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Take the 2019 OSLN Design Challenge!

Take the 2019 OSLN Design Challenge!

Get your students involved in this great PBL opportunity! All students in Ohio are invited! Work as a team to imagine, design and prototype a solution to increase food security …

STEM learning at Henry County Fair

STEM learning at Henry County Fair

Rides, food, exhibits—and STEM education?!? Yes, teachers got it all at GrowNextGen teacher leader Donna Meller’s “Ag + Science = STEM” presentation at the Henry County Fair! Sponsored by the Henry Co…

Windmill activity wows fair crowd

Windmill activity wows fair crowd

Ohio State Fair attendees had the opportunity to create a windmill! This activity helped them understand how windmills help pump groundwater to the surface to provide the water needed for …

Seeing the past; exploring the present

Seeing the past; exploring the present

Teachers from Michigan and Ohio came together at The Henry Ford for a special workshop sponsored by the Ohio Soybean Council. “Farming: see the past, explore the present” provided the …

PAST students visit Waterman Farm

PAST students visit Waterman Farm

A group of students from the PAST Foundation came to see the farm, hear about the research being done in the different areas, and take a look at the technology …

Teachers exploring technology in agriculture

Teachers exploring technology in agriculture

Thanks to the advance of technology, precision agriculture has given farmers new tools in their toolboxes to advance crop health and increased yield. Participants in the Exploring Tech in Ag …

Down on the farm with extern Patty Hanna

Down on the farm with extern Patty Hanna

Patty Hanna teaches at the eSTEM Academy for Reynoldsburg City Schools. She was chosen to do an externship at The Ohio State University’s Waterman Agriculture and Natural Resources Laboratory. As …

“You’ve got great genes!”

“You’ve got great genes!”

Teachers at the 2018 Ohio Soybean Council-sponsored Ag Biotech Academy workshop in Springfield learned about biotech in agriculture and its applications with soybeans. Kyle Poling, Pioneer Hi-Bred Field Agronomist in West …