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  1. Ohio EPA Awards Nearly $200,000 for Sustainability Efforts on OSU Farm/Research Facility

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-epa-awards-nearly-200000-sustainability-efforts-osu-farmresearch-facility

    practices. Partners include Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District; Ohio Nonpoint Education for ... practices for water quality protection and whole farm sustainability.   A $194,324 grant from Ohio ... Water Conservation District to demonstrate several progressive projects on OSU's Waterman ...

  2. Blowing in the Wind: OSU Extension Helps Communities Develop Wind Energy Projects

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/blowing-wind-osu-extension-helps-communities-develop-wind-energy-projects

    a growing number of alternative energy projects that bring much-needed investment and jobs to the state. In ... Ohio homes. In Van Wert County, OSU Extension economic development educator Nancy Bowen has been ... facilitate development of the 152-turbine Blue Creek Wind Farm project-- the largest of its kind in Ohio ...

  3. Ohio State University Furthering Economic Development Efforts in West Africa

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-university-furthering-economic-development-efforts-west-africa

    project provides a unique opportunity for a U.S. university to influence higher education in West Africa ... Africa-U.S. Higher Education Initiative Planning grant by the U.S. Agency for International Development and ... environment will enable permanent and long-term impacts of the project on higher education in West ...

  4. Project Cultivates Tanzanian Agricultural Expertise for Future

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/project-cultivates-tanzanian-agricultural-expertise-future

    the Future, and led by Ohio State. The primary goal of the project is to improve the food security and ... students will keep on producing long after the project is over." Erbaugh is excited about the ... credits the work of Dave Kraybill, an Ohio State development economics professor who is the project ...

  5. Ohio State Receives $1.1 Million Grant to Support Ag Research, Outreach in Senegal

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-receives-11-million-grant-support-ag-research-outreach-senegal

    a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Higher Education for ... Universities to advocate for increased engagement in African higher education development. Last year, Ohio ... Africa-U.S. Higher Education Initiative — a collaborative effort started in 2007 by a number of higher ...

  6. Ohio State Receives $24M USAID Grant to Boost Agriculture, Food Security in Tanzania

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-receives-24m-usaid-grant-boost-agriculture-food-security-tanzania

    other U.S. land-grant universities under Ohio State’s leadership: Michigan State University, Tuskegee ... project is part of the U.S. government’s Feed the Future (FTF) initiative, which seeks to address the root ...       “This project will help educate the next generation of agricultural and nutrition scientists in Tanzania ...

  7. Ohio State receives $2.9 million NSF grant to boost K-12 science education

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-receives-29-million-nsf-grant-boost-k-12-science-education

    Foundation (NSF) to help boost science education in Ohio schools and prepare the future generation of U.S ... Education experts agree that addressing such needs is crucial for Ohio to attract and retain 21st century ... Board of Regents, the Ohio Department of Education and Gov. Ted Strickland, a statewide advisory group ...

  8. Ohio State Curriculum to Incorporate Animal Welfare Topics

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-curriculum-incorporate-animal-welfare-topics

    March 6, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio- Ohio State University educators believe stewardship of food animal ... Said David Zartman, an Ohio State animal scientist and project scientist, "Animal rights specifies ... in students. Researchers from Ohio State's Department of Animal Sciences and College of ...

  9. OARDC, Ford Partner to Test Russian Dandelion Rubber for Car Parts

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-ford-partner-test-russian-dandelion-rubber-car-parts

    new uses for an alternative source of rubber being developed by scientists at the Ohio ... researchers visited OARDC and a team of Ohio State scientists involved in the TKS project was flown to ... TKS project. The TKS project is funded by a $3 million Third Frontier grant from the state of Ohio ...

  10. Ohio State Agriculture, Medical Researchers Test Berries as Cancer-fighters

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-agriculture-medical-researchers-test-berries-cancer-fighters

    promoting berries as an alternative high-value crop for southern Ohio farmers and educating consumers on the ... Extension educator. The Centers' contributions to the project include providing fruit for chemical ... pre-cancerous lesions in their mouths. The berry research project has been funded by the state of Ohio through ...

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