1. Dr. Peter Thomison standing in front of his corn research talking to a crowd

    OSU Research Field Days

    Jun 4, 2018

    Join us this summer for field days featuring Ohio State University research. You'll have the opportunity to talk with the researchers and learn more about innovations and new technology. Read more...

  2. Close up of two rows of soybeans

    Soybean Tariff: How Much Could It Cost an Ohio Farmer?

    Jun 13, 2018

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio farmer could lose more than half of his or her annual net income if the threatened 25 percent tariff is imposed on U.S. soybeans and corn in China, a study from The Ohio State University has found.

    Researchers with the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) have projected a 59 percent loss in annual net farm income based on historical trends in yields on corn and soybeans and projections for price drops in both commodities.

  3. Spotted Laternfly moth on leaf

    Spotted Laternfly Settling In a Little Too Close

    May 25, 2018

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — An invasive pest that was initially contained within Pennsylvania has spread to Delaware and Virginia, and insect experts worry the next stop will be Ohio.

    Spotted lanternflies suck sap from fruit crops and trees, which can weaken them and contribute to their death. Native to China, the insect was first found in the United States in 2014 in Pennsylvania.