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  1. 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 ...

  2. Strategies to Maximize Pesticide Deposit and Coverage for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-536

    requires a slightly different approach to the application of pesticides, some general principles apply to ... application: Selecting the proper equipment, particularly the correct type and size of nozzle Applying the ... of pesticides by wind from the application site to an off-target site, as shown in Figure 1) cannot ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Pulsed Electric Field Processing Applications in the Food Industry

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fst-fabe-1002

    Current Applications of PEF in the Food Industry? PEF processing is used for food pasteurization. In 2005, ... with existing production lines. For solid food, cell disintegration applications, a typical PEF ... application, a PEF system includes a supply tank, a fluid pump, a pulse generator unit, a treatment chamber ...

  5. Growing Rhubarb in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1631

    This should be done as early in the spring as possible. Insert a shovel about 6 inches into the ground ... yearly, only fertilize with N. Apply N applications in the spring and again when active growth occurs. ... about 3/4 inch long, can, on occasion, cause serious damage to the leafstalks. Curly dock is an ...

  6. Elderberry Production in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0110

    Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Several elderberry plots have been ... expected in the subsequent years until they reach full maturity in about four to five years. Cross ... sure to factor in the proper application timing and the potential need for multiple applications to ...

  7. 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 ...

  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. Bumble Bee Pollination in Tomato Greenhouses

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0092

    sizes, but a typical box will include a mated queen and about 100 female workers. It is important to ... $10.8 billion (Cooley & Vallejo-Marín, 2021). According to the 2019 U.S. Department of Agriculture ... (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service, U.S. tomatoes grown under protection had a national ...

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