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  1. Hepatitis E: A Foodborne Zoonotic Threat in the U.S. and Abroad

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/as-20

    Agricultural Research and Development Center, Ohio State University Extension, Wooster Hepatitis is ... tainted water, or through produce irrigated or fertilized with feces from infected swine herds. Currently ... shellfish such as oysters and on strawberries that were fertilized with infected pig manure (Meng 2011).  ...

  2. Useful Tables: Adjustments and Conversions on Corn and Soybean Parameters

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-502

    1 Atomic Weight of Nutrients Element Atomic Weight N Nitrogen 14.01 P Phosphorus 30.98 K Potassium 39.10 Ca ... Retired, Extension Agronomist. (Originally published in 2001.)   Ag Crops and Livestock Farm Management ... agronomy corn soybean planting date micronutrient sources seed spacing atomic weight of nutrients soybean ...

  3. Staying Safe in the Sun

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/staying-safe-sun

    earth, yet provides just the right amount of heat and light to support life on our planet. The sun plays ... photosynthesis that enables our crops to grow properly. Sunshine is critical for farm life, but like anything ... skin to the sun can lead to damage like tans or sunburns. That damage can increase our risk of ...

  4. Growing Garlic in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1627

    feeder, requiring a high level of nutrients. Have the soil tested and analyzed for site-specific ... recommendations for fertilizer applications. Contact your local OSU Extension office for information on soil ... based on the soil test. Soils higher in organic matter will generally need fewer applied nutrients ...

  5. Growing Onions in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1616

    soil fertility is essential for optimal onion production. Testing your soil pH and nutrient ... apart. Onion transplants should be planted with 1 inch of the lower portion in the soil. Fertilizing High ... is recommended to test your soil every three years; once before planting, and then after fertilizing ...

  6. Phytophthora Root and Crown Rot of Fruit Trees

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-06

    Heavy, wet soils that remain saturated for extended periods of time are required for disease development. ... green. To observe below-ground symptoms, you need to remove several inches of soil around the base of the ... soilborne fungi, many of which are common inhabitants of most orchard soils. Some species that are not ...

  7. Livestock Water Development

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

    reduces animal performance quicker and more drastically than any other nutrient deficiency (Boyles). ... temperatures, combined with nutrients, may promote algae growth until control measures need to be implemented. ... Periodically cleaning the tank to reduce nutrients slows algae growth. Applying Copper sulfate crystals (see ...

  8. Masked Chafers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-51

    Entomology Masked chafers are beetles that have larvae, called white grubs, which can attack managed turf. ... surrounding soil and increase to 2.1 mm in diameter and have a nearly spherical shape. Larvae: First instars ... in mid-June and are active into mid-July. Males come to the soil surface after dark before females ...

  9. Tree Pruning and Ladder Safety for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892282

    penetration in soft soil. Improper setup and use of tripod ladders leads to many incidents, including falls: ... Wonacott, Research Specialist, Vocational Education; Peter Ling, Greenhouse Specialist; and Thomas Bean, ... Management Home, Yard and Garden Horticulture safety horticulture landscape tree pruning and ladder safety ...

  10. Carrie Brown

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/people/carrie-brown

    topics to teach include sustainable agriculture, soil health, invasive weed management, native plants, ... provide research-based agricultural and natural resource programming and educational resources to help ...

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