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  1. Spinner-Disc Spreader Set Up and Calibration

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-561

    important aspects of accurate spreading with these applicators include (1) accurate metering of the ... across the swath. In order to achieve expected application accuracy with spinner-disc spreaders, proper ... application rate such as with variable-rate application (VRA). Figure 1 shows that set-up, maintenance, and ...

  2. Crop Tree Management: A Tool to Help You Achieve Your Woodland Goals

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-50

    faster, and produce additional landowner benefits.   In application, crop tree management is simple. Once ... provide some guidance in its application. Landowners and others seeking a more in-depth written reference ... foliage and spring wild flowers that grab your attention? Ever thought about how your forest can improve ...

  3. Parasitic Higher Plants

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-gen-9

    been developed, although a dormant-season application of ethephon, an ethylene-releasing material, is ... are forcibly ejected and can travel up to about 19 meters (60 feet). This is the principal means of ... dissemination. The best control is removal of infected trees. Dodder has many species, but about six cause the ...

  4. Processed Meats, Red Meats and Colorectal Cancer Risk

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5587

    of colon and rectal cancer in 2016, making up about 8 percent of all new cancer cases in the United ... These studies are useful in telling us that an association exists between meat and colorectal cancer, ... personal meat consumption patterns to the current U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Dietary Guideline’s ...

  5. Diagnosing Sick Plants

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-gen-2

    questions about how the damage developed. Did it appear suddenly or over time? Has the damage spread or ... determine cause of plant damage. Gather as much information as possible about the plant, such as cultivar or ... variety, age, recent fertilizer or pesticide applications, cultural practices used, recent weather trends, ...

  6. Community Planning Strategies for Energy Boomtowns

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-sed-6

    a boom to continue forever. According to Kelsey, Partridge and White (2016), some U.S. communities have ... employment, mining directly represents just 0.5 percent of total metropolitan U.S. employment versus 2.2 ... local governments by educating local officials about the challenges and opportunities of energy ...

  7. Lockout and Tagout for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892227

    and tagout apply to different jobs and applications. Review the important points. Have workers take ... guards on the machinery after servicing. Restart the equipment to ensure safe and proper operation. About ... Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Grant Number 46E3-HT09. Any opinions, ...

  8. Calcium

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5506

    with insufficient calcium, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) considers dietary calcium a public ... health concern. While calcium consumption is a concern across all U.S. populations, there are certain ... (DRI), 2011 Why is dairy important to calcium intake? Dairy is the greatest source of calcium in the U.S ...

  9. Ohio Energy Trends: Comparing Old and New Energy Development

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-sed-1

    as population, consumer behavior, transportation, and economic structure.  According to the 2014 U.S ... million people (U.S. Census Bureau, 2014). Ohio’s economy is driven by its robust manufacturing sector, ... new oil and gas resource. An 1889 publication of the Department of Interior, U.S. Geological Survey ...

  10. Leaf Blotch Diseases of Wheat—Septoria tritici Blotch, Stagonospora nodorum Blotch and Tan Spot

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-cer-07

    nitrogen that would increase the potential for lodging.  Fungicide application may be necessary if ... the flag leaf and the leaf below the flag leaf. A single full-rate application at flag leaf emergence ... applications are not as effective at protecting the upper leaves as applications made between flag leaf ...

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