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  1. Abate Animal Heat Stress in Hot Weather

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-151

    application of cooling systems to animal production facilities may change. To learn more about cooling and ... Extension Specialist, The Ohio State University Hot weather raises inevitable concerns about heat stress of ... stress problems in animal production. The total annual loss of the U.S. livestock and poultry industries ...

  2. Gray Water Recycling in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-gw1

    permitted because the water is not sprayed on the fruit. Keep gray water application at least 25 feet away ... application at least 25 feet away from the exposed, edible portion of plants. Figure 3. An example of a Type ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Growing Muskmelons in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1615

    transplanting or started in peat pots or pellets about 25 days before the anticipated planting time.  Melon seed ... holes cut in the plastic, but this can delay harvest. Fertilizing Fertilizer and lime applications need ... nitrogen by 25 percent as a sidedress application when vines begin to run (or grow) more than a few inches ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. A History of Packaging

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-133

    paper appeared in the 1850s; about 1900, shipping cartons of faced corrugated paperboard began to ... chloride. Another plastic was invented during the American Civil War. Due to a shortage of ivory, a U.S ... “brand” a product for the benefit of the consumer. In 1870, the first registered U.S. trademark was awarded ...

  7. Using °Brix as an Indicator of Vegetable Quality: An Overview of the Practice

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-1650

    important background information on °Brix, outlines its application in horticultural crop production, and ... measures the changes in light used to determine soluble solids content and °Brix in a sample. Application ... other aspects of quality, crop managers benefit from learning more about how to measure °Brix and ...

  8. Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-90

    8 mm (3/8 inch) wide, about the size of a human thumb nail. The upper side of the body has mottled ... are pale green, barrel-shaped, and found in clusters of about 28 eggs (Figure 8). The immature stages, ... about two weeks, they mate, and the females begin to lay eggs. Eggs are laid in clusters on the ...

  9. Gas Welding Safety for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892219

    extinguisher ready for immediate use. About These Modules The author team for the training modules in the ... developed with funding from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, ... publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U.S. Department of ...

  10. Gray Leaf Spot on Turfgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-3083

    recommended, but avoid high nitrogen application rates during summer months. Overfertilization causes ... sports turf. Application of fungicides should begin prior to the onset of disease, around August 1 in ...

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