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  1. Soybean rust never sleeps … so team of scientists stands guard against it

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/may-june-2014/soybean-rust-never-sleeps-%E2%80%A6-so-team-scientists

    Experts from more than 30 U.S. and Canadian institutions, including OARDC, continue to battle soybean ... rust, a big yield robber elsewhere in the world that invaded the U.S. 10 years ago. Two new videos are ... to the U.S. soybean crop,” said OARDC Director Steve Slack (pictured), a plant pathologist and member ...

  2. Secrest Arboretum

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/secrest-arboretum

    plant introductions. The public simply enjoys its beauty and serenity. The Secrest Arboretum Support ... Council supports programs, planning and development. Many of the trees were lost in the tornado and about ...

  3. New study looks at why Americans waste so much food

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/new-study-looks-why-americans-waste-so-much-food

    Even though American consumers throw away about 80 billion pounds of food a year, only about half ... published in July in the journal PLOS ONE is just the second peer-reviewed large-scale consumer survey about ... food waste and is the first in the U.S. to identify patterns regarding how Americans form attitudes on ...

  4. How climate change has cost U.S. soybean growers $11 billion, and what can be done about it

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/july-august-2015/how-climate-change-has-cost-us-soybean-growers

    have suppressed the U.S. average soybean yield gain — how much it goes up every year — by about 30 ... the competitive ability of U.S. soybean farmers, and (would) subsequently impact food security for ... U.S. consumers.” “Failure to develop region-based strategies to mitigate climate change impacts would ...

  5. Pollinators

    https://oardc.osu.edu/impacts/pollinators

    We need honeybees and other pollinators for the successful growth of about one-third of U.S. food ...

  6. 2015 Breakfast on the Farm

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/2015-breakfast-farm

    Bureau. This event provides opportunity for the public to visit a working dairy farm and learn more about ...

  7. Growing season: OARDC's organic farming program gets a shot in the arm

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/september-october-2014/growing-season-oardcs-organic-farming

    Food and Farming Education and Research program, which shared fruits of that growth at a recent public ... science-based information for Ohio’s organic farmers. Ohio has 506 farms certified under the U.S. Department of ... ninth in the nation. In all, the census reported U.S. organic farm sales of $3.12 billion in 2012, up ...

  8. Turfgrass Pathology Disease Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/turfgrass-pathology-disease-day

    trials. •Hear about new and current fungicides and how to get the most for your chemical dollar. •Get an ... Program Coordinator at 614-778-9172 or hicks.19@osu.edu. Visit us at turfdisease.osu.edu. View the flyer ...

  9. CFAES Research Community

    https://oardc.osu.edu/https%3A/cfaes.osu.edu/cfaes-research-community

    communicate a decision. Questions about the process should be directed to the Chief of Staff, Lori Bowman:  ...

  10. Could mosquitoes spread Zika in Ohio? ‘Chances are very low’: OARDC scientist

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/may-june-2016/could-mosquitoes-spread-zika-ohio-%E2%80%98chances-are-very

    mosquito-borne diseases to be concerned about.”—Peter Piermarini So far, U.S. cases are linked to travel Zika ... his subjects. “Aedes aegypti is not found in Ohio, but it is common in parts of the southern U.S ... mosquito-borne diseases to be concerned about.” Among those diseases: West Nile virus and La Crosse virus ...

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