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  1. 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 ...

  2. Join a Farmer Forum on Drones and Weed Management

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2024-09/join-farmer-forum-drones-and-weed-management

    of the most recent developments. In response to frequent questions about drone technology, the GROW ... panelists from across the country speak about their experiences managing weeds with drones and following ...

  3. Cherry Leaf Spot

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-40

    the leaf (Figure 1). Spots gradually enlarge to about ¼ inch in diameter and turn reddish-brown. ... called  Coccomyces hiemalis). The fungus overwinters in dead leaves on the ground. In early spring (about ... produced in the apothecia and are forcibly discharged during rainy periods for about six to eight weeks, ...

  4. Understanding Pesticides in Organic and Conventional Crop Production Systems

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-69

    Mary Ann Rose, Director, Pesticide Safety Education Program In conversations about pesticides, ... mitigating any pest,” according to U.S. federal law (NPIC, 2018a). Pesticides include insecticides, ... environmental issues, sponsoring partnerships, publishing information, and educating the public. The EPA was ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Demonstrations for 4-H Members

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/4h-46

    has ever heard of it. In fact, the best demonstrations are usually done by talking about something ... gained a great sense of satisfaction by talking about something they enjoy with their fellow members? If ... something interesting to you and the audience. The more you know about the subject, the easier it will be. ...

  7. Selecting the Best Nozzle for the Job

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-528

    a nozzle that will give us a flow rate of 0.4 gpm, while operating the sprayer at an applicable pressure ... that provides us 0.4 gpm. Using the chart, we see that the nozzles XRC8004 or XRC11004 (shown in red) ... about 25 psi. Similar calculations can be made using the equation below to come up with other GPM (flow ...

  8. Slugs and Their Management in Landscapes

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-2010

    but averages about 25. Young adult slugs lay fewer eggs than older ones. Though slug eggs can be found ... generation. NOTE:  This publication contains pesticide recommendations that are subject to change at any time. ...

  9. Current Dairy Industry Outlook and Dairy Margin Coverage Sign-Up

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-2/current-dairy-industry-outlook-and-dairy-margin

    US dairy herd continued to shrink in January of 2024 by about 23,000 head compared to December 2023 ... Agency (FSA) office through April 29 th. The DMC program provided about $2.80/cwt of support in 2023 for ... Percentages of milk fat and solids from 2018 to 2024. U.S. milk prices are being supported by strong domestic ...

  10. DORA- Designated Outdoor Refreshment Areas

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4113

    better understand how to implement a DORA in their community. It provides background information about ... public health and safety requirements, as outlined in Ohio Revised Code 4301.82(F) for the DORA Within 45 ... township, the legislative authority shall: publish public notice of the application in one newspaper of ...

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