1. Grandma Right About an Apple a Day

    In an Ohio State study, eating one apple a day for just four weeks lowered blood levels of a substance linked to hardening of the arteries. The amount of the decrease -- 40 percent -- surprised lead researcher Robert DiSilvestro, a professor of human nutrition and scientist with the university's Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center.  

  2. Lisa and Dan Wampler Provide Endowed Fellowship

    Dan Wampler, President and Founder of Sensus, donated $1.2 million to the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences to establish the Lisa and Dan Wampler Endowed Fellowship for Food and Health Research. Dan explains why he made this generous gift.

  3. Urban Farm Creates Jobs

    Stanard Farm is an urban farm developed on the site of the former Stanard Elementary School at E.53rd and Stanard Street in Cleveland. The farm was created in collaboration with OSU Extension, the St. ClairSuperior Development Corporation, Councilman Joe Cimperman and the city of Cleveland.