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  1. Natural Organic Lawn Care

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-4031

    less frequently than in conventional lawn care but timing of application becomes especially important. ... be recommendations for chemical fertilizer application to correct any deficiencies. Organic matter ... application of natural organic fertilizers. More information on fertilization will be found in the ...

  2. Growing Apples in the Home Orchard

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1401

    considerable knowledge about cultivar selection, planting site, soil types, planting techniques, training, ... is mainly the rootstock that determines the tree size. Dwarf apple trees will grow to be about 10 ... feet tall. Semi-dwarf apple trees will reach about 15 feet in height, while standard-size trees will be ...

  3. Gender Issues: Communication Differences in Interpersonal Relationships

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/FLM-FS-4-02-R10

    task-focused, or sentimental. What is important to think about, however, is that women and men sometimes ... more attention than men to the underlying meanings about intimacy that messages imply. Men on the other ... hand, to a greater extent than women, are more sensitive to “between the lines meanings” about status. ...

  4. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Beets

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5510

    golden and white. All have about the same flavor and quality. Beet season in Ohio is June to mid-October. ... and add fiber to the diet. A one-half cup serving of plain, cooked diced beets has about 40 calories. ... Guidelines for Americans 2015–2020 Eighth Edition. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Health and Human ...

  5. Yellowjackets

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2075-11

    persistent, unwelcome guests at picnics and other outdoor events, as they fly about scavenging for food, ...  (Linnaeus) Identification A typical yellowjacket worker is about ½-inch long with alternating black and ... about 18 to 20 days, which then pupate and emerge as worker-daughters that assume the tasks of the nest: ...

  6. Calculating Cation Exchange Capacity, Base Saturation, and Calcium Saturation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-81

    useful when talking about ion exchange. So, how do we take the concentration of nutrients in a soil test ... gives us 200 meq/100 g soil. This meq/100g soil value is used as a conversion factor for the nutrient ...

  7. Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio Forests: Ailanthus

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-65

    foliar herbicides. Larger trees, up to about 8 inches in diameter, can be effectively controlled using ... basal herbicide application, with the need for occasional follow-up to control sprouting. Trees larger ... application, or herbicide injections as all of these methods may result in a need for follow-up treatments to ...

  8. African Swine Fever: A Severe Threat to Swine Herds Is on the United States’ Doorstep

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-1036

    by calling the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) toll-free number, 1-866-536-7593, for testing ... activities, such as boar hunting, declare those activities as international farm visits to U.S. Customs and ...

  9. Choosing a Laboratory for Nutrient and Soil Health Testing

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0107

    State University Extension Soil testing provides key information about soil nutrient availability. It is ... under- or over-application of lime and fertilizers. In Ohio, there are several laboratories to choose ... recommendations. Here are a couple of questions you should ask about recommendations. First, what is the basis of ...

  10. Nurturant Grandfathering: Family Identity Work

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5806

    trustworthiness, family cultural identity, family ideals and values, work ethic, and beliefs about religion, ... grandparents and parents demonstrate similar beliefs and values about family life. The grandchildren are not ... and identity. As he teaches his grandchildren about family life and the meaning of being a family ...

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