Food Safety for Fruits and Vegetables
pH between 6.5–7.5, wash water should be chlorinated to levels between 50 ppm to 500 ppm depending on ... Research and Development Center, The Ohio State University Diets that are low in fat, high in fiber, and ... cancer and lessen the risk of heart disease (4). However, it is essential that fresh food be produced ...
Wind Energy Development as an Economic Development Strategy for Rural Areas
avian risk assessment to evaluate the risk of collision for birds and bats and to avoid high traffic ... Tax Credit (PTC) and the Ohio SB 232 (which levels the playing field for wind projects by setting ... With most farms being built today, a minimum of 50 turbines are constructed, requiring a total land ...
Growing New Farmers: Bringing Controlled Environment Agriculture to Schools
(CEA) into elementary, middle & high school students’ classrooms! Tim is working with Mark and Dr. ... are bringing hydroponics into 50 elementary schools within the district. In the next 3 years we’re ... the basics of CEA, in middle school they will start to do monitoring & in high school they will be ...
Lime and the Home Lawn
between 6.0 and 7.0. The amount of lime required to raise soil pH to this level for a particular soil is ... performing a soil test are strongly discouraged because alkaline (high pH) conditions may develop. When Is ... and pH of 7.0 is considered neutral. For turfgrasses used in Ohio home lawns, a soil pH between 6.0 ...
CFAES Alumni Awards
Nominees should have an A.A.S., A.S., B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. from the college. A diversity of degree levels ... which the award is presented. A diversity of degree levels should be represented by recipients. o If ...
There is still time to end the year on a high note
A new year is just around the corner. But there is still time to make a difference at Ohio State before 2022 ends. If making a gift to CFAES is on your to-do list before the year ends, we want to make sure you benefit from your giving as well. We ...
Guidelines for Choosing a Soil Analytical Laboratory
the test results will be of high quality, credible, and meaningful. In addition, any recommendations ... here to aid the grower in evaluating a soil analytical laboratory. Factors to Consider Test Methods ... region. This summary, entitled Recommended Chemical Soil Test Procedures for the North Central Region, ...
Forestry Terms for Ohio Forest Landowners
Trees with medium-sized crowns forming the general level of the crown cover. They receive full light ... particles. Soil texture can be determined in the lab or in the field by the feel of soil when rubbed between ... location on the tree 4.5 ft. above ground level on the uphill side of the tree. See Diameter Breast Height ...
Secondary Injury Prevention: Understanding Concussions
concussions with athletics or sporting events, but due to the nature of the work, farmers are at a high risk ... a concussion. Additional risk factors include working with livestock, working with heavy tools and equipment, ... fall Preventing a Concussion To reduce the risk of head trauma and prevent a concussion consider these ...
Managing Stress for a Healthy Heart
artery walls is high enough that it increases your risk of serious health problems, including heart ... high levels of stress cause: High blood pressure Irregular heart rhythms Damage to arteries Higher ... stresses associated with most occupations such as high demand, time pressures, and increased workload; ...