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  1. Beck’s Hybrids Makes Five-Year, $1 Million Commitment to Field to Faucet, Farm Science

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/news/beck%E2%80%99s-hybrids-makes-five-year-1-million-commitment-field-faucet-farm-science

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — A water quality effort and the Farm Science Review at The Ohio State University ... Erie shut down Toledo’s water supply for two days in August 2014. The new program’s goal is to ensure ... safe drinking water while maintaining an economically productive agricultural sector. Ohio State’s Farm ...

  2. About Us

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/about-us

    State University aimed at ensuring safe drinking water while keeping farms productive and profitable. ... The initiative began in 2014 after a water quality crisis in Lake Erie due to harmful algal blooms ...         It is one of three efforts framed and overseen by the multi-college Global Water Initiative at Ohio ...

  3. Maumee Basin Lake Erie HABs Stakeholder Informed Decision-Making Support System

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/about-us/projects/ohio-dept-higher-education-projects/maumee-habs-decision-support

    A one-stop shop for making water-friendly decisions for Lake Erie Principal Investigator Patrick ... key studies, videos, reports and resources to help land and water managers make decisions that might ... affect downstream water quality. Led by geography professor Patrick Lawrence, the project team will ...

  4. Evaluation Of Cyanobacteria And Their Toxins In A Two-Staged Model Of Hepatocarcinogenesis

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/about-us/projects/ohio-dept-higher-education-projects/role-cyanobacteria-liver-cancer

    – are well known. That’s especially true for microcystins, the bacteria that led to a drinking water ban ... in Toledo in 2014. For those who drink the water, symptoms range from skin irritation to stomach ... mouth and liver damage. Those who swim in the water may suffer from asthma, eye irritation, rashes, and ...

  5. Contact

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/about-us/contact

    We want to hear from you. What are your thoughts regarding water quality? Jay Martin Senior ... Faculty Lead Field to Faucet martin.1130@osu.edu 614-247-6133 Maureen Langlois Global Water Initiative ...

  6. How to Stop Algal Blooms, Keep Drinking Water Safe

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/news/how-stop-algal-blooms-keep-drinking-water-safe

    COLUMBUS, Ohio-- In the wake of this summer’s Toledo water crisis, Jeff Reutter talked to, among ... Oct. 14 program called “Ohio’s Water Resources and Citizens at Risk: Ag-related Practices and Policies ... a bloom in western Lake Erie led to a two-day drinking water ban in Toledo. The event’s first panel will ...

  7. FACT-Fertilizer Applicator Certification Training

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/about-us/projects/field-faucet-projects/fact-fertilizer-applicator-certification-training

    Department of Agriculture. The training is part of the college’s goal to improve the state’s water quality by ... nutrient runoff from fertilizers, especially phosphorus, out of the Ohio waters. The training was developed ... field and available to crops, while increasing stewardship of nearby water resources. It focuses on ...

  8. Impact Of Pre-Existing Liver Disease On Microcystin Hepatotoxicity

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/about-us/projects/ohio-dept-higher-education-projects/microcystin-risks-liver-patients

    drinking contaminated water—affect people who already have liver disease.   An interdisciplinary group of ... the site of occasional water quality issues due to harmful algal blooms in Lake Erie. The End Result ... More effective public health information in the case of a harmful algal bloom water quality advisory. ...

  9. Fish Flesh And Fresh Produce As Sources Of Microcystin Exposure To Humans

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/about-us/projects/ohio-dept-higher-education-projects/fish-and-produce-sources-microcystin

    toxins may accumulate in fish residing in a bloom or in produce irrigated with contaminated water. But ... was irrigated with bloom-infected water. The End Result A better understanding of how algal blooms ... irrigated with lake water during an algal bloom. Full Project Information Read about the project at the Ohio ...

  10. Projects

    https://field2faucet.osu.edu/about-us/projects

    After harmful algal blooms shut down drinking water for two days in Toledo, OH in 2014, a working group ... of 25 Ohio State faculty convened by the university's Global Water Initiative worked to frame ... several regional universities. The Global Water Initiative at Ohio State adminsters the program with ...

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