Sep 24, 2014
University Dining Services is excited to launch another new sustainability initiative this fall that will give students, staff and faculty the opportunity to help grow the produce that will be used in our campus dining operations. As part of a partnership with CFAES, Dining has secured a space in the Howlett Greenhouse, which is located on west campus (http://www.osu.edu/map/building.php?building=297), where staff and students will work together to support this year’s crop of kale, lettuce and basil.
Sep 22, 2014
Are you a current or future graduate student with the skills and passion to become the next notable floriculture researcher or educator? If so, apply for the Paul Ecke Jr. M.S./Ph.D. Scholarship Program now through Feb. 1, 2015. Applications are available online.
Sep 22, 2014
Do you enjoy sharing your passion for Ohio State with others? Would you be willing to show high school students what it is like to be a Buckeye? The "Experience OSU for a Day" (EOFD) Program allows prospective students to get a feel for what college is really like. These students visit CFAES frequently, and we are in need of volunteers to show these students around campus when they come to visit.
Sep 12, 2014
Application To Graduate and College Server Issues
Starting the morning of September 3 through the end of the day, September 5 the college experienced some difficulties with the “Application to Graduate” database. If you completed the Application to Graduate during this timeframe please email Lynn Mande to make sure the college office received your application to graduate. Do not take for granted the fact that you received an email confirmation that it was received by the college office.
Aug 26, 2014
Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens will host a plant sale September 5-7 at Scioto Gardens:
3351 West State Road Route 37
Delaware OH 43015
Friday (September 5) 9 AM - 6 PM. Saturday (September 6) 9 AM - 6 PM and Sunday (September 7) 10 AM - 5 PM. Gardening workshops on Saturday and Sunday.
Chadwick Plant Sale Flyer
Aug 20, 2014
The deadline is October 1 for online applications for American Floral Endowment’s Vic & Margaret Ball Intern Scholarship Program and the Mosmiller Intern Scholarship Program.
Completing one of AFE’s two floriculture and horticulture internship programs allows students to:
Aug 15, 2014
Check out this article about Ohio Grape and Wine Day with HCS' very own Dr. Dami.
Jul 31, 2014
Horticulture and Crop Science seniors, Joshua Henry and Amy Miller, were awarded scholarships from the American Floral Endowment. According to their webiste, the American Floral Endowment (AFE) " is an independent nonprofit organization that funds research and scholarships in floriculture and environmental horticulture for the benefit of growers, wholesalers, retailers, allied industry organizations and the general public."
Jul 25, 2014
Steven Charles Parker, Ohio State Agronomy Club, East Canton, OH – Greenfield Scholars: Steven Parker is a student at The Ohio State University. He is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Sustainable Plant Systems with a Specialization in Agronomy. His minor will be in Agricultural System Management. Mr. Parker studied two years at The Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute in Wooster, Ohio. He received an Associate’s Degree in Sustainable Plant Systems with a specialization in Agronomy from ATI. He also received the Outstanding Student award.
Jul 22, 2014
Local horticulturists bring produce and stories to Yellow Springs Corner Cone Farmers Market.
By Carol Siyahi Hicks
At Partridge Pear Gardens heirloom vegetable stand in the Yellow Springs Corner Cone Farmers Market, you may acquire more than succulent, heritage food. You may take home a story, a recipe, a bit of humor—an experience.