Avian Influenza Biosecurity Guidelines for ALL Poultry
There has been recent detection of multiple avian influenza viruses into North America (Canada and United States). These viruses are apparently spread by migratory birds. These influenza viruses have been detected in captive birds, backyard poultry and co ...
Scotts LawnService Scholarship
The Scotts LawnService Scholarship combines an internship and a full year’s worth of tuition. The scholarship is designed for juniors majoring in Turfgrass Science, Crop Science, Landscape Horticulture, Entomology, or other related fields. Applicants must ...
Plant Science Recognition Ceremony
Scholarship awards were handed out to undergraduate, graduate students, and faculty on Friday, April 19 th at the Ice Cream Social event held in Kottman Hall. 56 undergraduate students were awarded scholarships for Spring and Fall semesters in the 2013-20 ...
Transforming Chadwick Lake
Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens began a project, two years ago, to renovate the Chadwick Lake. The project plans were to remove invasive plants, stock the lake with various species of fish and begin a native planting regime to increase biodiversit ...
2012 Drought Could Mean Larger Soybean Seeds for 2013 Growing Season
Assistant Professor, Dr. Laura Lindsey has co-written an article about how 2012 drought conditions affected soybeans. Check it out: http://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/2012-drought-could-mean-larger-soybean-seeds-for-2013-growing-season ...
Gamma Sigma Delta
Gamma Sigma Delta is an honors society in the field of agriculture. The fraternity began at The Ohio State University in 1905 and the organization has been honoring students, faculty, and staff who demonstrate outstanding research, teaching, and service. ...
Former HCS Student Wins Best Enology and Viticulture Paper
Former HCS student, Yi Zhang, has won the American Society for Enology and Viticulture Best paper award! The selection was made by the American Society for Enology and Viticulture (ASEV). His paper, entitled, "Foliar Application of Abscisic Aci ...
Borlaug LEAP Fellowship Grant Awarded
Congratulations, Nafeti Mheni! Nafeti was awarded a $20,000 grant from the Borlaug LEAP Fellowship program. The Borlaug-LEAP program is a leadership program that helps fund research and activities in the field of agriculture. Nafeti will travel to the Int ...
Congratulations, Bradley Snyder! 2nd place winner of the Denman Undergraduate Research Forum
Brad Snyder, a senior majoring in Sustainable Plant Systems with a specialization in Agronomy, has received 2nd place in the Agriculture/Environmental Science division for the 2013 Denman Undergraduate Research Forum. The Denman Undergraduate Research For ...
Henry Peller a Sustainable Plant Systems Major named a Udall Scholar
Henry Peller, a junior majoring in Sustainable Plant Systems and a personalized study program through ASC, has been named a Udall Scholar. One of only 50 students selected for this honor nationwide (and the only from Ohio), the Udall recognizes students ...