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  1. Reducing 2,4-D and Dicamba Drift Risk to Fruits, Vegetables and Landscape Plants

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-6105

    The main reason is that proliferation of weed species with high levels of resistance to the most ... perceived risks may not be as high as many people fear. 2,4-D and dicamba have, after all, been used on ... cure. We encourage open and frank communication between all parties. Spell out the risk. Inform your ...

  2. Using °Brix as an Indicator of Vegetable Quality: An Overview of the Practice

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-1650

    surprisingly, companies rely heavily on panel testing, which is time-consuming and costly. Of course, farmers ... and produce managers and handlers cannot run extensive panel tests to identify which product(s) may ... others can rely on proven indicators of quality and field-friendly tools for measuring them. The level of ...

  3. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Cabbage

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5513

    medium-high heat (see recipe below). Sauté by heating 2 tablespoons of oil in a frying pan. Add several cups ... are approximations. 1 bag or crate = 50 pounds. 1 bushel = about 32 pounds. 50 pounds = 16–20 quarts. ... 10 pounds shredded cabbage = 3–4 quarts sauerkraut. 1 medium head of Chinese cabbage or 1 head (about ...

  4. Asian Tiger Mosquito

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-87

    areas of natural soil substrate, such as marshes, swamps, or flooded ditches. Eggs are laid in ... vector for many public health diseases, but some locations of the world are more at risk than others and ... vector for these diseases or that they occur in high frequency in the United States or in Ohio. ...

  5. Role of Soil Bacteria

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-36

    at high soil pH levels (Ingham, 2009). Actinomycetes are important in forming stable humus, which ... µm). A teaspoon of productive soil generally contains between 100 million and 1 billion bacteria. That ... particles (<.2 µm) and silt soil particles (2-50 µm). They grow and live in thin water films around soil ...

  6. Gray Leaf Spot on Turfgrass

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

    overall appearance often resembles severe drought stress, but if soil moisture is checked, the test will ... excessive leaf wetness, and soil compaction should be employed. Soil moisture levels and irrigation should ... fungus is referred to as Pyricularia grisea. Host range of the fungus is more than 50 grass species, ...

  7. Improving Biomass Properties via Densification and Upgrading

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-6605

    3,300 (88.6) Briquettes [8, 20]* 350 (21.8) 6,400 (171.8) 6-30 (0.2-1.2) Dia.: 50-100 Length: 60-150 ... lower than coal or corn grain. They also have high moisture content which can accelerate degradation ... ft.) high, 0.45–1.2 m (1.5–4 ft.) wide and 0.9–2.4 m (3–8 ft.) long (Shah and Darr 2016; and ...

  8. Japanese Beetle

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-46

    spore count must build up for 2 to 3 years to achieve maximum levels. In Ohio and Kentucky, test trials ... usually in high-quality urban turf. Beetle skeletonizing a leaf Hosts The adult beetles are general ... cherry, zinnias and others, although only about 50 species are preferred. Their larvae, called white ...

  9. FABE Open House

    https://fabe.osu.edu/events/fabe-open-house

    Tuesday, August 31 between 4:00- 7:00 p.m. at the Agricultural Engineering Building. Featuring free food, ...

  10. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Onions

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5524

    before storing. Wash onions just before serving. Remove outer layers that may hold soil. Wash onions ... 15 minutes Yield: 6 servings Ingredients 4 medium-sized root vegetables (choose a variety from ... potatoes, rutabagas, turnips, parsnips, beets, sweet potatoes, etc.) 2 chopped carrots 1 medium chopped ...

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