BioHio Research Park

We are an Affiliate of The Ohio State University located on the beautiful campus of OSU’s Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster, Ohio. BioHio is in the heart of some of the most productive farm land in Ohio as well as the technologically advanced, culturally vibrant and entrepreneurial north east Ohio.

As part of one of the longest-lived land-grant research and development institutions in the United States OARDC has a long and proud history of successful agbioscience technology transfer to the marketplace. With the launch of BioHio Research Park we look forward to increased opportunities to support companies and organizations bringing new and exciting products and technologies to the marketplace.

BioHio Research Park welcomes start-up companies, growing companies, mature corporate partners (domestic & international), research institutes, and academic and government laboratories. Our business focus on agbioscience technology with emphasis on bioenergy & bioproducts, food production & safety, human and animal health and environmental management & engineering is unique in US research parks

Support Type: 

Resource Provider

Support Organization Location: 

1363 Gerlaugh Drive, Wooster, Ohio 44691
40° 46' 54.9192" N, 81° 55' 42.1356" W

Wayne Economic Development Council

Wayne County's consistent performance is fueled by a vibrant, international business community. Conveniently nestled between Cleveland and Columbus, area businesses have come to realize the advantages of a small town location including a cost-competitive, skilled workforce and a collaborative, pro-business governance. Companies like The J.M. Smucker Company, The Schaeffler Group, Worthington Industries, Daisy Brand and PepsiCo, have chosen Wayne County for its ease of access to major U.S. and international markets, its leading education and research institutions and its below average business and living costs.

Support Organization Location: 

542 E. Liberty St., Wooster, Ohio 44691
40° 47' 58.1352" N, 81° 55' 59.232" W

Greenfield Farms

Green Field Farms, a farmer owned co-op, was established in 2003 to assist in the revitalization of our culture’s rich farming history.Our small family farms have been growing organic and nutrient dense food for centuries. Each of our producers follow strict guidelines and common principles that reach beyond FDA regulations. We firmly believe in continuing our old-world tradition of providing healthy, nourishing food, for our family and yours.

Support Organization Location: 

6464 Fredericksburg Road, Wooster, OH 44691
40° 43' 13.404" N, 81° 53' 38.724" W

La Ferme

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My name is Ryan Boeding.   The name of my business idea, La Ferme, is only a partial name.  It is a reference to my admiration for French language and culture, and my current profession,; teaching.  

NEO Existing Business

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Kevin Armstrong has developed a process for uploading CSV files (including from xls) to collaborative groups on LFS. There are four public, but limited access examples now posted to the site. I have added you to one or two (NEO packaged foods and snacks and / or NEO juice, beer, wine and spirits). You are welcome to request access to NEO Breads and NEO Candies. The information from these comes via the diligent work of Alba to aggregate and clean multiple data sets.


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