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  1. Fiber Fills You Up, Fills your Wallet, and Fuels Your Health

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5583

    stools, can help lower cholesterol, and slows down the absorption of sugar. High fiber diets are thought ... health problems such as diabetes or hypertension. High fiber meals have fewer calories, are affordable, ... a gel-like substance that binds to fats which helps lower blood cholesterol levels. Soluble fiber also slows ...

  2. Selecting Hydrangeas for the Home Landscape

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1263

    aluminum phosphate unavailable to the plant. While a soil test will provide the level of phosphorus, there ... cultivars of oakleaf, smooth, and panicle hydrangeas were attracting a high level of some pollinators, in ... lower pH levels (acid soils), aluminum is more readily available to the plant and flowers become blue. ...

  3. Best Practices for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-539

    high winds, high temperatures, and low relative humidity increases the risk of spray drift. If weather ... level of skill and knowledge than all other operations required to grow crops. This is especially the ... the required gallonage (gal/acre) to the nozzles. Ensure that hoses and fittings between the pump and ...

  4. Feral Swine in Ohio: Managing Damage and Conflicts

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/W-26

    size and reproduction to feral swine. Feral swine are highly adaptable and destructive animals. ... have increased dramatically with each subsequent year. The highly prolific nature of these animals and ... crossbreeding between domestic and Eurasian lineages occur. Sows (females) are also often sired by multiple ...

  5. Snowplows in Amish Country: A Guide for Buggy Drivers, Pedestrians, and Snowplow Operators

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-596.8-11

    are few rules governing the specific interaction between snowplows and horse-drawn vehicles, there are ... for horses are highly recommended in order to help motorists visualize the horse in addition to the ... Operators • If possible, it is highly recommended that snowplow activity be restricted on certain roads ...

  6. Starting a 4-H Teen Leader Group 

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/4h-53

    a group of teens who meet at the county level for a specific purpose. Typically, it is geared toward ... level as they become involved on a larger scale. Additionally, it is an opportunity for teens to plan ... and implement their own projects, events, and activities at the county level. Teen leader programs ...

  7. Wheat Growth Stages and Associated Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-126

    said to be at a given growth stage when approximately 50 percent of the primary tillers reach that ... significant event in achieving high yields is stand establishment, i.e, the number of plants or tillers per ... phosphorus (P) and soil pH above 6.0 are needed for good root and tiller development. Feekes 3.0: Tillers ...

  8. Forage as Vegetative Cover for Utility-Scale Solar in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4106

    soil temperatures reach 45–50 degrees Fahrenheit, typically during April and May in Ohio. Cool-season ... Barker, and Tilmon 2017). Complete all soil tests and adjustments prior to seed selection and planting. ... growing season. Soil tests should be taken every three years and fertilizer applications should be ...

  9. Eye and Face Protection

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-7906

    objects flying at high speed. Selecting Prote​ctive Eyewear In order to be classified as safety glasses, ... Different lenses carry different levels of protection and are identified by a stamp on the lens or arm as ... chemical splash protection. • ANSI standard Z87.2 (Z87+) is for high impact protection.   Most prescription ...

  10. Nurturant Grandfathering: Let’s Get Involved

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5800

    between generativity and its antithesis, stagnation (Erikson 1950). Generativity is concerned with ... in the fact sheets highlight the important connections between research and practice. They bring to ... 26-50. Brunissen, Ludivine, Eli Rapoport, Kate Fruitman, and Andrew Adesman. 2020. “Parenting challenges ...

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