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 ...
'We are continuing to look for best management practices' to improve water quality
With harmful algal blooms forecast to have increased this summer in western Lake Erie, experts with CFAES are continuing to work with farmers statewide to offer steps that agriculture can take to lessen the potential for runoff from farmlands. Farmers ar ...
Environmental & Sustainability Career Expo
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CFAES releases new brand guidelines
The first version of the college's brand standards is now available online. Go here and look under Marketing. You will also be able to download the college logo and PowerPoint templates. Communications and Technology is applying university guidelin ...
Ohio 4-H has strength in (volunteer) numbers
The positive youth development activities of 4-H uniquely prepare young people for success. All 4-H programs focus on active involvement and quality experiences that stimulate lifelong learning of values and skills, and Ohio is home to one of the largest ...
Giving mosquitoes 'kidney' failure could help fight spread of malaria
A CFAES scientist and his collaborators have discovered a chemical that causes "kidney" failure in mosquitoes, which may pave the way to the development of new insecticides to fight potentially deadly mosquito-transmitted diseases such as malari ...
New lab to help fight the (algae-fueled) battle of Lake Erie
Last year already saw a number of improvements at Stone Laboratory, but renovations and updates continue on South Bass and Gibraltar Islands. The newest addition to Stone Lab's facilities will be an Algae and Water Quality Lab, housed in the Stone ...
Oilseed crops bring back history, look toward future at Mellinger Farm
Flax is blooming again at OARDC's Mellinger Farm near Wooster. The crop is one of four oilseed crops that will be studied on the property this summer-- the first research plots at the farm since Patricia Quinby and Virginia Reed generously donated ...