC offices, 111 Liberty St., Suite 100, in Columbus. To read more click here.
The Voluntary Pollution Control (VPC) Workshop will be held at The Ohio State University’s Blackwell Hotel on May 20 and 21, 2012. The purpose of the workshop is to provide a forum for businesses, local governments, researchers in environmental economics and environmental policy-related disciplines to assess current knowledge and debate the latest research on the determinants, effects, and effectiveness of VPC programs. Abdoul Sam of AEDE and Carmen Carrion-Flores of Binghamton University organized the event.