About Us: News

  1. Emerging Careers for 2013

    Dec 5, 2012

    Based on the July 2012 O*Net update, our programs are leading to the top emerging careers for immediate demand and pay. Click here to read more.

  2. Food-to-fork concept

    Nov 9, 2012

    Our students in the Ecological Engineering Society were featured in the Lantern for their work in bringing a ‘food-to-fork’ concept to campus. They have worked on the garden near the Wexner Center for the Arts on campus to provide fresh ingredients for food prepared at the nearby Heirloom Cafe. For the complete story, click here.

  3. $6.5M Grant for Bioenergy and Biofuel Research

    Nov 5, 2012

    FABE faculty members have received a $6.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of Energy to test and expand a university-developed technology that can produce biogas from a variety of solid organic wastes and bioenergy crops. To learn more, click here.

  4. Global Food Security Index

    Oct 31, 2012

    Learn some of the challenges of being a Food Engineer: The Global Food Security Index, developed by the Economist Intelligence Unit and sponsored by DuPont, deepens the dialogue on food security by examining the core issues of food affordability, availability and quality across 105 developed and developing countries. Click here to visit the website and learn more.

  5. Take Classes at Stone Lab in the Summer of 2013!

    Oct 29, 2012

    Spend the summer at Stone Lab on Lake Erie! For a quick look at the courses available for the summer, click here. Visit http://stonelab.osu.edu/ for a full list of courses and information on how to register.

  6. Ohio Clean Lakes Initiative

    Oct 18, 2012

    At the 2012 Farm Science Review, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA), worked to spread the word about the importance of nutrient placement for crop production and environmental stewardship.

    Click here to read more.

  7. Agricultural Engineering - Top Major for class of 2022

    Oct 17, 2012

    Forbes magazine named Agricultural Engineering one of the top majors for the class of 2022.

    Click here to read more.

  8. Researchers in Ohio working to see if dandelions can be future of the tire industry

    Oct 9, 2012

    Researchers in Ohio working to see if dandelions can be future of the tire industry. Our researchers are featured in news article on Cleveland.com about the use of rubber from Russian dandelions to make tires.

  9. OSU team creates high-tech salad bar for future NASA missions

    Oct 9, 2012

    Ohio State students make the news in the Columbus Dispatch. Check out the article OSU team creates high-tech salad bar for future NASA missions.

  10. Space Gardening?

    Sep 25, 2012

    Ohio State Creates Food-production System for Future NASA Missions

    Food Engineers in our department have designed a food-production system that can be used in space!