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  1. New App Lets You Report Invasive Species

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-app-lets-you-report-invasive-species

    detection gives us a greater chance of being able to handle infestations before they become so large that ... species throughout the U.S. and Canada. The app divides sightings into the general categories of plants ... has killed tens of millions of native ash trees throughout the eastern U.S. and Canada, has caused ...

  2. OARDC Receives National Research Award for Critical Soybean Rust Work

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-receives-national-research-award-critical-soybean-rust-work

    earned the award along with colleagues from more than 30 U.S. and Canadian land-grant ... a fungal disease that poses a serious threat to soybean production. First detected in the U.S. in 2004, ... America. Since then, it has spread through the southern and midwestern U.S., with some states experiencing ...

  3. Lower Corn Production Forecast Likely to Fuel Increased Calls for Ethanol Waiver

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/lower-corn-production-forecast-likely-fuel-increased-calls-ethanol-waiver

    about 10 percent of total gasoline usage, which requires converting some 40 percent of the U.S. corn ... August 14, 2012 COLUMBUS, Ohio – With the U.S. Agriculture Department’s forecast that corn ... projected U.S. corn production to 10.8 billion bushels, down 17 percent from its forecast last month of ...

  4. Project Cultivates Tanzanian Agricultural Expertise for Future

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

    Africa, is undergoing a sea change demographically. Currently, about one-third of Tanzanians live below ... country of Feed the Future, the Global Hunger and Food Security Initiative of the U.S. government. And ... students will keep on producing long after the project is over." Erbaugh is excited about the ...

  5. Chow Line: Enjoy peanut butter but watch calories (for 11/1/09)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-enjoy-peanut-butter-watch-calories-11109-0

    pack in 190 calories and 16 grams of fat. That's about as high as if you had piled on a generous ... it's about the ratio of good-to-bad fats that you'll find in heart-healthy olive oil. Most peanut ... butter you find on the grocery store shelf contains about 150 milligrams of sodium per serving, about ...

  6. Congressman-elect Renacci Tours OARDC: 'I Look Forward to Working With You'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/congressman-elect-renacci-tours-oardc-i-look-forward-working-you

    U.S. House of Representatives beginning in January 2011, toured the Wooster campus of the Ohio ... Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) Nov. 17 to learn more about educational and economic ... appreciate Representative-elect Renacci taking an afternoon out of his already busy schedule to visit with us ...

  7. Soybean Disease ID Workshop First of Several to be Held This Year

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/soybean-disease-id-workshop-first-several-be-held-year

    by Ohio State University experts that offers in-depth training on fungicide application, genetic ... with OSU Extension and OARDC, who will talk about genetic disease resistance, pathogen biology and ... more information on fungicide application, genetic resistance thresholds and other information related ...

  8. Ohio State Extension to Hold SARE Workshop

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-extension-hold-sare-workshop

    producers, ranchers and other professionals in the agriculture industry interested in learning more about the ... South Centers at Piketon in Piketon, Ohio. Applications and other support materials will be available ... modify equipment. Applicants must identify specific problems and potential solutions to those problems. ...

  9. OARDC Scientist Receives Organic Farming Group's Top Honor

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/oardc-scientist-receives-organic-farming-groups-top-honor

    collaborated on a number of studies. “Both Deb and Ed care deeply about creating a sustainable food system,” ... Program. “It gave our lives a whole new depth and meaning. It helped us as researchers to appreciate how ... important the experiential knowledge of farmers is. It helped us as human beings to understand the heart and ...

  10. Ohio Involved in Project Targeting Childhood Obesity

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-involved-project-targeting-childhood-obesity

    Prevention Grant was one of 24 funded at the end of April by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's ... of the project, we hope to develop a program that provides us with valid information that communities ... According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 1 in 7 low-income children ages 2 through ...

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