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  1. Safe Use of Flammable Liquids for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892260

    ignited by the minimal energy in a static spark. About These Modules The author team for the training ... Modules were developed with funding from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S ... U.S. Department of Agriculture or the U.S. Department of Labor. Answer Key 1. F 2. T 3. T 4. T 5. ...

  2. Best Practices for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

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

    (ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-538). Use of Drones for Spraying Although not common in the U.S., aerial application of pesticides using ... 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 ...

  3. Guidelines for Applying Liquid Animal Manure to Cropland with Subsurface and Surface Drains

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ANR-21

    subsurface drainage due to macropore flow (Geohring et al., 2001). Application of liquid animal manures to ... as the type and quantity of manure applied, application method, and timeliness of rainfall after ... application may all play a role in determining the fate of the manure. Liquid Manure Applied to ...

  4. Shiitake Mushroom Production: Logs and Laying Yards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-0041

    video to learn more about the Japanese hillside method: youtube.com/watch? v=aMsqJNjS6Bg. Lean-To ... Stacking Lean-to stacking (Fig. 6) is probably the most broadly applicable method. It is certainly the most ... shiitake production apply to all stacking methods. The application of these methods will depend on the site ...

  5. Scab of Apple

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-23

    need for fungicide applications. There are numerous apple varieties with complete resistance or ... or flail mower but this practice should be coupled with two or three applications of 5 percent urea ... to fall foliage. Urea applications increase leaf decomposition. For new plantings, select a site that ...

  6. Potassium Uptake and Ohio Crop Response

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0147

    value for relative yield is 100%. Potassium fertilizer application increased grain yield in 25% of the ... trials across all crops. Yield increases were more common in corn, where about approximately 30% ... range of STK values. The greatest value of fertilizer in the year of application occurs at STK values of ...

  7. Cork Spot and Bitter Pit of Apples

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-01

    spray applications of calcium chloride may help to reduce bitter pit incidence. Use 2 pounds per 100 ... gallons water (1.5 tablespoons per 1 gallon water). Four to five applications at 10 to 14 day intervals ... can be made, the last coming about two weeks before harvest. Rinse sprayer thoroughly as calcium ...

  8. Money To Grow

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/direct-marketing/money-grow

    project you are looking to carry out to help grow your existing farm/food business? Learn all about grant ...

  9. Invasive Species Management: Common and Japanese Barberry

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0106

    the northern United States. Common barberry poses a serious threat to grain production in the U.S. by ... plant no longer has the energy stored to resprout. Mowing in combination with the application of ... repeated herbicide applications will be necessary to manage and control stands, reaffirming the importance ...

  10. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Peppers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5528

    Extension: Stuffed Pepper Soup. Ithaca: Cornell University. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research ...

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