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  1. Galls of Maple Trees in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-60

    about 1/16- to 1/8-inch in diameter. These are maple bladder galls caused by a small eriophyid mite, ... Vasates quadripedes  (Shimer). The structures are generally noticed first in May, about the time the ... generally not recommended. Tree owners and tree managers are encouraged to learn about the life cycles of ...

  2. Selecting, Storing, and Using Fresh Herbs

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5520

    last for up to a week stored in this manner. Tips about frozen herbs Freeze herbs at their peak ... textural changes that occur after freezing, use frozen herbs in cooked dishes. Tips about dried herbs Dried ...

  3. Bushels, Test Weights, and Calculations

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-503

    to be about 1.25 cubic feet in volume. Although grain is referred to in terms of bushels in the ... for Shelled Corn, Soft Red Winter Wheat, Barley, and Oats. U.S. Grade Minimum Test Weight (lb/Bushel) ... *Only four U.S. grades for malting barley and oats are defined. Varieties of a crop often vary in their ...

  4. Types of Nutrition Incentives Offered at Ohio Farmers Markets and How They are Funded (Nutrition Incentives Series)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4109

    Nutrition incentive programs across the U.S. most often serve individuals and families participating in the ... the U.S. most often serve individuals and families participating in SNAP (Center for Agriculture & ... other local community agencies. To learn more about SNAP incentive programs see Ohioline fact sheet ...

  5. Equestrian Injury Statistics

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/19

    athletes have given up their high school sports. For example, the oldest U.S. Olympian that competed in the ... sports in the U.S., equestrian sports are the most common cause of sports-related traumatic brain injury ... 2007 (New Mexico); and Ghosh, Di Scala, Drew, Lessin, and Feins, 2000 (US).   Experience and Risk of ...

  6. Guidelines for Choosing a Soil Analytical Laboratory

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-1133

    so it is important for growers to investigate these laboratories by obtaining information about their ... of the United States may not be applicable for soils in the north central region. The North Central ... about their NAPT results. Other Clients A potential client should ask the laboratory to provide the ...

  7. Bacterial Diseases of Plants

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-gen-6

    their hosts and bring about the formation of cancer-like overgrowths called crown gall. Bacteria that ... cause plant diseases are spread in many ways—they can be splashed about by rain or carried by the wind, ... courtesy Dr. Shabbir A. Rizvi, © The American Phytopathological Society. 3. Chemical Applications ...

  8. Efficient Lawn Care Practices to Help Protect Ohio’s Waterways

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5812

    recommendations for fertilization and application rates. Minimal applications of nutrients over the length of the ... season are suggested rather than one large nutrient application. Large applications can result in ... is important when establishing a new lawn from seed. Phosphorus applications also treat nutrient ...

  9. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Apples

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5507

    recommendations below are approximations. 1 pound = about 3 medium apples 1 pound = approximately 1½ cups ... applesauce 2 pounds (6–8 apples) = a 9-inch pie 1 peck = 10½ pounds 1 bushel (40 pounds) = about 16–19 quarts ... calories (about 95 calories) and contains these nutrients: vitamin C potassium 4.4 grams of dietary fiber ...

  10. Growing Tomatoes in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-1624

    responsible for the red color in tomatoes. About 80 to 90 percent of lycopene consumed by humans comes from ... of water. Fertilization Tomatoes are heavy feeders and respond well to fertilizer applications. There ... yields. An application of a starter fertilizer at transplanting will help tomato plants grow faster and ...

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