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  1. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: The Polar Bear Question (for the Week of Jan. 6, 2008)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-polar-bear-question-week-jan-6-2008-1

    http://www.ag.ohio-state.edu/~news/story.php?id=4432.) Polar bears, which live in the wild only in the Arctic, need sea ice in summer to travel and hunt ... http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2007/12/071212-AP-arctic-melt.html. "Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick," published by The Ohio State University College of ... on. Without it, says a government agency called the U.S. Geological Survey, some two-thirds of the ...

  2. Space Gardening? Ohio State Creates Food-production System for Future NASA Missions

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/space-gardening-ohio-state-creates-food-production-system-future-nasa-missions

     http://www.nasa.gov/exploration/technology/deep_space_habitat/. FABE is part of Ohio State's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.-30- ... Ohio-- Say you are on Mars and fancy a salad. Unless the Curiosity rover can make an unexpected find of fresh ... will be a significant challenge. Joining this mission is a team of Ohio State University researchers ...

  3. Viburnum Chewer Makes Its Way Into Ohio

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/viburnum-chewer-makes-its-way-ohio

    circular holes, and severe feeding can nearly defoliate shrubs once again. This leaf beetle is restricted ... spread throughout Ohio," Herms said. "The good news is that the beetles are fairly easy to ... State University Extension or the Ohio Department of Agriculture. For more information, contact county ...

  4. Waterman a Model for Water Conservation

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/waterman-model-water-conservation

    June 16, 2004 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Agricultural run-off into surface waters is one of the leading ... professor. "Current surface and subsurface drainage features are being improved, and new practices are ... Agricultural Research Center near London, Ohio; the Defiance Agricultural Research Center near Defiance, Ohio ...

  5. Leasing Land for Energy Development to Be Discussed at Farm Science Review

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/leasing-land-energy-development-be-discussed-farm-science-review

    and new energy policy, Ohio landowners are being approached to lease their farmland for energy ... August 16, 2012 LONDON, Ohio-- With rising energy prices, increasing concern for the environment ... Ohio State University Extension field specialist for energy development.  “Landowners are often ...

  6. Smart Stuff with Twig Walkingstick: People-sized Penguins (for the Week of July 1, 2007)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/smart-stuff-twig-walkingstick-people-sized-penguins-week-july-1-2007-1

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/6239846.stm. Both sites show what the new old giant penguin might have looked like and also have details about ... I heard about the giant penguin. Web sites and papers ran stories about it. The new giant penguin, the ... scientists said, lived about 36 million years ago. And it stood about 5 feet high, or nearly the same as ...

  7. Chow Line: New to canning? Do your homework (7/13/12)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-new-canning-do-your-homework-71312

    Where should I start? Congratulations on your interest in exploring a new skill. Home canning isn’t ... are made for home canning. Check that they’re not chipped. Use new lids each time. You can buy ... to the U.S. Geological Survey website at http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic. Of course, there ...

  8. Specialist hopes to demystify algal blooms during Farm Science Review session

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/specialist-hopes-demystify-algal-blooms-during-farm-science-review-session

    Farm Science Review near London, Ohio. The program will be held at the Review’s Gwynne Conservation ... 20.  For more information, see http://fsr.osu.edu. For the latest news and updates, follow Farm Science ... September 4, 2012 LONDON, Ohio — Potentially harmful algal blooms, or HABs, have become more ...

  9. OSU Extension Offers Resources and Information to Manage Drought as Conditions Intensify Statewide

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-offers-resources-and-information-manage-drought-conditions-intensify-0

    http://agnr.osu.edu/managing-drought-2012 include links to and information on: Crops News releases Livestock and pasture Home and landscape ... July 19, 2012 COLUMBUS, Ohio – As the drought of 2012 continues to intensify statewide, Ohio State ... consumers find ways to deal with the dry conditions and extreme heat.  Already, all of Ohio except for small ...

  10. A Little Something for Everyone in Ag at Conservation Tillage and Technology Conference

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/little-something-everyone-ag-conservation-tillage-and-technology-conference

    January 14, 2010 ADA, OhioNearly 70 field crop production sessions ranging from biofuels to ... nutrient management to precision agriculture will dominate Ohio State University's Conservation ... Center of Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio. The event is sponsored by OSU Extension, the Ohio ...

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