Horticulture - James A. Chatfield

James ChatfieldJames A. Chatfield

Associate Professor and Extension Specialist
Ohio State University Extension
Department of Horticulture and Crop Science
Department of Plant Pathology
1680 Madison Avenue, OARDC
Wooster, OH 44691
(330) 263-3831
(330) 466-0270

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The Sestercentennial of Alexander von Humboldt

September 13-14, 2019 • Secrest Arboretum

Friday, Sept. 13th – 6pm *NEW TIME

Saturday, Sept. 14 – 10am • Location: Secrest Arboretum and Welcome Center

Featuring Umami Bites Food Truck serving potstickers, coconut rice pork bowls, vietnamese spring rolls, etc.

…It was two hundred fifty years ago today…Well, almost (six more weeks), but Sgt. Pepper notwithstanding, on September 14, 2019 Secrest Arboretum on the OSU Wooster Campus, OSU Extension, and the Davey Tree Expert Company will host the birthday celebration (09-14-1769) for Alexander von Humboldt, arguably once the world’s most famous natural philosopher (the term scientist was not yet in common usage). Hundreds of thousands of people around the world celebrated on the centennial of his birth in 1869, from Adelaide to Argentina, from St. Petersburg to San Francisco. And according to Andrea Wulf’s wonderful 2015 book, The Invention of Nature, 8000 people poured out into the streets of Cleveland, Ohio! Read more...

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