Using nanobubbles to kill harmful algal blooms
CFAES researchers are testing a new method to kill harmful algal blooms—using ozone nanobubbles. The results from recent trials at Lake Sylvan in South Vienna, Ohio, and at Grand Lake St. Marys in St. Marys, Ohio—both of which have a history of severe alg ...
CFAES Impact: May/June 2023
Kroger now accepts EBT payments
Westerville, OH (April 17, 2023) – The Kroger Columbus Division announced that it now accepts EBT payment for all online grocery orders. EBT payments are now enabled for digital orders, too. [Read more...] ...
Ohio Cover Crops
Using information gathered by the Midwest Cover Crops Council, we compiled twenty-three fact sheets that were recently posted on Ohioline, providing information on Ohio cover crops. These fact sheets provide information on how to identify, plant, and term ...
Wood Destroying Insect Inspection- Online Webinar- July 19, 2023
Wood-Destroying Insect Inspection Training (for Category 12) Wednesday, July 19, 2023 This program is an online webinar and will meet the mandatory training for licensing in the Wood-Destroying Insect Inspection (Category 12) as required under the Ohio re ...
COSI Community Event: We Grow Scientists
We Grow Scientists! COSI COMMUNITY EVENT | May 3rd, 2023, from 3-7 PM The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) will host the inaugural “We Grow Scientists” event on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, from 3:00-7:0 ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming language such as pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to ...
Practicing Bystander Intervention Strategies
All too often we witness subtle comments or behaviors rooted in bias that cause harm to others, sometimes unintentionally and frequently directed toward people from marginalized social identity groups. Have you ever witnessed a bias incident such as a mic ...
Introduction to Microaggressions: Small Actions that Have a Big Impact
Microaggressions are common, often subtle expressions of bias, many times initiated unintentionally and unconsciously that can have serious impacts on recipients including shortening life expectancy. In this 90-minute workshop, participants will learn abo ...
Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute workshop provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that various forms of bias can play in evaluating candidates and identify factors that ...