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2020
July
09,
2020
| 04:05 PM America/New_York
NOAA and its research partners are forecasting that western Lake Erie will experience a moderate harmful algal bloom this summer. This year’s bloom is expected to measure 4.5 on the severity index – among the smaller blooms since 2011 – but could pos...
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June
11,
2020
| 04:43 PM America/New_York
A soil scientist at The Ohio State University whose research spans five continents has been awarded this year’s World Food Prize for increasing the global food supply by helping small farmers improve their soil. ...
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May
29,
2020
| 01:57 PM America/New_York
Ohio 4-H camp has been called “the best week of summer.” It’s all about tie-dyeing T-shirts, learning new line dances, singing around a campfire, cool counselors, and sharing a cabin with your new best friends. But this year, in the era of COVID-19, ...
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May
22,
2020
| 02:29 PM America/New_York
In a question-and-answer session, Ohio State University expert Joe Boggs answers questions people are asking about the Asian Giant Hornet. Boggs is an assistant professor in the Department of Entomology, College of Food, Agricultural and Environme...
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May
15,
2020
| 05:25 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University researchers are leading several of the latest water quality improvement projects in the Ohio Department of Higher Education’s ongoing Harmful Algal Bloom Research Initiative. ...
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March
27,
2020
| 03:57 PM America/New_York
While there’s no evidence so far that pets, livestock, or their owners can infect each other with COVID-19, there is also very little research about a potential crossover. ...
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March
18,
2020
| 05:45 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University Extension has implemented a teleworking plan for staff effective immediately, and all Extension offices in Ohio will be closed to the public until further notice. ...
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March
06,
2020
| 07:09 PM America/New_York
A relatively new theory that identifies universal concerns underlying human judgment could be key to helping people with opposing views on an issue coax each other to a different way of thinking, new research suggests. ...
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February
10,
2020
| 10:35 PM America/New_York
When it comes to adapting to the effects of climate change, scientists and policymakers are thinking too small, according to a new research review. ...
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January
28,
2020
| 03:38 PM America/New_York
Little snow, warmer days. It’s been an unusual winter. Or has it? For the past four decades, Ohio’s winters have been warming twice as fast as its summers. And the state is getting more rainfall as well. ...
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January
15,
2020
| 03:28 PM America/New_York
The first animal study of a pig virus’s potential to jump to another species shows that the virus, once introduced to a select group of birds, is easily transmitted to healthy chickens and turkeys. ...
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January
14,
2020
| 06:00 PM America/New_York
The legacy, impact and people who make up the cornerstone college of The Ohio State University, the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, were celebrated Jan. 10 during the annual State of the College address. ...
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2019
December
16,
2019
| 05:04 PM America/New_York
Any economic and conservation benefits associated with time-of-use electricity billing could be achieved at the expense of some of the most vulnerable citizens in our society: people with disabilities and the elderly, new research suggests. ...
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December
11,
2019
| 08:18 PM America/New_York
An Ohio State University professor who has developed a respiratory virus vaccine for pigs now licensed and used by the pork industry has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). ...
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November
14,
2019
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
Ohio Sea Grant, on behalf of The Ohio State University, The University of Toledo and the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE), has released the fourth-year research findings update for the statewide Harmful Algal Bloom Research Initiative (HABR...
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November
04,
2019
| 06:22 PM America/New_York
Cutting down trees inevitably leads to more carbon in the environment, but deforestation’s contributions to climate change are vastly overestimated, according to a new study. ...
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August
29,
2019
| 01:01 PM America/New_York
Americans throw out a lot more food than they expect they will, food waste that is likely driven in part by ambiguous date labels on packages, a new study has found. ...
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August
10,
2019
| 06:01 AM America/New_York
Disease-causing air pollution remains high in pockets of America – particularly those where many low-income and African-American people live, a disparity highlighted in research presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association...
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July
23,
2019
| 02:50 PM America/New_York
Getting up close – and a little dirty – with farm animals just might help us fend off illness, say researchers who’ve further demonstrated the benefits of early exposure to a wide variety of environmental bacteria. ...
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July
15,
2019
| 10:07 PM America/New_York
Soil scientist Rattan Lal, one of The Ohio State University’s most decorated faculty researchers, will address the university’s summer graduates. Approximately 1,500 degrees will be awarded at the summer commencement ceremony, which begins at 2 p.m. ...
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July
03,
2019
| 08:32 PM America/New_York
A corn patch on campus is the public installment of a research collaboration considering the long history of using human waste as an agricultural resource. ...
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June
21,
2019
| 05:16 PM America/New_York
Relentless rain across much of the country has been an inconvenience and annoyance for many people. ...
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June
19,
2019
| 05:14 PM America/New_York
Researchers were surprised to find that a migratory songbird that breeds in the eastern and central United States is concentrated during winter in just one South American country. ...
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May
16,
2019
| 03:09 PM America/New_York
Harmful algal blooms pose a unique toxic threat in Lake Erie’s central basin, new research has found. Not only do blooms routinely occur in this area, they can also produce types of cyanobacterial toxins that aren’t typically detected through rout...
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May
10,
2019
| 02:56 PM America/New_York
In a surprising turn, Ohio’s rural counties of Wyandot and Holmes topped the job growth rate of Columbus between 2010 and 2018, according to an economist with The Ohio State University. And other rural counties including Harrison and Morgan nearly...
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May
01,
2019
| 02:00 PM America/New_York
These undergraduate and graduate students – most of them food scientists – want to clear the air when it comes to the bounty of information and misinformation surrounding what we eat, how it nourishes us and how it’s grown. ...
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April
18,
2019
| 10:32 PM America/New_York
Students traversing campus at The Ohio State University had a chance to get up close and personal with a cow Thursday morning. The Buckeye Dairy Club runs the annual Milk-a-Cow on the Oval event. The club is a student organization supported by the...
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April
09,
2019
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
The quest to keep plastic out of landfills and simultaneously satisfy the needs of the food industry is filled with obstacles. A biodegradable replacement for petroleum-based products has to meet all sorts of standards and, so far, attempts at via...
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March
20,
2019
| 07:03 PM America/New_York
Building on 50 years of partnership with The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES), the Nationwide Foundation is contributing $7 million to support the college’s vision of a modern land-grant institut...
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March
07,
2019
| 06:19 PM America/New_York
Foodborne illnesses are critical global health problems, resulting in an estimated 600 million illnesses annually. Low- and middle-income countries bear most of the burden, largely due to poor food handling practices, weak regulatory systems and inad...
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