CESTA News


Tilapia fish harvest at CSU
Fish Fillet Workshop
November 12, 2021 (PDF)
Learn how to fillet fish during an interactive demonstration and take home freshly harvested tilapia at the 2021 Central State University Extension (CSUE) Aquaponics Workshop held 10 a.m., to noon, Saturday, Dec. 4, at the CSUE Aquaponics Demonstration Facility.
The demonstration facility is located next to the CSU Water Tower on US 42 E, Wilberforce.
Tilapia will be harvested from the aquaponics system as participants learn to fillet fish as well as safe food handling techniques to create a sanitary fish processing area for an aquaponics system.

Speakers will include Dr. Robert Korir, Assistant Professor, Food Science, Central State University, and Don Jones, Kingdom Fish, Rushsylvania.


Central State awarded $10M USDA grant for sustainable hemp research project
October 6, 2021 (Dayton Daily News)


Central State University scores historic $10M federal grant
October 6, 2021 (Dayton Business Journal)


Central State awarded $10M USDA grant for sustainable hemp research project
October 6, 2021 (Springfield News Sun / Yahoo News)


Weed for feed: hemp and algae projects land $10 million grants
October 7, 2021 (The Fish Site)


Central State lands $10M grant to study sustainable agriculture systems
October 7, 2021 (Cincinnati Public Radio)


USDA grants $20 million for hemp research focused on sustainability, diversity and equity
October 7, 2021 (Hemp Industry Daily)


College of Engineering, Science, Technology and Agriculture (CESTA) Spring/Summer 2021 Newsletter
August 13, 2021 (PDF)


Central State University installs new Dean of the College of Engineering, Science, Technology and Agriculture (CESTA) and Director of 1890 Land Grant Programs
July 20, 2021


Central State University Scholarship Applications Open Now for Students Majoring in Agriculture and STEM Fields
July 7, 2021

Firefighters with foam.
Bill outlawing use of firefighting foam with ‘forever chemicals’ clears House - Springfield News-Sun
May 19, 2021
The foam is often used for extinguishing fuel-base fires, such as car and airplane fires. House Bill 158 passed in the House by a vote of 95-1.


CESTA Ranks First
March 2, 2021 (PDF)


STEM Micro Turbine:
Feb. 16, 2021 (PDF)


CESTA Newsletter:
Spring 2020 (PDF)


CESTA:
Faculty News (PDF)