Students Travel to National Conference
Columbus, Ohio – On Thursday, November 7, 29 students from The Ohio State University traveled west to Kansas City, Missouri to take part in the Agriculture Future of America Leaders Conference. The AFA Leaders Conference provides support for college men a ...
Limes Leads OSU Livestock Judging Team with First Top Ten at Stockman
COLUMBUS, Ohio- Emily Limes finished sixth overall on Oct. 19, at the Stockman Judging Contest, held at the Dekalb County Fairgrounds in Auburn, Ind. This marked the first time in the 20-year history of the contest that an OSU student has ranked in the t ...
Scientist develops innovative vaccine for profit-draining swine virus
A CFAES researcher has created a unique vaccine to protect swine from porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS), a viral disease that causes direct losses to U.S. swine producers to the tune of $664 million a year. Unlike the current live vacci ...
Steven Neal named assistant dean for CFAES
Steven Nea l has been named assistant dean, academic affairs, for CFAES effective Oct. 1. He replaces Jill Pfister, who retired Sept. 30. Neal has served as the associate director of academic affairs for the Ohio State University Agricultural Technical In ...
Jill Pfister retires after 33 years of service
Jill Pfister, assistant dean of academic affairs for CFAES, retired from Ohio State effective Sept. 30 after 33 years at the university and a total of 36 years of public service. Pfister is known for her passion in working with students as they prepare fo ...
Students Congregate for Back 2 School Bash
On August 29 the Animal Science Community Alliance and CFAES Student Council hosted the Back 2 School Bash. 940 students, over 100 more from last year, traveled to Fred Beekman Park to enjoy kickball, games, cookout, ice cream and interaction with student ...
Expanded Ohio State, CFAES brand guidelines now available
Communications and Technology has expanded online information about the new university and college brand guidelines, and has consolidated it into a website at http://cfaes.osu.edu/brand/. This website includes templates and logos, along with information a ...
Unconscious eating? CFAES scientist explores mysteries of appetite
What we eat is determined by more than just hunger pangs. It's often an unconscious response to what's around us, according to a sensory researcher with CFAES. "Our environment can affect how much we eat, and even how much we like a food,&q ...
International Society of Arboriculture honors Dan Herms
Dan Herms, professor and chair in CFAES's Department of Entomology, is this year's recipient of the International Society of Arboriculture’s (ISA) R.W. Harris Author's Citation. The R.W. Harris Author's Citation is given to authors for ...
OARDC scientists working to fight new deadly U.S. swine disease
Food animal health researchers with CFAES are looking for a unique way to test for and trace the spread of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV), a disease of swine that was found for the first time in the U.S. in April and that has impacted hundreds o ...