International Programs in Agriculture

News

  1. Stepping Into the Field: Bridging the Gap between Researchers and Local Farmers in Tanzania

    Jan 5, 2018

    Agriculture in Tanzania is composed mostly of small holder farms, which average about 5 acres in size. Though 90% of Tanzanian livelihoods rely on agriculture, land productivity and soil quality have greatly diminished as a result of substandard agricultural practices and unaffordable fertilizers.

  2. Cooperate Globally, Act Locally - Collaborative Stories of CFAES faculty and Borlaug Fellows

    Dec 13, 2017

    In Autumn 2017, the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) was selected to host Alimata Bandaogo from Burkina Faso, Kristine Pascual from the Philippines, and Thobela Nkukwana from South Africa to work with CFAES faculty members through the support of the Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program.

  3. CFAES Faculty and Scholars to represent Ohio State at 2017 World Food Prize Event

    Oct 10, 2017

    Nine faculty, staff, and visiting scholars in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) have been invited to attend the 2017 Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa from October 18-20, 2017.

    Representing CFAES this year are:

  1. Hi! I'm Deo.
    My research at Ohio State will directly improve food security in Sub-Sahara Africa
  2. Hi! I'm Dr. Lal.
    Agriculture has to be on any agenda for climate change mitigation & food security