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News article: Journey through the past, present and future of Ohio’s forest resources
  Building Ohio State Digital Exhibit Available

A digital companion to the popular Building Ohio State:  From Forest to the Renovation of the Thompson Library exhibition at the Ohio State University Libraries (on display at the library in the spring of 2017) is now available.  

Event: 2020 Ohio Woodland, Water & Wildlife Conference
2020 Ohio Woodland Water and Wildlife Conference A conference for natural resource professionals and land managers

Wednesday March 4, 2020

Mid-Ohio Conference Center

890 West Fourth Street

Mansfield, Ohio

Registration: 8:45-9:20 am

First session starts at 9:30 am

Some of this years talk will cover:

News article: Team awarded funding to promote maple syrup production

A team of School of Environment and Natural Resources (SENR) faculty and staff at The Ohio State University were awarded $482,000 from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service for “Leveraging Education and Research to Promote Maple Syrup Production in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.”  The funding is made possible through the

News article: CFAES Loves Its Buckeyes, and Also All Their Friends

This news item originally appeared on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and was written by Kurt Knebusch.

Ohio State, with CFAES’ help, boasts two green, healthy ‘Tree Campuses.’

Two homes of the Buckeyes were recently honored for how they care for their trees.

News article: Learn How to Keep Woods and Wildlife Healthy

This news item originally appeared on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and was written by Kurt Knebusch.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The emerald ash borer (EAB) has killed millions of ash trees in Ohio, the Midwest and eastern North America, including possibly yours. But there are ways to help your woods bounce back.

Event: 2018 Ohio River Valley Woodland and Wildlife Workshop

This year's workshop will be at the Oasis Conference Center in Loveland, Ohio.  Speakers from all three states will offer information packed sessions for interested landowners.

Talks for the day include:

News article: Don’t Know Which Tree Is Which? There’s Help

This article originally appeared on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and was written by Kurt Knebusch.

MANSFIELD, Ohio — So you want to know your trees.

On July 7, a class offered at The Ohio State University’s Mansfield campus will help you.

News article: See How a Tree Grown in Northern Ohio Becomes, Say, an Amish-Made Dining Room Chair

This news release originally appeared on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and was written by Kurt Knebusch.

MANSFIELD, Ohio — A June 20 tour in northern Ohio will show how trees get turned into products, including Amish-made lumber and furniture.

News article: New Exhibit Showcases History and Role of Forests in Ohio

This news article originally appeared on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A new exhibit presented by the Ohio State University Libraries tells the story of the unique connection and history shared between The Ohio State University and Ohio’s forests.

News article: Feb. 6 in Bucyrus: Workshop on Ways to Make Money From Your Woods

This article was originally published on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and written by Kurt Knebusch.  

BUCYRUS, Ohio — A workshop on Feb. 6 in Bucyrus will show you how money can grow on your trees. And also under and around them.

News article: Ohio’s Worst Woodland Invaders and How to Stop Them: May 20
This news release originally appeared on the website of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and was written by Kurt Knebusch.   KIRTLAND, Ohio — Kathy Smith and Marne Titchenell want to give honeysuckle the boot. Along with garlic mustard, autumn olive, buckthorn and many others. They’ll show how in a workshop in northeast Ohio.