HCS Staff work with Local Elementary School
elementary school to develop a landscape club. The club is designed so that kids learn about plants and their ... The kids have been growing salad crops and herbs that they will get to eat, as well as flowers that ... growing helps kids develop skills like perseverance and patience, as well as develop a love for plants and ...
Congratulations, Bradley Snyder! 2nd place winner of the Denman Undergraduate Research Forum
received 2nd place in the Agriculture/Environmental Science division for the 2013 Denman Undergraduate ... The Forum is designed to encourage undergraduate students to conduct research and develop an ... appreciation for research as a part of their education. Brad submitted research on the DNA Sequence Evaluation ...
Two HCS Graduate students to participate in the Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security
Chewachong. “It provided an opportunity for me to understand how vital an interdisciplinary approach is needed ... across the U.S. to participate in the Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security at Purdue ... to solve global hunger.” Pace said that it was “a great experience,” adding that they focused both on ...
Ohio Corn Performance Test
"The purpose of the Ohio Corn Performance Test (OCPT) is to evaluate corn hybrids for grain ... hybrids best suited to their farming operations and production environments. Corn hybrids differ ...
Congratulations HCS Student Lyndsey Davisson!
the Central Ohio Hosta Society. The Central Ohio Hosta Society is an opportunity for hosta lovers to ... unite and share their experiences and knowledge to expand their love and enjoyment of shade gardening. ...
Mid-Ohio Food Bank is looking for an Urban Farm Assistant
Working closely with the Farm Manager, the Urban Farm Assistant will be responsible for assisting and ... a strong work ethic and be hard working as a team member to ensure the farm keeps growing and operating ... a positive attitude, and be willing to contribute to the success of the farm. ***Successful applicant must ...
Growers increase odds of yield loss the longer corn sits in fields
corn sits, the greater potential it has for yield loss, according to a field crop expert with Ohio ... 'COLUMBUS, Ohio- While some growers may choose to let corn dry in the field, the longer the ... harvest beyond early to mid- November can result in yield losses from stalk lodging, ear drop and ear rot, ...
HCS in the news!
implications for vegetable and fruit growers, as it could allow breeders to manipulate genes to create new ... across their property for shale oil and gas pipelines might want to include a clause about when the ... arm of the college." Check out the rest of the article here. OSU Extension offers guidance for ...
Student Opportunity: 2015 CFAES Recognition Program- Steering Committee
visually, and decorating the hall- just to spotlight a few roles! Save the date for the 2015 CFAES ... http://cfaes.osu.edu/students/campus-life/cfaes-recognition-program/steering-committee Application deadline is October 20th. The Recognition Program is an annual celebration to ...
What's Going on with the Olentangy River?
The Invasive Plant Species Management class (HCS 5194) is a two credit hour class open to ... to Lane Avenue. Since the 5 th Avenue dam was removed, the Olentangy River’s ecosystem has been in ... in HCS 5194 are working to restore the ecosystem along the river. The class received the Coca-Cola ...