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  1. OARDC Impact Archive

    https://oardc.osu.edu/node/1992

    On-Field Ohio project, which seeks to revise the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Natural Resources ... Center entomologist Mary Gardiner started a large-scale, never-before-attempted project that examines the ... the risk of allergic reactions. On-Field Ohio: Rewriting Ohio’s Phosphorus Risk Index Ohio ...

  2. 8 ways a city’s vacant lots can be good for the environment

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/may-june-2015/8-ways-city%E2%80%99s-vacant-lots-can-be-good-environment

    year, Gardiner started a large-scale, never-tried-before project examining the impact of eight different ... neighborhoods. The five-year project’s main goal is to gather data that will inform future green space design in ... environmental benefits.”—Mary Gardiner Greening the land in the ’Land The project is funded by a highly ...

  3. Ohio No-Till Summer Field Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/ohio-no-till-summer-field-day

    the application of pesticides and chemical fertilizers, all of which influence both yields and ... Research and Development Center, and other sponsors, is the  Ohio No-Till Summer Field Day, Aug. 31 on the ... sessions at the field day will address the use of cover crops in no-till systems, Reeder said. Participants ...

  4. Seeing (and using) the good in manure and keeping our water clean, too

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/november-december-2015/seeing-and-using-good-manure-and-keeping

    Called Field to Faucet, it aims to ensure safe water for all Ohioans while keeping the state’s farms ... growth,” said Glen Arnold, an organizer of the event and manure nutrient management systems field ...

  5. Netting success: Video series shows how to get started in fish farming

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/september-october-2014/netting-success-video-series-shows-how-get

    aquaculture and wanting to know more about what fish farming entails and how one can get started or expand ... Agriculture Organization of the United Nations projects that by 2030, aquaculture will provide two-thirds of ... the fish consumed globally. Ohio currently has about 200 registered fish farmers, according to a 2010 ...

  6. EPN Breakfast Club

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/epn-breakfast-club

    Environmental Sciences. The project won the U.S. Water Alliance’s 2015 U.S. Water Prize, which recognizes ... The groundbreaking, award-winning  Ohio River Basin Trading Project  is the focus of February’s ... such as phosphorus and nitrogen,” according to the project’s website. Farmers participating in the ...

  7. Harnessing Consumers and Communities to Help Meet U.S. Food Waste Reduction Goals

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/harnessing-consumers-and-communities-help-meet-us-food-waste-reduction-goals

    available to field questions and discuss possible research collaboration projects. Roe has conducted ... U.S. food, worth $165 billion dollars a year, is thrown away, reaching this ambitious target will ... and Communities to Help Meet U.S. Food Waste Reduction Goals” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at ...

  8. OARDC scientists are helping Ohio prepare for, defend against avian flu

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/january-february-2016/oardc-scientists-are-helping-ohio-prepare

    Since late 2014, an outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5 has gripped the U.S. poultry ... industry, killing close to 50 million chickens and turkeys in 19 states, according to the U.S. Department of ... producers learn about the disease, boost their biosecurity and prepare to minimize the flu’s impact should ...

  9. How to keep Ohio’s specialty crops safe from herbicide drift

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/september-october-2016/how-keep-ohio%E2%80%99s-specialty-crops-safe

    Landscape Plants,” a new fact sheet covering how herbicide sprays can drift onto nontarget fields, possible ... their fields. That’s why scientists with CFAES are offering research-based tips on how to keep those ... concerns about the herbicides 2,4-D and dicamba, and how to prevent unwanted damage to crops. Both ...

  10. Tsetse team: Pitching in to crack genetic code of deadly fly

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/july-august-2014/tsetse-team-pitching-crack-genetic-code-deadly

    A 10-year international project whose participants included an OARDC scientist and his labmates ... is featured on top journal’s cover Also participating in the project were Justin Peyton (left), Megan ... a World Health Organization (WHO) fact sheet. Some 70 million people there are at risk. WHO lists sleeping ...

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