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  1. USDA Secretary Vilsack: 'Agriculture is Cool Again'

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/usda-secretary-vilsack-agriculture-cool-again

    U.S. “That’s what a Land-Grant university is all about,” said Bobby Moser, vice president for ... related sciences, according to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture. “Agriculture is cool again,” said Tom ... Vilsack, secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, during his September 9 visit to The Ohio State ...

  2. OSU Extension Assists Homeowners Facing Foreclosure

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/osu-extension-assists-homeowners-facing-foreclosure

    the U.S. Department of Treasury's Hardest-Hit Fund. More details about the programs are available ... the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Housing Finance Agency Innovation Fund for Hardest-Hit Markets to ... bring the mortgage current; the loan will be forgiven over five years as long the home isn't ...

  3. Ohio State University experts research new, innovative, sustainable ways to manage pests

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-university-experts-research-new-innovative-sustainable-ways-manage-pests

    a multi-year research project looking to find ways to help growers, producers, consumers, and just about any ... a recently renewed, three-year, $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute of ... orchards, to schools, nursing homes and consumer’s homes, lawn, or garden, the IPM program works to find ...

  4. Chow Line: Don't alter recipes for home canning (for 4/20/08)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-dont-alter-recipes-home-canning-42008-1

    left side of the page that says "Can" and read through the General Information about home ... can-- tomatoes, for instance. Along with more detailed information about home-canning those products, ... designed for home canning-- at least not any changes that affect the preservatives inherent in those ...

  5. 'An Ohio State Story': Lab Idea Yields 60 Local Jobs, New Green Industry

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-state-story-lab-idea-yields-60-local-jobs-new-green-industry

    U.S. Rep. Pat Tiberi (Ohio's 12th District) and Mansfield Mayor Tim Theaker, among other elected ... home insulation, automobile seat cushions, packaging materials and appliance insulation systems. ... is really a story about Ohio State," Bio100 Technologies President Jim Cavicchioli said. "In 2009, ...

  6. Chow Line: New to canning? Do your homework (7/13/12)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-new-canning-do-your-homework-71312

    information, a free online home study course and downloadable PDFs of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s ... July 13, 2012 Since I retired and I have more time on my hands, I’d like to try home canning. ... Where should I start? Congratulations on your interest in exploring a new skill. Home canning isn’t ...

  7. Homebuyer's Guide Could Help Prevent Nightmares When Pursuing American Dream

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/homebuyers-guide-could-help-prevent-nightmares-when-pursuing-american-dream

    through the home-buying process, from examining the pros and cons of homeownership, to learning about ... more about their rights and responsibilities as a homebuyer. The goal is to make the home ... March 27, 2012 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Historically low mortgage rates and reasonable home prices make ...

  8. Estimate: A New Amish Community is Founded Every 3.5 Weeks in U.S.

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/estimate-new-amish-community-founded-every-35-weeks-us

    in the United States estimates that a new Amish community is founded, on average, about every 3.5 ... research-based facts about Amish settlement characteristics. It took about two years to develop the census, which ... released 2010 U.S. Religion Census. “The Amish are one of the fastest-growing religious groups in North ...

  9. Ways to Cut Winter Heating Costs Plentiful

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ways-cut-winter-heating-costs-plentiful

    offers the following tips to help reduce energy consumption in the home or apartment: • Conduct a home ... plastic on windows. Properly sealing a home can reduce energy bills up to 10 percent. • Regularly clean ... Guide label when buying. • Lower the heating system thermostat when not at home. Open south window ...

  10. Family Fundamentals: Treat your college-age students like adults, not kids (for June 2011)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/family-fundamentals-treat-your-college-age-students-adults-not-kids-june-2011

    June 17, 2011 My daughter returned home for the summer from her first year of college. We ... children-- who are now young adults-- return home after being on their own for awhile. In fact, the same is ... true even if the kids don't leave after high school, remaining at home while they enter the ...

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