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  1. Blacklegged (Deer) Tick, Ixodes scapularis

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0096

    ticks). Nymphal-stage blacklegged ticks are about the size of a poppy seed (1.5 millimeters), and unfed ... adult males and females are about the size of a sesame seed (2–3 millimeters) (CDCa, 2023). The backs of ... talk to your veterinarian about anti-tick products. *R ead the label instruction carefully to ensure ...

  2. Opportunities for Sub-surface Nutrient Placement in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-56401

    includes the type of strip-till unit, fertilizer application equipment, and the practicality of adopting ... to reduce nutrient losses and improve soil quality need different options for fertilizer application ... farmers wanting to band dry fertilizers subsurface. D: Broadcast and Incorporate — fertilizer application ...

  3. A Guide to Corn Growth and Development

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0148

    pesticide labels, often specifying the proper application timing of the product to the crop. The most ... required for germination. When planted later, warmer temperatures are expected, and fewer days (about 6–8) ... stage, the nodal and seminal root systems are about the same size (in length and dry matter). Leaf ...

  4. Forage Testing for Beef Cattle

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0149

    about the nutritive value of hay or pasture. This information can be used to adjust the amount of ... sending it to the laboratory. This can be done by hanging the forage inside a burlap bag for about a week. ...

  5. Drones for Spraying Pesticides—Opportunities and Challenges

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-540

    Specialist—Pesticide Application Technology; Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering; The Ohio ... pesticide applicators in many other countries. A variety of names and acronyms are associated with remotely ... ROA remotely piloted aerial application system RPAAS   Although UAV and UAS are the most commonly used ...

  6. Annual Bluegrass Weevil

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0095

    For targeting overwintered adults and first-generation larvae, timing of applications should be based ... be watered in with approximately 1/10 inch (2.5 millimeters) of water post application. For the ... second and third generations of ABW, applications should be based on pest scouting. Control options with ...

  7. Being a Naturalist in the 21st Century: Perspectives from the Field

    https://ocvn.osu.edu/events/being-naturalist-21st-century-perspectives-field

    Ohio’s naturalists started their journey and what inspires them?  Join us to explore the experience of ... children's book Isabella's Peppermint Flower, teaching about Virginia's botanical history. ...

  8. Raw Oat Safety

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fcs-1006

    information about raw-oat safety: the safety of raw oatmeal the Nutrition Source nutritional advantages of ...

  9. January 2024 Highlights

    https://fst.osu.edu/january-2024-highlights

    in a story about the possibility of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in some fermented foods like kimchi ...   Ohio State Impact about mentoring students. Dr. Lynn Knipe conducted an Introductory HACCP class for ... Sheryl Barringer. Dr. Nicole Arnold talked about food safety with regards to leftover rice in ...

  10. Soil Phosphorus and Crop Response to Phosphorus Fertilizer in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0146

    transferring P from soil to roots. Crop Response to P Fertilizer Application The probability of a crop ... applied P fertilizer. The response of corn, soybean, and wheat to P fertilizer application was evaluated ... P fertilizer application (Culman et al., 2020). Across 457 field trials, P fertilizer application increased the ...

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