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  1. Secrest Arboretum to Celebrate National Pollinator Week June 22

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/secrest-arboretum-celebrate-national-pollinator-week-june-22

    Pollinator Week with a free public program from 2-4 p.m. on Tuesday, June 22.   Roger Downer, an entomologist ... Madison Ave., Wooster, will talk about pollinators, why theyre at risk, why theyre needed and ways ... and their attributes € not just as food sources for pollinators but, just as important, as places for ...

  2. New buzz on bees and crops: New answers, more questions, ‘good potential’ for joint research

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/september-october-2016/new-buzz-bees-and-crops-new-answers-more

    some evidence that pollination by bees can help increase soybean yield.” Looking ahead, he said, ... pollinators pollinate about a third of the crops grown in the U.S. Together those crops have a value of more ... than $14 billion a year. Corn, however, is pollinated by the wind, while soybeans are mostly ...

  3. 14 billion ways honey bees let you eat

    https://oardc.osu.edu/newsletter/oardc-report-newsletter/may-june-2015/14-billion-ways-honey-bees-let-you-eat

    Bees are crucial to agriculture and food security. They pollinate about a third of the crops we ... eat, valued at more than $14 billion annually in the U.S. But this valuable resource is at risk. During ... to reduce dust, which shows promise in field trials. Honey bees pollinate about a third of the crops ...

  4. COVID-19 Guidance

    https://grants.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/resources/covid-19-guidance

    done by CFAES supports the food supply chain and natural resource base. Given that, we have sought ... benefit of maintaining the food supply chain, or protection of critical natural resources such as water.  ... natural resources including water quality, and other activities may be eligible to proceed where an entire ...

  5. Signature Areas

    https://oardc.osu.edu/signature-areas

    directed its resources to advance knowledge and generate economic development opportunities for the people ... economic growth must be balanced with the preservation of natural resources and environmental assets. Food ...

  6. News

    https://grants.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news

    News Here you can find all of the latest GDSU news including the monthly newsletter. Research News ...

  7. Ohio Drought Impacting Potential Corn Yields

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-drought-impacting-potential-corn-yields

    University Extension agronomist, said that corn is entering the pollination stage, a critical development ... tells you their corn is gone before pollination. That means the drought is so severe that plants have ... good news, said Thomison, is that drought impact on cornfields is very localized, and there's hope ...

  8. New Insight on Pollinators May Aid Strawberry Production

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-insight-pollinators-may-aid-strawberry-production

    pollination transforms the flowers into fruit. "The blooms have to be open wide enough for the insects to ... get in and pollinate," said Ohio State research assistant Diane Hartzler, pointing to blooms that ... were either partially or fully open. "If the blooms don't get pollinated, the result is ...

  9. Media Advisory: Ohio State Experts Available to Speak on Bees and Pesticides

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/media-advisory-ohio-state-experts-available-speak-bees-and-pesticides

    reporters about honey bees, native pollinators and the potential effects of pesticides on them. Reed ... (beekeeping) and on pollinator toxicology (adverse effects of chemicals) and genomics (genes and their ... function). His research, he says, seeks "to understand how to protect pollinators from the pesticides ...

  10. Extension Office Closed Update

    https://greene.osu.edu/news/extension-office-closed-update

    937-736-7202 carpenter.955@osu.edu Trevor Corboy Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources 937-736-7203 ...

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