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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. Points to Consider Before Starting a Hops Operation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-58

    quality and discharge volume. Because deep-well irrigation water may have high alkaline levels ... — Soil testing is essential to successful hops production. Have your soil analyzed by a reputable soil ... planting. Hops are very deep rooted, so soil should be tested to a depth of at least 7 to 12 inches. The ...

  3. Testing Protocols for Diseases Surveillance in Poultry

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-32

    sensitivity of a test is high, it means that there is a high chance that the sample is actually negative when ... false positives. So, when the specificity of a test is high, it means that there is a high chance that ... often inversely correlated for a given test. In other words, tests with high sensitivity typically have ...

  4. Gray Leaf Spot on Turfgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-3083

    test will show that the soil has adequate water. Severe outbreaks look as if the turfgrass was scorched ... than 50 grass species, including wheat, crabgrass, and foxtail. However, individual isolates of the ... plants. The overall appearance often resembles severe drought stress, but if soil moisture is checked, the ...

  5. Biosecurity for Youth Livestock Exhibitors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-7

    reduce pathogen levels. How Do I Determine My Risks? Reducing the risk of disease in your animals starts ... state or herd level. Currently, there is heightened awareness of national biosecurity as the United ... States attempts to keep highly pathogenic avian influenza, as well as other diseases such as ...

  6. Calculating Cation Exchange Capacity, Base Saturation, and Calcium Saturation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-81

    example of typical soil test levels in Ohio (in ppm). We can calculate the collective charge each cation ... by the soil test levels. For calcium, a soil test level of 2000 ppm, divided by 200 equals 10.0 ... (ppm) to meq/100 g soil for base and acid cations to determine CEC. Base Cation Soil test level (ppm ...

  7. Respirator Protection and Fit

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59132

    a cartridge to absorb gases and vapors. They are also called single cartridge respirators. A fit test is ... vapors. They are also called dual cartridge respirators. A fit test is required before use. Dual cartridge ... accommodate for glasses. Fit Tests For Respirators Dust Respirator fit test Check for proper fit each time you ...

  8. Clostridium perfringens: A Foodborne Illness, Not the 24-Hour Flu

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5568

    between the temperatures of 70 and 140 degrees F, and oxygen and moisture levels are right, these spores ... "24-Hour Flu." Clostridium perfringens bacteria are found in soils, the intestines of humans and ... anaerobically, meaning it will only grow where there is little or no oxygen. Storing food at temperatures between ...

  9. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Pears

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5526

    below are approximations. 1 bushel = approximately 50 pounds  1 pound = 2 or 3 medium-sized pears ... color. For these varieties, use the Check-the-Neck test, where gentle thumb pressure is applied near the ... A medium-sized pear (3½ ounce) provides about 100 calories and 6 grams of fiber. Pears contain potassium, copper, ...

  10. Livestock Water Development

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ANR-12

    livestock. Adequate amounts of water are needed to maintain high levels of production. Limiting water intake ... collected water. Connecting lines between tanks should not have high or low spots in the line to eliminate ... such as sheep, cannot tolerate high levels of copper because it builds up in their system. Keep added ...

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