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 ...
Columbus Dispatch highlights jobs for ag-school graduates
Interest in food — safety, availability, environmental impacts — is on the rise, and as a result, so is the demand for college graduates trained in food-, agricultural- and environmental-science disciplines in Ohio and nationwide. “Food is in the news,” ...
Dr. Nick Christians receives CFAES Distinguished Alumni Award
Congratulations to Dr Nick Christians (OSU Classes of 1977 and 1979, MS and PhD degrees) recipient of the CFAES Distinguished Alumni Award, 2 March 2013. Dr Christians has made a significant contribution to the field of turfgrass science during his >30 ...
Howlett Green Roof in the Columbus Dispatch
The Howlett Hall Green Roof project was reported on by the Columbus Dispatch on Feruary 19th in a very nice full page article. http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2013/02/19/osu-rooftop-garden-to-bloom-soon.html ...
Congratulations to Eric Billman, 2012 Golden Opportunities Scholar
Congratulations to Eric Billman, who was selected as a 2012 Golden Opportunities Scholar by the Crops Science Society of America (CSSA), American Society of Agronomy (ASA) and Soil Science Society of America (SSSA). There were 20 Scholars selected from wi ...
John Finer named as AAAS fellow
John Finer, professor in HCS, will be recognized as a fellow at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, in Boston, MA on February 16, 2013. Eighteen Ohio State University faculty members were elected into the newest ...
Nursing Home Costs and Medicaid: The One-Two Punch to the Family Farm
The rising costs of nursing home care may impact farm families harder than others due to farm assets that may limit or prevent a family member from qualifying for Medicaid, according to an agricultural law expert with the College of Food, Agricultural, an ...