White-Nose Syndrome: A Deadly Disease of Bats
species in Ohio, can consume 50–100% of its body weight in insects each night. Bats can travel miles in ... high mortality rates of bats were reported, ranging from 70–90% in some caves to 95–100% in others. In ... states already impacted by WNS, high mortality rates are attained 2–3 years after WNS is first found. ...
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, ...
Monroe County’s Forest Economy
trees 5.0 inches in diameter and larger, measured at breast height (4.5 feet). Height is recorded from ... provides soil stabilization, clean water, self-satisfaction, and a potential source of income. Managing ... local service forester to help you develop a management plan for your property. Obtain soils ...
Jackson County’s Forest Economy
Growing Stock Volume: Net volume, in cubic feet, of growing-stock trees 5.0 inches in diameter and larger, ... woodland improves forest health, aesthetics, and wildlife habitat. It also provides soil stabilization, ... a management plan for your property. Contact your local Soil and Water Conservation District to provide you ...
Pulsed Electric Field Processing Applications in the Food Industry
field (PEF) processing is a new food pasteurization method that uses short bursts of high voltage ... Does PEF Work? PEF processing applies high voltage pulses (20–80 kV/cm) with a duration of milliseconds ... to microseconds to treat liquid foods placed between two electrodes (Zhang et al. 2010; Toepfl, ...
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 ...
(from forage analysis) 1.07 15.4 0.94 0.41 Pelleted Grain (from feed tag) 1.50 12.0 0.75 0.85 ... we need to substitute grain for hay to raise the energy. 1.50 Mcal/lb DE of grain – 1.07 Mcal/lb DE ... source of sulfur. Excessively high levels of sulfur depress copper absorption. Sulfur is also found in ...
Billbugs in Turfgrass
(tug-test). If the stalks break off easily at ground level and the stems are hollowed out and packed with ... damage. If a lawn or neighborhood was damaged in a previous year, it is at high risk of repeating the ... should occur between 280 and 352 DD 50 and the 30% first activity (the time that the last surface ...
Food and Meal Guidance – Workday Expense Item Updates
are now considered “high risk” spend categories by the university; and the policy governing the ... (cfaesfinance.osu.edu/service-center-resource-guides/high-risk ... leaders and our FAES Finance Service Center are reviewing these transactions with a higher level of ...
Preventing Heart Disease
the risk of heart disease is reduced by 50% within just one year. And no matter how long or how much ... cholesterol level, and reduce your risk of diabetes. Meaningful Exercise Many farmers feel they receive plenty ... Screenings High blood pressure and high cholesterol damage the heart and blood vessels. Therefore, people ...