Using °Brix as an Indicator of Vegetable Quality: Linking Measured Values to Crop Management
often significant and immediate impacts on vegetable °Brix levels. In contrast, soil and crop nutrient ... timing or soil moisture levels also affect °Brix but in ways that may complicate management decisions. ... Production factors such as temperature and light levels and soil moisture and fertility status influence crop ...
Norovirus: A Different Type of Foodborne Illness
deaths are possible each year. Risk Factors Anyone can get Norovirus. The reason is that Norovirus is ... handles food is at risk of contaminating the food or making themselves sick. If 26% of the cases of ... completely eliminate microbial contamination, it helps to remove soil or waxes where organisms may be ...
Reliance on moose as prey led to rare coyote attack on human
people or attraction to human food could have been a factor in the attack – instead, heavy snowfall, high ... relative risk that coyotes pose is pretty low, and even when you do have a conflict where a person is ... Mitchell’s death – into a detailed field study. Between 2011 and 2013, he and colleagues captured 23 adult ...
Gypsum for Agricultural Use in Ohio—Sources and Quality of Available Products
to elevated levels. Unwashed FGD by-products can have levels of B sufficiently high to result in ... Professor This fact sheet provides information on gypsum as a soil amendment, the sources and mineral ... metal content of gypsum samples. The Role of Gypsum as a Soil Amendment Gypsum is hydrated calcium ...
Wasted food – and land, labor, chemicals, water and energy.
moves from soil to stomach. Baruch College marketing expert Lauren Block and her colleagues call this ... highest-skilled staff at the final stages of production. Otherwise the companies risk losing all the value they ... like a single integrated firm that’s focused on maximizing profits. And consumers are not the highly ...
Basic Estate Planning: Tax Basis if Property Is Transferred
difference between the market price of the sale, and what was charged as a gift. In addition, gift tax forms ... recipient of $13,000 per person per year. This annual exclusion has been indexed for inflation since 1998, ... or gain. His sale price was $100,000, so his gain was the difference between the base value or basis ...
Basic Estate Planning: Giving
Revenue Code as 50% organizations. It appears that the major difference between 50% and 30% organizations ... elect to have the gift split between the spouses. If this is done over a number of years, estates can be ... to a charitable organization rather than an exempt organization. There are 50% charitable ...
Basic Estate Planning: The Nursing Home Dilemma
income, etc., but might or might not have insurance to cover those risks. Following are some things to ... a maximum of half of the assets valued between $22,728 and $113,640. All asset values of more than nearly ... you pay up to the first $144.50 per day and Medicare pays the rest. You or your insurance pay the ...
Leading from Wherever You Are online
addition to influence, leaders need to build positive relationships with others at all levels of the ... will focus on the relationships you have at all levels of your organization. Participants will share ... to increase their influence at all levels of the organization. Beth Flynn is facilitating this ...
Ammonia Emission from Animal Feeding Operations and Its Impacts
50 ppm, increased levels of keratoconjuctivitis and tracheitis have been observed. These trachea and ... causes high ammonia levels inside animal production buildings, especially in winter months when the ... concentrations. People begin to detect odors at 5–50 ppm. Irritation to mucous surfaces occurs at 100–500 ppm ...