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  1. Scout Fruit Trees For Pesky Pests Creeping Out As Temperatures Rise

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/scout-fruit-trees-pesky-pests-creeping-out-temperatures-rise

    about some of the insect pests that you may encounter in your fruit trees. Some of the pests you will be ... publication. Commercial growers can reference the “Midwest Fruit Pest Management Guide”. All of these ... publications can be found on extensionpubs.osu.edu or by contacting your local county extension office. Frank ...

  2. Hobby Maple Syrup Production

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-36

    leaf and bud. All of these maple species can be used to produce syrup. With sugar maple, it takes about ... you need to be as careful about producing your syrup. You need to use proper sanitation, process the ... above freezing (ideally to about 40 degrees Fahrenheit). The sap with higher sugar content usually ...

  3. New online database a "FRST" in fertilizer knowledge sharing

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/new-online-database-frst-in-fertilizer-knowledge-sharing

    is part of the team and is excited about the new online national soil fertility database and decision ... U.S. It indicates where there is no expected yield increase from fertilizer application,” said Rakkar. ... tool, said “We are extremely excited about the launch of this digital decision support tool. FRST was ...

  4. Measuring Standing Trees

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-35-02

    volume on large areas are beyond the scope of this publication. Tree Volume Estimation In the United ... agencies and the U.S. Forest Service.   Table 1. Standing Tree Board Foot Volumes—Doyle Rule Dbh (inches) ... may hear foresters or buyers talking about gross and net volume. Gross volume is the estimated tree ...

  5. Giant Hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-35

    Extension educators to learn more about giant hogweed at his farm in Pierpont, Ohio. Reviewers of this ... Denmark. (Online). Retrieved August 2005. researchgate.net/publication/260202289_The ... agriculture.state.pa.us/agriculture/lib/agriculture/plantindustryfiles/hogweed11-17.pdf (no longer available online). Bravo, M.A. (2006). Giant Hogweed Eradication in Pennsylvania and ...

  6. Forage Testing for Beef Cattle

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0149

    about the nutritive value of hay or pasture. This information can be used to adjust the amount of ... sending it to the laboratory. This can be done by hanging the forage inside a burlap bag for about a week. ...

  7. Managing Flies & Livestock Health As Summer Warms Up

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/managing-flies-livestock-health-summer-warms

    concerned about are face, horn, and stable flies.  The species have similarities but also some subtle ... and will consume about 30 meals per day.  They spend the majority of their time on the animal and will ...

  8. Using the Tree Measuring Stick

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-62

    (about 1 foot above the ground). Sight past the right hand side of the stick to the point on the tree to ... about a rick of wood. Considerable variation in solid wood content of a cord may be encountered due to ... about the management of their woodlands. Originally written August 4, 2014 by Kathy Smith, Program ...

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

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

    attention? Ever thought about how your forest can improve the quality of water flowing through your property? ... Girdling can be accomplished by using a chain saw to cut through the bark and about one inch into the wood ... of the tree around its entire perimeter. Double girdling, with a second girdle about three inches ...

  10. Spring planting delays may cause some farmers to make adjustments to improve yields

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/spring-planting-delays-may-cause-some-farmers-make-adjustments-improve-yields

    statistician of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service, said in ...

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