Principal Investigators: Nick Kawa (OSU-Anthropology), Forbes Lipschitz (OSU-Knowlton).

Additional team members (alphabetically): Nick Basta (OSU-SENR), Heather Curtis (City of Columbus), Jill Clark (OSU-Glenn College), Jonathan Ferbrache (Fairfield Soil and Water Conservation District), Shoshanah Inwood (OSU-SENR), Halina Steiner (OSU-Knowlton).

Through interviews, visualizations, and demonstration gardens, this research project investigates the processes by which human “waste” is transformed into an agricultural “resource” while also seeking to identify obstacles to the expansion of its use.