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  1. New Way to Skin a Tomato: Scientist Bags 2008 OARDC Innovator Award for Food-, Work-, Earth-friendly Method

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-way-skin-tomato-scientist-bags-2008-oardc-innovator-award-food-work-earth-friendly

    April 18, 2008 WOOSTER, Ohio — Ohio State University’s Sudhir Sastry, developer of a revolutionary one-step commercial method for removing the skins of fruits and vegetables, has received the 2008 Ohio Agricultural Research and Development C ...

  2. New Insect Attacking Soybean Fields

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-insect-attacking-soybean-fields

    July 17, 2001 Editor: Soybean aphid photos are available. Contact Candace Pollock at (330) 202-3550 or pollock.58@osu.edu. WOOSTER, Ohio- A new insect that attacks soybean plants is keeping both researchers and growers throughout the Midwest on guard this ...

  3. New Book Shows How Birds Help Gardens Naturally

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-book-shows-how-birds-help-gardens-naturally

    July 28, 2009 “Red Bird, Green Bird: How Birds Help Us Grow Healthy Gardens”; June 2009; 6 x 9 in.; 92 pp.; ISBN: 978-1-59098-965-4; paperback; $12   WOOSTER, Ohio — The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC), the lar ...

  4. New 4-H Center Receives $50,000 Pledge

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-4-h-center-receives-50000-pledge

    July 17, 2002 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Tiney McComb, chairman, president, and CEO of Heartland Bank, feels he has much to give back to the program that significantly impacted his life as a 9-year-old boy growing up on a farm. "I began my 4-H tenure as a 9-ye ...

  5. New Biological Control Book Brainchild of Ohio State Scientist

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-biological-control-book-brainchild-ohio-state-scientist

    April 24, 2006 Editor: For a photo of Grewal, contact Ken Chamberlain, (330) 263-3779 or chamberlain.1@osu.edu. WOOSTER, Ohio — Biocontrol agents are becoming more popular as both the public and regulators recognize the environmental and human-heal ...

  6. Nematode, Urban Landscape Expert Wins 2009 OARDC Senior Faculty Research Award; Work 'Spans from Genes to Ecosystems'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/nematode-urban-landscape-expert-wins-2009-oardc-senior-faculty-research-award-work

    April 23, 2009 WOOSTER, Ohio — The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) today (April 23) honored Parwinder Grewal, a professor in Ohio State University’s Department of Entomology, with its 2009 Distinguished Senior Facul ...

  7. New 4-H Center Going 'Green'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-4-h-center-going-green

    November 13, 2003 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- The new Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, to be completed in 2005 on the Ohio State University campus, will be "green" in more ways than one. The color of the familiar 4-H clover symbol will be a remi ...

  8. NE Ohio Nursery Plants Trees in Tornado-hit Secrest: 'It's a Pay-it-forward Thing'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ne-ohio-nursery-plants-trees-tornado-hit-secrest-its-pay-it-forward-thing

    November 24, 2010 WOOSTER, Ohio — Thirty-some years ago, Ken Cochran gave Mario Cekada, just starting out in the nursery industry, a helping hand.   Last week, Cekada returned the favor. His now-successful business, Rusty Oak Nursery of Valley City ...

  9. 'More Beef for Less Money' Highlight of Field Day

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/more-beef-less-money-highlight-field-day

    July 16, 2002 COSHOCTON, Ohio — Beef cattle farmers know all too well that winter feeding takes a big bite out of the ruminants’ maintenance budget. The good news is that alternative feeding methods can reduce the total cost of raising cows without af ...

  10. More Food Grown Near Home, Less Oil: Ohio State Tests Eco Plots for Small Farms Serving Cities

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/more-food-grown-near-home-less-oil-ohio-state-tests-eco-plots-small-farms-serving

    February 21, 2008 WOOSTER, Ohio — Joe Kovach set out to gross $10 per row foot, equal to a robust $90,000 per acre, in his innovative farm plots of mixed fruits and vegetables.   So far, based on the crops that he has in production, the Ohio State ...

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