Mar 13, 2014
Garden Guru Employment Opportunity
Mar 5, 2014
The OSU Student Farm is offering shares in their Community Supported Agriculture Program (CSA), a localized food production model. Members pre-pay shares and receive a weekly bag of freshly harvested produce. All produce is grown at the student farm on Columbus campus using organic, pesticide free farming methods.
Mar 4, 2014
The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) hosted the 11th Annual CFAES Undergraduate Research Forum on Thursday afternoon, February 20, 2014, held in the Agricultural Administration Auditorium. Thirty-one undergraduate student researchers from CFAES and the School of Environment and Natural Resources shared their research in a poster presentation format with faculty, staff, fellow students, and invited family members and guests.
Mar 4, 2014
The Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (FAES) Library will be closed for renovations from March 7, 2014 through early 2015.
Feb 14, 2014
HCS faculty member, John Finer participated in the Farm to Fork Dialogues. The Collegiate Young Farmers hosted the Farm to Fork Food Dialogues Tuesday, featuring panelists from the farm and food industries. The central topic of discussion was biotechnology. Check out the article, featured in The Lantern, here.
Feb 7, 2014
HCS student Debora Liabeuf (on far left) was awarded the travel award from the International Society for Horticultural Sciences (ISHS). Award winners recvied a check for $500 and a certificate. Congratulations Debora!
Check out more here
Feb 7, 2014
Corn, Soybean and Wheat Connection; webinars featuring HCS' very own Dr. Peter Thomison and Dr. Laura Lindsey!
Webinars offer local farmers ability to view state, national conventions
by JAMES J. HOORMAN
'The first Corn, Soybean and Wheat Connection program is now available for viewing online.
Jan 31, 2014
Alpha Zeta Partners is currently accepting applications for Class 16.
Alpha Zeta Partners is a professional honorary for students in the College of Food, Agriculture, and Environmental Sciences and focuses on its pillars of scholarship, leadership, service, and fellowship. Twenty members are initiated each year and go through a year-long development program that includes three seminars and a six-week study abroad to Brazil.
There will be an informational session and ice cream social on January 27th at 6:00 pm in Norton Lobby.
Jan 28, 2014
OSU Turfgrass Alumni and Students Shine in San Antonio
The Sports Turf Managers Association held its 25th annual conference January 21- 25 in San Antonio, Texas. The OSU turfgrass science program was heavily involved in the meeting.
Jan 27, 2014
92-Year-Old Receives Degree from Ohio State
Congratulations Ted Chandler! He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Ohio State on January 23, 2014!
When asked what advice he would give to incoming freshman, Chandler said, “Don’t look for the easiest way. You learn more from hard work.”
Read his entire story here: