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  1. Be Alert for Spotted Lanternfly

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-83

    Pennsylvania, the spotted lanternfly has a one-year lifecycle. Adults lay eggs in late fall through the first ... Heaven (Ailanthus altissima) and grapevine (Vitis sp.). Adults mate in early fall to continue the cycle. ... increased susceptibility to winter injury, reduced fruit set, and in some cases, vine death (Image 9). The ...

  2. Asian Tiger Mosquito

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-87

    for daily energy needs. However, the female requires proteins and iron from blood to produce eggs. ... are laid. The larval stage is delicate as they require an aquatic environment to survive. They also ... striking their target many times to get the blood meal required for reproduction (Centers for Disease ...

  3. ChopChop Kids Club Newsletter

    https://greene.osu.edu/program-areas/snap-ed/chopchop-kids-club-newsletter

    safety, and health. The  Chop Chop Family  also offers a quarterly printed magazine, please reach out to ... us, we’re focusing on snacks. The morning-break kind, the after-school kind, the grab-and-go ... cranberries, nuts, spices, or even vanilla extract. Volume 12: Applesauce This week we’re focusing on ...

  4. Growing Garlic in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1627

    the fall, it can easily follow other vegetables harvested earlier such as summer squash, green beans, ... University Extension. Garlic Site Requirements Garlic prefers rich loamy soil but is tolerant of a wide range ... Planting Garlic can be planted late in the fall, after other tasks are finished. The cloves will produce ...

  5. Ohio State Agricultural Economist: Feeding the World after 2050

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/ohio-state-agricultural-economist-feeding-world-after-2050

    across Ohio through Jan. 29. Faculty members will focus on key issues in the agricultural community for ... income growth, increases in food demand (in these countries) will be modest,” he said. “Between their own ... with ease.” But in emerging economies, where 5 billion people currently live, substantial increases in ...

  6. OSU Dairy Economist: Milk Prices, Global Export Demand and New Margin Protection Program Will Be Topics to Watch in 2015

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/osu-dairy-economist-milk-prices-global-export-demand-and-new-margin-protection-program-will-be

    increased significantly over the last decade, with an increase in milk production of 34 billion pounds from ... 2003 to 2014 and a dairy export increase of 25.7 billion pounds, said Cameron Thraen, associate ... now this figure is 15.5 percent of 2014’s 204 billion pounds." “This increased export demand ...

  7. Cork Spot and Bitter Pit of Apples

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-01

    crops and excessively vigorous shoot growth are associated with increased incidence of these disorders. ... harvest time. The few that do develop before harvest are sometimes referred to as tree pits, whereas those ... that develop after harvest are called storage pits. The majority of bitter pit occurs as storage pits. ...

  8. Growing Giant Pumpkins in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1646

    important, also, as these pumpkins will require large amounts of water to reach maximum size. Preparation of ... the site should start the fall before with incorporation of organic matter such as composted manures ... establish good soil tilth. Some growers will plant a fall cover crop such as oats, annual rye, or clover to ...

  9. Safe Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-594

    Crops and Livestock Farm Management agricultural safety farm safety legal requirements anhydrous ammonia ... Agricultural Safety Leader, Agricultural Safety and Health, Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering Kent ... McGuire, CFAES Safety and Health Coordinator, Agricultural Safety and Health, Food, Agricultural and ...

  10. Cover Crop Fundamentals

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-142

    a cover crop is to benefit the soil and/or other crops, but is not intended to be harvested for feed or ... all types of soils. By having the soil held in place by cover crops during the fall, winter, and early ... system can accommodate cover crops. Ideally, as soon as one type of crop is utilized (harvested, killed ...

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