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  1. Growing Hardy Figs in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1439

    a 2017 Specialty Crop Block Grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Ohio Department of ... plant during the first three years inside the high tunnel while that amount was about 1 pound outside ... about $1 per fig at specialty foods or ethnic grocery stores. Most people who tried hardy figs for the ...

  2. Aphids on Trees and Shrubs

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2031-10

    The important things to remember about aphids is that they are tremendous reproducers, and with their ... do a good job of aphid control if they are not killed with insecticide applications or if ants are ... aphids. Applications of drenches or soil-applied granules can eliminate drift of the insecticide to other ...

  3. The Gastrointestinal Tract of the Horse

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/1022

    gastrointestinal tract and how it relates to performance and health is essential to making informed decisions about ... educator for questions about your horse’s diet References Bell, R. J., T. D. Mogg, and J. K. Kingston. ...

  4. Management Considerations for the Cribbing Horse

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-89

    lick a surface they are about to use for cribbing (Whisher et al., 2011). Horses that crib can spend ... 4.4% of horses in the US are cribbers (Albright, Mohammed, Heleski, Wickens, & Houpt, 2009). Video: ... R., Wickens, C. L., & Houpt, K. A. (2009). Crib‐biting in US horses: breed predispositions and ...

  5. Best Practices for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-539

    requires a slightly different approach to the application of pesticides, some general principles apply to ... effective and efficient application of pesticides in vineyards. Choose the Right Equipment Different types ... required application rate, sprays droplets of the proper size on the target uniformly, and minimizes the ...

  6. Soil Acidification: How to Lower Soil pH

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-507

    acidify such soils. Due to the cost, the application of sulfur to acidify soils is more practical for ... applications are not advisable (it can be done but changes in soil pH will not occur). Equation 1 shows the ... chemical process by which sulfur (S) application results in release of hydrogen ions (H +) to change soil ...

  7. Chinch Bugs in Turfgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2503-11

    abdomen with a cream colored stripe across it, a brown head and thorax and is about 0.9 mm long. The ... total body length is about 3 mm. Adults The adults are approximately 3.5 mm long and 0.75 mm wide. The ... up to 200 eggs over 60–80 days. The eggs take about 20–30 days to hatch at temperatures below 70 ...

  8. Township Zoning Enforcement Officer: Roles, Responsibilities, and Tools to Succeed

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/CDFS-1281

    information to the potential applicant and to the public. 3. Zoning Application The zoning enforcement ... provided by the applicant will become the basis for the zoning enforcement officer to approve or deny the ... permit. The zoning permit application should include the following: Name, address, and telephone of ...

  9. DORA- Designated Outdoor Refreshment Areas

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4113

    better understand how to implement a DORA in their community. It provides background information about ... application must then be filed by either the executive officer of the applicable municipal corporation or the ... application must include: a map or survey of the proposed DORA in sufficient detail to identify its ...

  10. Farm to Health: Maximizing Nutrients and Phytonutrients in Ohio Produce

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5581

    minerals and fiber. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. doi:10.1002/jsfa.2824 U.S. Department ... /methods-and-application-of-food-composition-laboratory Family and Youth Food phytonutrients fruits ...

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