Nov 10, 2014
The American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America held its annual International Meeting last week in Long Beach, California. More than 4,000 scientists, porfessionals, educators, and students attend the meetings. Four Ohio State Horticulture and Crop Science graduate students won awards at the meeting.
Nov 4, 2014
The Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Garden's Horticultural Therapy Program is now award winning! The program was awarded the following awards at the State Master Gardener Volunteer Conference:
2014 Outstanding Master Gardener Volunteer Project – Environmental Initiative Winner – Large Category
2014 Outstanding Master Gardener Volunteer Project – State Winner – Large Category
“Large Category” means that it is a project from a county with 75 or more Master Gardener Volunteers.
Nov 1, 2014
Congratulations to Qianli for her research award for "Genome-wide Identification of Promoter Sequences in the Soybean Genome" and to Matthew for his research award for "Genomic selection and assessment of soybean for partial resistance to Phytophthora sojae."
The Ohio Soybean Mosers Scholars Award is donated by the Ohio Soybean Council.
Oct 30, 2014
Ohio Soybean Council Foundation Offers $36,000 in Scholarships
The deadline for undergraduate and graduate applications is January 16, 2015.
Oct 30, 2014
Check out this awesome interview from Dr. Jim Metzger about how the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science is growing fresh produce for Ohio State campus dining facilities.
Ohio State Greenhouse Garden Grows Vegetables For Campus Dining WOSU Interview with Dr. Jim Metzger
Oct 23, 2014
The Scotts LawnService Scholarship is a unique program that combines a hands-on internship with a scholarship that will cover an entire year of tuition. The program is available to current juniors (or those with one year of school remaining) majoring in Turfgrass Science, Crop Science, Landscape Horticulture, Entomology or other related field and with an interest in the lawn and landscape care or pest control industries. Applicants must currently have a minimum GPA of 3.0 which will need to be maintained throughout the program.
Oct 21, 2014
Check out this article in The Lantern featuring our awesome professor and chair, Dr. Jim Metzger. http://thelantern.com/2014/10/ohio-state-to-grow-some-produce-for-dining-halls-on-campus/
Oct 21, 2014
Not too late to plant wheat, but risks increase
By Tracy Turner | Posted on 10/15/2014
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Growers may still have time to plant wheat this fall even though cool, wet weather that has delayed the soybean harvest for many growers is making wheat planting difficult for some, according to a field crops expert with Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.
Oct 17, 2014
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Oct 15, 2014
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