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  1. Monitoring and Managing Spotted Wing Drosophila in Fruit Crops

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0086

    other countries via overseas trade of infested fruit (Rota-Stabelli et al., 2013). The first U.S ... applications. The action threshold is detection of one SWD adult in a trap. Monitoring traps can be homemade or ... SWD (about one to two weeks) compared to commercial lures. Depending on the fruit being monitored, ...

  2. The Case for an Outside Board of Directors for Closely Held Farm and Agricultural Businesses

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aede-0019

    decisions about the board are heavily dependent on the ambitions and goals of the founder/owner of the farm ... firm, writes about types of boards in his blog Prepare to Be Boarded! Robson's key types of boards ...

  3. The Organic Certification Process for Farms

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/sag-0003

    several decades, with U.S. sales of organic food more than doubling from 2008 to 2019 (Figure 1). Meeting ... analysis of 2016 USDA dairy-farm data found U.S. organic dairies outperformed conventional dairies of ... the process and be careful to match the certifier with their needs. Certifier application materials, ...

  4. Grape Berry Moth

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0097

    larvae of this small moth are green-purple caterpillars about 1 cm (approximately 0.37 in.) long when ... applications can also be timed in sequence with the pest’s development. Early-season control of this pest may ...

  5. (Speaker Series) Neurodivergence and Entomology: A Panel Discussion

    https://cfaesdei.osu.edu/events/speaker-series-neurodivergence-and-entomology-panel-discussion

    Join us for a special panel discussion about the intersection of neurodivergence and entomology. ... the speakers. About the speakers: Dr. Mary Gardiner  received her Ph.D. in 2008 and is a Professor in ... titled:  Good Garden Bugs: Everything You Need to Know about Beneficial Predatory Insects. Dr. Alice ...

  6. (Speaker Series) Contemporary Differences in U.S. Farm Financial Performance by Race: Does Farm Size Matter?

    https://cfaesdei.osu.edu/events/speaker-series-contemporary-differences-us-farm-financial-performance-race-does-farm-size

    ranchers. About the speaker: Dr. LaPorchia Collins  is a Research Agricultural Economist in the Market and ... affecting the U.S. livestock, dairy, and poultry industries. Her research covers topics related to food ...

  7. Managing Corn in Response to Severe Storms and Short-Term Weather Stressors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0151

    as responses after occurrence (e.g., fertilizer management, remedial product applications, crop ... application later in the season. Early frosts in the fall could also be a concern if they are severe enough to ... F), survival from waterlogging for up to 96 hours (about four days) is good, with 70%–80% emergence ...

  8. Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2012-13

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEDE-15-13

    aede.osu.edu/about-us/publications/western-ohio-cropland-values-and-cash-rents-2011-2012 Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2010–11 at: ... aede.osu.edu/about-us/publications/western-ohio-cropland-values-and-cash-rents-2010-2011 Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2009–10 at: ... aede.osu.edu/about-us/publications/western-ohio-cropland-values-and-cash-rents-2009-2010 Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2008–09 at: ...

  9. Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio Forests: Japanese Stiltgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-70-11

    lance-shaped, and about 1–3 inches in length. Leaves are sparsely hairy on both sides and along the margins. ... successfully utilized to manage stiltgrass, but its application is limited to roadsides, open areas, and trail ... stiltgrass that are not growing in close proximity to desirable plant populations. Application later in the ...

  10. Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2011-12

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aede-15-12

    aede.osu.edu/about-us/publications/western-ohio-cropland-values-and-cash-rents-2010-2011. Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2009–10 at:  ... aede.osu.edu/about-us/publications/western-ohio-cropland-values-and-cash-rents-2009-2010. Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2008–09 at:  ... aede.osu.edu/about-us/publications/ohio-cropland-values-and-cash-rents-2008-2009. Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2007–08 at:  ...

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