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Waterman workshop provides Design Challenge support

Waterman workshop provides Design Challenge support

How do you gain information about food security? Visit a farm! Better yet, visit Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laboratory. A group of 27 people recently gathered there for a workshop …

Water quality e-learning increases understanding

Water quality e-learning increases understanding

What do your students know about algal blooms? Our free e-learning course will help them understand what causes the problem and how farmers are working to help the environment. Melissa …

Connecting drones and horticulture

Connecting drones and horticulture

How would a Horticulture and Technology instructor incorporate drones in his classes? Gabe Oberlin, a teacher at Patrick Henry High School, used drones with his 8th grade Plant Science and …

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 …