Site

Search results

  1. Northern House Mosquito

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-89

    the female requires proteins and iron from blood to produce eggs. Female mosquitoes use specialized ... late summer and early fall, female Northern house mosquitoes are more inclined to bite humans and ... diabetes, and heart diseases often experience more severe WNV symptoms. Age and sex also seem to increase ...

  2. Growing Broccoli in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1605

    harvest. Photo and art by Erika Lyon, Ohio State University Extension.     Broccoli Site Requirements ... year, although it is a biennial plant with a two-year life cycle. Broccoli heads are harvested for ... as large as a true head, but may be harvested as secondary heads. As shown in the figure below, the ...

  3. Equipment Needed for Planting and Maintaining Food Plots

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-82

    number of plots increase, so does the amount and size of equipment needed to effectively get the work ... Conventional tillage requires different equipment than no-till planting, but provides a clean, clear seedbed to ... plows can be used to turn over 6-8 inches of soil, but deeper depths may require larger equipment. ...

  4. Safely Starting and Stopping a Tractor for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892266

    Tailgate Safety Training for Landscaping and Horticultural Services AEX-892.2.66 Agriculture and ... Natural Resources 06/08/2018 Agricultural Safety and Health Program Objective: Use safe procedures for ... to operate. However, incidents can happen if safety is not carefully observed.   Mounting the Tractor ...

  5. Mold Has Grown on Your Food: What Should You Do?

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5592

    botulism, increasing the pH can be a major safety concern. Additionally, mold growth can be an indication of ... HYG-5592 Family and Consumer Sciences 06/08/2018 Abby Snyder, Food Safety Field Specialist, Family ... food safety threats. Determining the difference between when food with mold growth should be discarded, ...

  6. Kiwifruit and Hardy Kiwi (Kiwiberries)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1426

    of the season is required to mature the fruit. Harvest usually takes place in late September and the ... to purchase dry pollens from commercial vendors as a way to increase kiwi yields. Refer to the fact ... Successful cropping of kiwifruit may require a long, frost-free growing season of about 220 days. The plants, ...

  7. Commercial Recertification

    https://pested.osu.edu/commercialrecert

    Requirements 2022 Commercial Recertification  Other Recertification Opportunities 2021 Self-Paced ... Recertification    In-Person Conferences Pre-Registration Required Carefully check the category list January 27, ... Conference Check In (Required) 9:00- First Session 12:00- Lunch 4:00- Class Dismisses → 5 total credit hours ...

  8. Equestrian Injury Statistics

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/19

    Saxon, J., & Pollock, R. (2008). The effectiveness of safety equipment in horse racing falls. Paper ... horseback riding vs hockey. Equestrian Medical Safety Association News, XV. Hasler, R. M., Gyssler, L., ... low-key, low-risk sports. As a result, potential risk and safety considerations can be overlooked. The ...

  9. Using Cover Crops to Improve Soil and Water Quality

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-57

    grown when the soil is fallow. Increase the solar energy harvest and increase carbon in the soil. ... Cover crops produce more vegetative biomass than volunteer plants; transpire water, increase water ... increases by a factor of 26. So 64 times more sediment and nutrients are lost with moving water when the ...

  10. Nutrients Removed with Harvested Corn, Soybean, and Wheat Grain in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-74

    much nutrient is removed in the grain at harvest. Since the original Tri-State Recommendations, grain ... maturity. When grain is harvested, nutrients are removed from the field. If these nutrients are not replaced ... harvest, then 50 pounds of P 2 O 5 should be applied to match that removal.       On-Farm Fertilizer Trials ...

Pages