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  1. Farmers: 3 days to hone your business’s edge, 4,000 ways to see how

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/september-october-2015/farmers-3-days-hone-your-business%E2%80%99s-edge

    techniques and information to help producers increase their farm operation’s bottom line, Gamble said. Its ... Caren Agricultural Center in London, Ohio. The massive annual trade show is all about learning new tips, ... it becomes even more important for farmers and producers to find the best information for their farm ...

  2. Pollinators

    https://oardc.osu.edu/impacts/pollinators

    these friends of ours under siege, both in Ohio and around the world. Protecting the state’s pollinators ... — and in the process, securing farmers’ income and food production — is among the key work being done by ... The Ohio State University. ...

  3. Carbon Management and Sequestration Center

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/carbon-management-and-sequestration-center

    210 Kottman Hall 2021 Coffey Road Columbus, Ohio 43210 Map to CMASC The Carbon Management and ... Sequestration Center (CMASC) at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio conducts research on the best ...

  4. Study: Fat in avocado helps body absorb, convert vitamin A nutrients

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/march-april-2015/study-fat-avocado-helps-body-absorb-convert

    The type of fat in avocados does more than help the body absorb beneficial carotenoids. It also ... helps convert them to vitamin A, a vital function that could cut severe vitamin A deficiencies in the ... the World Health Organization says. Vitamin A deficiency raises infection risks and is the leading ...

  5. 2 new ways to avoid latex allergies

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/may-june-2015/2-new-ways-avoid-latex-allergies

    guayule trials in southern Ohio. Aim: Developing a new domestic rubber- and latex-producing crop, and with ... natural latex gloves they prefer while avoiding the risk of allergic reactions. The patent-pending ... Type IV-hypoallergenic. “Guayule is a U.S. desert shrub that produces a high-quality latex which is ...

  6. Waterman Agricultural & Natural Resources Laboratory

    https://oardc.osu.edu/facility/waterman-agricultural-natural-resources-laboratory

    2490 Carmack Road Columbus, Ohio 43210 Map to Waterman Facilities and features of the Waterman ... Facility, the Waterman Dairy Facility, the Rothenbuhler Honey Bee Research Lab, the Waterman Headquarters ... opportunities in the areas of turf science, dairy management and research, entomology, ecological engineering, ...

  7. Small Farm Conference and Trade Show

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/small-farm-conference-and-trade-show

    Show is designed to help make landowners and small farm operations more successful, profitable and ... sustainable, said Tony Nye, an Ohio State University Extension educator who coordinates OSU Extension’s Small ... Farm Program. While the event is targeted to small farmland producers typically with less than 100 ...

  8. ‘Steady leader’ Steve Slack decides to retire as OARDC director

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/november-december-2015/%E2%80%98steady-leader%E2%80%99-steve-slack-decides-retire

    an extensive review of OARDC and its economic impact in Ohio. The review identified three core ... administration for CFAES, one of Ohio State’s largest and most comprehensive colleges; and of management of the ... Bruce McPheron. “His steady leadership has helped OARDC grow not only in talented faculty, ...

  9. Understanding Algal Blooms: State of the Science Conference

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/understanding-algal-blooms-state-science-conference

    water. The blooms can produce dangerous toxins, such as microcystin. Toledo residents lost access to ... units of The Ohio State University – Ohio Sea Grant, Stone Laboratory, the College of Food, ... Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, the college’s outreach arm, Ohio State University Extension – and the ...

  10. Summer Grafting Workshop

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/summer-grafting-workshop

    center is part of The Ohio State University and its  College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental ... To paraphrase an old  U2 song, two plant parts can beat as one. It’s called grafting, and you can ... program assistant, Paul Snyder. “It’s a helpful skill to learn because it makes you a better gardener if ...

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