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Real Ohio data for your Ohio students

Aug 17, 2023
Your students can practice the skills data scientists use as they examine real data from …

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Fighting food waste!

Aug 17, 2023
Did you know? The …

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Jun 17, 2024 at 9 am EDT

Feed the World: A 2-Day Workshop For Teachers

Rhodes State College (Lima, OH)
Hands-on STEM learning for Ohio MS/HS educators on equipping students to solve real-world challenges of producing food and fuel.
Sep 13, 2024 at 9 am EDT

Soil & Water Quality in the Classroom

Highbanks Metro Park, Northern Shelter House (Lewis Center, OH)
An outdoor professional learning event for science teachers on classroom soil & water investigations
Oct 9, 2024 at 9 am EDT

Feed the World: Focus on Energy and Ethanol

Otterbein University (Westerville, OH)
Ohio science teachers engage in the production of ethanol in the classroom and connect with STEM industry professionals

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What is the science behind biotechnology and genetic modification?

Energy and ethanol

7 lessons

What is ethanol? How much corn is dedicated to ethanol production? Why should corn be used to produce ethanol?

Did you know?

Farmers are taking action to keep nutrients in the fields.

Farmers are creating customized nutrient management plans, utilizing the best farming practices to keep nutrients out of waterways and in their fields.

Ethanol helps to produce cleaner air.

The use of fuels containing ethanol blends reduce toxic tailpipe emissions by up to 50%.

The components of corn

A kernel of corn contains many nutrients, from water to carbohydrates. Investigate what makes up a kernel of corn.

Ohio is the seventh leading producer of corn in the United States.

In 2021, Ohio’s farmers harvested over 1,437 hectares of corn. That’s about 154,677,393 square feet of corn!