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  1. Stephanie Karhoff receives OARDC SEEDS grant

    Jul 17, 2018

    Stephanie Karhoff was awarded an OARDC SEEDS grant for her work “Identifying stages of Phytophthora sojae pathogenesis affected by a major quantitative resistance locus in soybean.” Her work will promote the development of new disease resistant cultivars and improve our understanding of the mechanisms underlying partial resistance. Congratulations, Stephanie!

  2. ASTA Better Seed, Better Life Video Contest, 2nd Place Winner: Stephanie Karhoff

    Nov 30, 2017

    Stephanie Karhoff (Ph.D. candidate, Translational Plant Sciences Graduate Program) was awarded second place for her "Better Seed, Better Life" video which features the importance of marker assisted selection in plant breeding.

  3. William Rolling receives OARDC SEEDS award

    May 17, 2017

    William Rolling was awarded an OARDC SEEDS grant for his work on "Identifying a quantitative resistance gene for Phytophthora Root Rot resistance in soybean".  Congratulations, Bill!

  4. OSU launches Center for Soybean Research

    Apr 6, 2017

    OSU's new Center for Soybean Research is directed by Dr. Anne Dorrance and will provide a foundation for the interdisciplinary soybean research that is on-going at OSU.  The Center's mission is to develop laboratory and field based solutions that improve Ohio soybean production and utilization, enhance soybean producers’ profitability, and position OSU as a recognized leader in soybean research and education in the US.

  5. Ohio Soybean News, Sept-Oct 2016 cover image

    OSU niche market soybean varieties make the news!

    Nov 1, 2016

    Unique soybean varieties are released with the aim of providing new areas where Ohio soybean farmers can profit. Read about it in "New Century Niches: Ohio Soybean Farmers Cater to State's Strengths" in Ohio Soybean News.  

  6. The Soy2016 conference will be held in Columbus, Ohio, Aug 7-10

    Mar 11, 2016

  7. Ohio Soybean Council Scholarships awarded to Stephanie Verhoff and Bill Rolling

    Mar 11, 2016

    Two 2016-2017 Ohio Soybean Council Foundation Scholarships were awarded to Stephanie Verhoff and Bill Rolling.  Awards go to exempary graduate students at an Ohio college or university who are working on areas related to advancing the soybean industry.

  8. Stephanie Verhoff wins third prize for her poster presentation at the 2015 ASA, CSSA, SSSA annual meeting

    Nov 18, 2015

    Stephanie recieved third prize for her poster presentation entitled "Characterization of a major QTL associated with partial resistance to Phytophthora stem and root rot in soybean" in the Crop Breeding and Genetics Graduate Student Poster Competition at the 2015 ASA, CSSA, and SSSA International Annual Meeting.

  9. Bill and Vivian win first prizes for their presentations at the HCS research retreat!

    Oct 16, 2015

    At the 2015 Horticulture and Crop Science research retreat, Bill Rolling was awarded first prize in the category of PhD Oral Presentation for his presentation entitled "Genome-wide association analysis of partial resistance to Phytophthora sojae in soybean plant introductions form the Republic of Korea."

  10. Stephanie Verhoff awarded a 2015 United Soybean Board Fellowship!

    May 22, 2015

    Stephanie Verhoff was selected as one of two 2015 United Soybean Board Fellowship recipients. The United Soybean Board (USB) Fellowship promotes graduate education in the area of Plant Sciences, emphasizing the development of improved soybean varieties, understanding soybean genetics, and developing improved ways to grow and use soybeans. The fellowship provides a $25,000 annual stipend to the student for up to four years.

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