Wooster Campus

OARDC works with government and industry leaders to capture and grow the agricultural biosciences sector and to transform research into new business ventures and jobs. According to Battelle, OARDC is Ohio’s foremost driver of agbioscience research and development.

 Business Support Center
SEEDS: The OARDC Research Enhancement Competitive Grants Program
BioHio Research Park

The Business Support Center taps the commercial potential in the discoveries and innovations within the research programs and facilities in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.

The SEEDS program promotes research excellence among OARDC scientists and faculty in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences via competitive grants.

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BioHio is the first business and technology center in Ohio aimed at capitalizing on the agricultural biosciences. Located on OARDC's Wooster campus, the 95-acre site will house start-up firms and existing companies.