Past Events

  1. Jan 31, 2019, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

    Groundwater (GW) is a scarce and invisible resource, and is a significant concern in many countries. Pollution and depletion of it causes severe economic, environmental and social dislocations in many countries including USA. Water-intensive crops such as high-yielding variety (HYV) rice are grown intensively using GW and densely populated countries, such as Bangladesh, must grow irrigated crops to feed their large populations. Boro rice accounts for 57% of the total annual food grain production (33 million tons) in Bangladesh and

  2. Dec 1, 2018 (All day)

    The Office of International Affairs (OIA) is seeking applications for its Academic Enrichment Grants which support Ohio State’s Discovery Themes, faculty and student research and the development of new education abroad programs – activities that will have a lasting impact on increasing global awareness and finding solutions to the world’s greatest problems.

  3. Nov 30, 2018, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

    The cultures, tastes, and sounds of Nigeria A talk in the series Cultural Connections:  “Where Culture Meets Agriculture”   Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, 12 noon – 1 pm Research Services Building 130, Payne Dr. at Wilson Rd. OARDC, Wooster   Free • Light lunch provided, space limited.  Meal starts at noon.  Presentation starts at 12:15  

  4. Nov 1, 2018 (All day)

    Marlia Bosques Martínez: B.S. in Crop Protection from the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez. Pursuing a Masters in Plant Pathology at the OSU under the guidance of Dr. Chris Taylor and Dr. Sally Miller. My research focuses on studying root-knot nematode diversity, yield loss and biocontrol management on tomatoes.  Noelymar González: B.S. in Agronomy from the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez. Pursuing a Masters in Soil Science at the OSU under the guidance of Dr. Steve Culman. My research focuses on studying soil health in no-till soils.

  5. Oct 17, 2018 through Oct 19, 2018 (All day)

    THE NORMAN E. BORLAUG INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM, known informally as the "Borlaug Dialogue," each year brings together over 1,200 people from more than 65 countries to address cutting-edge issues related to global food security and nutrition.

  6. Sep 18, 2018 through Sep 20, 2018 (All day)

    Throughout its history, Ohio State’s farm science review has been at the forefront of showcasing the future of agriculture. For more informaiton, please visit:

  7. Sep 14, 2018, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

    Dr. Pauline Bernardo has experience in plant virology including studies of plant virus diversity, discovery, epidemiology, ecology to diagnostics. Presently, she is working to understand transmission of Maize chlorotic mottle virus through seed and to develop approaches to prevent MCMV spread through seed. Dr. Bernardo obtained her PhD degree in Plant Virology from the University of Montpellier, France in 2014 and was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Michigan State University from 2015-2016. 

  8. Aug 1, 2018 (All day)

    The 2019-2020 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program core competition is open! 

  9. Jul 13, 2018, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

    THE WOOSTER CAMPUS DIVERSITY COMMITTEE PRESENTS: Paraguay: The Heart of South America A brief introduction to its culture and agriculture A talk in the series Cultural Connections: “Where Culture Meets Agriculture” Speaker: Andrés D. Sanabria, M.Sc. Student, Plant Pathology, CFAES Wooster

  10. Jun 25, 2018, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

    Join Brazil Gateway's Academic Relations and Alumni Community Manager, Jane Aparecido, for a presentation and discussion on the Brazilian educational system and opportunities for faculty and staff available in Brazil. Jane will share broad updates on the current economic and political climate and available options for research, funding and partnerships. Light refreshments will be provided. To RSVP, please email Jane Aparecido at before June 22.