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  1. The She-cession: How the Pandemic Forced Women from the Workplace and How Employers Can Respond

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4110

    existing inequities in the workplace and society that already created deep-seated disparities between men ... by McKinsey and Company shows that company profits and employee performance can be 50% higher at ... organizations need to invest in childcare so working mothers do not have to choose between their families or ...

  2. White-Nose Syndrome: A Deadly Disease of Bats

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/W-22

    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. ...

  3. Submitting Insect Specimens for Identification

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2121

    possible, and a high-quality submitted sample helps facilitate accurate identification and analysis. Please ... difficult. Carefully place the butterfly or moth between loose layers of tissue or cotton in a sealable ... antennae, legs, and wings. Never place the sample between two layers of tape because the microscope cannot ...

  4. Growing Rhubarb in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1631

    adjust the values based on a soil test report for the site and the site’s planting area characteristics. ... feet Potash/Potassium oxide (K 2 O): 4½ pounds K2O per 1,000 square feet  If no soil test is available, ... soils, but grows best in fertile, loamy, well-drained soil that has good organic matter content. Careful ...

  5. Wine Grape Cultivars for the Midwest

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0138

    temperatures between 0 and minus 10 degrees Fahrenheit, and vines are often killed if temperatures reach minus ... the most challenging to grow even though they produce high-quality wines and typically are the ... Generally, they are processed into juices, jams, jellies, or wines. Well-managed vineyards have high yields ...

  6. Diabetes and Your Health

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SS-166

    increased risk for diabetes, you should see a doctor and be tested for diabetes. Warning Signs of Type ... : Frequent blood-sugar testing will help check your glucose level. Some people test their glucose several ... diabetes. Another 86 million people have pre-diabetes, meaning that their blood glucose levels are higher ...

  7. Palmer Amaranth and Waterhemp Management: It’s All About the Seed

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-76

    only 25 percent germination following year equals 50,000 plants Even assuming 99 percent control that ... the seed last in soil? Approximately 80 percent of the seeds lose viability within the first 12 ... left on the surface, compared with burial 6 inches deep.   Bottom line:  Viable seed levels will ...

  8. Testing Private Water Sources and Resolving Contamination Issues near Shale Oil and Gas Development

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SOGD-ENV1

    recommended. The treatment equipment required to remove high levels of dissolved salts and organic compounds is ... chemicals could contaminate private water supplies. Proper water tests are valuable tools for addressing ... concerns about contamination. If a water test reveals potential contamination, a landowner can take steps ...

  9. Rural Transportation Programs and Their Benefits

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-1575

    was available only to urbanized areas (areas of 50,000 in population or more). The Intermodal Surface ... recreation and community services. As an identified social determinant of health, access to high ... creating clusters of activities. Finally, efficient transportation reduces the time and distance between ...

  10. Limiting Risks for Your Unborn Baby

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5535

    healthy. Certain substances or dietary habits could classify you as high risk. Some risk factors are ... behaviors are associated with low birth weight, which can lead to low oxygen levels at birth, the inability ... low-carbohydrate diet, the high-protein diet, the starvation diet and the liquid-protein diet. Fad diets often ...

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