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  1. Researcher Improving Plant Production One Seed at a Time

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/researcher-improving-plant-production-one-seed-time

    December 10, 2008 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Plant production starts with the seed and Miller McDonald has ... retires on Dec. 31, but his efforts over the past three decades have helped shape industry standards for ... learn more, log on to http://www.seedconsortium.org. Miller also helped establish the Ohio State ...

  2. Researcher Seeks to Solve Tomato Shape Riddle, Develop New Varieties

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/researcher-seeks-solve-tomato-shape-riddle-develop-new-varieties

    process will allow her to pinpoint when and where a change in fruit shape first takes place, even before ... different shapes and how and when such variations occur. But not for much longer. Ohio State University ... round, elongated or shaped like a pear. "We are trying to identify a major gene that controls fruit ...

  3. OARDC Receives $2 Million Grant to Support Growing U.S. Greenhouse Tomato Industry

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-receives-2-million-grant-support-growing-us-greenhouse-tomato-industry

    list diseases as the highest risk factor to their productivity and profitability,” said Sally Miller ... solutions need to be tailored to this type of production,” Miller pointed out. “In greenhouses, mechanical ... and it can take down a whole greenhouse if it spreads.” In addition to helping greenhouse producers ...

  4. Alvarez, Cañas, Simmons land Cochran Fellowship Programs to train 21 food scientists from Bangladesh, The Philippines, Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/alvarez-ca%C3%B1as-simmons-land-cochran-fellowship-programs-train-21-food-scientists-bangladesh

    and connections gained by these Cochran Fellows will provide them with an opportunity to increase ...

  5. Christian, Jewish, Muslim Faiths and the Environment: Series Starts March 30

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/christian-jewish-muslim-faiths-and-environment-series-starts-march-30

    stewardship, with an emphasis on their connections. Ohio State’s School of Environment and Natural Resources ... and Well-Connected Human: Creation Care in God’s Garden.” Wilson is senior pastor of the Vineyard ... and a co-founder of the Friendship Collaborative, which connects evangelical pastors and climate ...

  6. Undaunted by Pandemic, Honduras-focused Sustainable Community Development Course Continues

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/undaunted-pandemic-honduras-focused-sustainable-community-development-course-continues

    Spanish by being in Honduras, so Loor Suche developed specialized Spanish practice sessions, now taking ...

  7. Chadwick Arboretum to Host Free Permaculture Event, April 11

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chadwick-arboretum-host-free-permaculture-event-april-11

    March 31, 2009 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Learn about the ecological design principles that benefit people ... in the garden. Free parking is available in the lots adjacent to Kottman Hall. For more information, ...

  8. New Ohio Program to Help Expand Food Producers' Businesses. First Training Session March 9

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-ohio-program-help-expand-food-producers-businesses-first-training-session-march-9

    March 5, 2010 REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio – A national program connecting food producers to local ... restaurants, grocery stores and wholesale buyers is being launched in Ohio. The first training workshop takes ... Market Connections Task Force and others," said Julie Fox, OSU Extension direct marketing and ...

  9. Urban Farming in a Parking Lot? See It in Action in Wooster: Tours Start May 31

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/urban-farming-parking-lot-see-it-action-wooster-tours-start-may-31

    best ways to grow food in old asphalt parking lots, will hold free public tours at his test plots in ... cover two main points: the basic ecological principles involved, and that you can actually do this,” he ... said. “People say parking lots are barren. But you can get more production off of a back parking lot ...

  10. Ohio State's Wetlands Researcher Given Honor by Chinese University

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-states-wetlands-researcher-given-honor-chinese-university

    Wilma H. Schiermeier Olentangy River Wetland Research Park, was presented with a Certificate for ... professor of Forest Ecology. In announcing the professorship, Jinchi Zhang, dean of the College of Forest ...

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