1. Interview Spotlight: Dr. Chieri Kubota | "Beyond the Field: CEA Insights"

    Jun 11, 2024

    Check out the inaugural episode of "Beyond the Field: CEA Insights" as hosts Dr. Ricardo Hernandez & Morgan Mora (NCSU) interview Dr. Chieri Kubota (OSU). Together, they discuss the recent collaboration between OHCEAC & the CEA Coalition.

  2. OHCEAC Tours the Ohio Greenhouse Company

    May 20, 2024

    On May 2, 2024, members from the Ohio Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (OHCEAC) embarked on a tour of the Ohio Greenhouse Company located in Wapakoneta, OH. 

    The Ohio Greenhouse Company recently rebuilt their facility after an EF1 tornado destroyed their greenhouse in early April 2023 ( The newly constructed greenhouse is now dedicated to strawberry production. 

  3. OHCEAC Tours the HORTECA Research Center

    Sep 28, 2023

    On August 21, 2023, members from the Ohio Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (OHCEAC) toured the HORTECA Research Center located in Kingsville, Ontario, Canada.

  4. OHCEAC Monthly News Logo

    August 2023 OHCEAC News

    Aug 10, 2023

    Read about what our OHCEAC faculty members have been up to lately

  5. OHCEAC 2nd Annual CEA Conference is a Wrap!

    Aug 9, 2023

    The Ohio Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (OHCEAC) held its second annual controlled environment agriculture (CEA) conference, "Advancement of Sustainable Controlled Environment Crop Production Sciences and Technologies", on July 19, 2023, in Columbus, OH. 

  6. Interview Spotlight: Chieri Kubota discusses the upcoming OHCEAC Annual CEA Conference

    Jul 5, 2023

    In this interview, OHCEAC Director Dr. Chieri Kubota met with Greenhouse Grower's Brian Sparks to discuss the expert knowledge team who will be presenting at OHCEAC's second annual controlled environment agriculture (CEA) conference on July 19, 2023.  

  7. Meet the OHCEAC Conference Speakers

    May 9, 2023

    The Ohio Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (OHCEAC)’s annual conference will host four internationally and nationally renowned speakers of key areas of plant lighting, root-zone substrate sciences, plant sensing technologies, and crop production physiology to advance the sustainability of controlled environment agriculture (CEA).

  8. Photo of OHCEAC Team and Delphy Team

    OHCEAC Hosts Delphy Team at Wooster and Columbus Campuses

    Mar 7, 2023

    The Ohio Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (OHCEAC) hosted Dr. Laura Bautista and Aad van den Berg (Delphy) at Ohio State University's Wooster and Columbus campus locations February 23-24, 2023. Dr. Bautista also gave a seminar while visiting Ohio State's Columbus campus on February 24 titled, "Delphy: Growing the Future of CEA". 

  9. Gustavo Garay-Rodriguez  (CEA Scholarship Recipient) and Tadd Seitz (CEA Scholarship Donor)

    Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) Scholarship Awarded to Garay-Rodriguez

    Aug 22, 2022

    The start of the semester creates a lot of excitement for Ohio State students, especially for those starting new projects. Gustavo Garay-Rodriguez, a first year Ohio State University master’s student, is among those as the recipient of the first annual Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) Scholarship.

  10. Interview Spotlight: Michelle Jones & Christopher Taylor discuss the upcoming OHCEAC Conference

    Jul 5, 2022

    Members of the OHCEAC conference scientific committee, Michelle Jones and Christopher Taylor, met with Greenhouse Grower's Brian Sparks to discuss what conference attendees can expect to learn about microbial technologies during OHCEAC's first conference on July 20th.