OHCEAC Research Focus Areas
Scheckelhoff Our team works to promote food safety among consumers, food handlers and populations at risk ...
tissue. While rare, orange spore masses can form on the shell lesions during prolonged periods of high ... turgid, the tissue is healthy. The squeeze test works only on fresh chestnuts that are fully hydrated. On ... parents in seedling orchards. Table 1. Level of anthracnose incidence in commercially grown chestnut ...
promoting soil health and reducing nutrient and sediment losses within the western Lake Erie Basin.Through ...
Courtney Krieger Water Quality Extension Associate Manure Management, Cover Crops, Soil Health ...
Sprayers for Effective Pesticide Application in Orchards and Vineyards
environmentally friendly application of pesticides. A much higher-level decision-making process is required when ... the required gallonage (gal/acre) to the nozzles. Ensure that hoses and fittings between the pump and ... characteristics (height, depth, density). The width of the distance between rows of canopy. The size of the area ...
Chlorinated Water Sanitation of Leafy Green Vegetables For Fresh Produce Processors
granulated powder 65 or 68% free active chlorine high capital, high operation hazardous due to higher percent ... chlorine Sodium Hypochlorite water-based formulation 5 to 15% free active chlorine high capital, high ... operation low level safety concerns The cost of each sanitizer varies due to the active chlorine ...
Yersinia Enterocolitica: A Rare but Important Food Safety Concern for Young Children and Immune-compromised Individuals
can cause contamination of soil and water, which in turn can contaminate foods of all types. Infection ... bacteria are found in soil and water and cross-contamination during food handling is the main reason these ... cdc.gov/yersinia/index.html. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2011). Vital signs: Incidence and trends of infection ...
F or a video on how to obtain a soil sample, please click here. Soil Testing for Ohio Lawns, ... Landscapes, Fruit Crops, and Vegetable Gardens Lawn & Garden Soil Test Form (For Lawn & Garden or ... small scale horticulture production, less than 1 acre) Field & Crop Soil Test Form (For agricultural ...
Choosing a Laboratory for Nutrient and Soil Health Testing
State University Extension Soil testing provides key information about soil nutrient availability. It is ... a complete picture of overall soil health. Farmers, gardeners, and landowners can use soil testing data to ... optimize their nutrient management plans. Implementing recommendations based on soil test data prevents ...
2023 – Butler County Master Gardener Scholarship Application
individual students ($500 each) for their education/apprenticeship beyond high school. ...