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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. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Herbicide and Mulch Combo Superior Method of Weed Control

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/herbicide-and-mulch-combo-superior-method-weed-control

    seven or higher after 120 days. All but one of those treatments involved a herbicide-mulch combination: ... treatments. "The industry uses granular applications at about $315 per application. Put on three ... example, and the savings gets even greater." Funding for this two-year project comes from the U.S ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. First-of-its-kind Wastewater Treatment System Saves Turkey Processor Millions, Protects Environment

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/first-its-kind-wastewater-treatment-system-saves-turkey-processor-millions-protects

    alternative. "It's working very well, we're very excited about it," said Ryan Kopp, project ... Today, with a first-of-its-kind treatment system designed by an Ohio State University researcher, the ... rough waters have calmed. And though the costs have been considerable-- about $1 million to build the ...

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