1. Turf Student, Dominic Petrella on Turf Health: Why Dye?

    Apr 1, 2014

    Turf Health: Why Dye?
    The benefits of using turf pigments and dyes
    By Dominic Petrella

  2. Congratulations to Bradley Snyder for his winning presentation in the Denman & CFAES research forums

    Apr 1, 2014

    Brad was awarded second place for his poster presentations entitled "DNA sequence evaluation of the Rag5locus for soybean aphid resistance" in both the Denman & CFAES undergraduate research forums in 2013. Congratulations!

  3. Temporary Weekend Sales Representative: Lawn & Garden Specialist

    Mar 28, 2014

    Horticulture Students! There is a weekend job opportunity for you! 

    Temporary Weekend Sales Representative – Lawn & Garden Specialist

    Job description:

    The primary responsibility of this Temporary Weekend Sales Representative role is to provide in-store lawn and garden expertise to promote sales of a specific product line at Home Centers in Franklin County area. Incumbent will also build relationships with store personnel for the duration of the program.

  4. Columbus Metro Parks looking for Seasonal Help!

    Mar 28, 2014

    Columbus Metro Parks is looking to fill a number of seasonal maintenance positions this summer, including several positions at Blacklick Woods Golf Course. All seasonal positions earn $10.00/hour. This is a particularly good opportunity for those interested in Turf and Golf Course Maintenance, as well as, Park Maintenance. 

  5. Will Mother Nature allow for timely corn planting?

    Mar 27, 2014

    HCS Professor, Peter Thomison, is featured in this Ohio Ag Net/Ohio's Country Journal news article about corn planting. 

    Will Mother Nature allow for timely corn planting?

    March 26, 2014

    The weather outside is still frightful, but the the optimal corn planting time is just around the corner. In some parts of Ohio, corn planting typically starts as early as the first week of April, an Ohio State University Extension expert said.

  6. Scotts Global Sourcing Internship Opportunity

    Mar 20, 2014

    The Scotts Company is offering a Global Sourcing Internship.

    Scotts is dedicated to a beautiful world with industry-leading lawn and garden products and services. We are the world's largest marketer of branded consumer products for lawn and garden care, with a collection of strong global brands such as Scotts Miracle-Geo, Otho, Roundup, and TomCat. Collectively, we are a $2.84 billion business that operates primarily in North America, along with businesses in Europe and Asia Pacific. 

  7. CFAES Urban Agricultural Adventure and Cultural Exploration

    Mar 18, 2014

    The CFAES Diversity Catalyst Team is hosting the CFAES Urban Agricultural Adventure and Cultural Exploration on Saturday, April 26.  We have a 52 passenger bus that we plan to fill with students from Columbus and Wooster Campuses.  We will depart from the Agricultural Administration Building at 8:00 AM. 

    Trip includes: 

  8. Internship/Employment Opportunity - Landscaping

    Mar 13, 2014

    Hidden Creek Landscaping Inc. is looking to hire students intereted in internships and full-time/part-time employment. Visit the company website here:

  9. Employment Opportunity

    Mar 13, 2014

    Garden Guru Employment Opportunity

  10. Student Farm: Community Supported Agriculture

    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.