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  1. Managing Corn in Response to Severe Storms and Short-Term Weather Stressors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0151

    F), survival from waterlogging for up to 96 hours (about four days) is good, with 70%–80% emergence ... the eastern corn belt region of the U.S. Weather and Climate Extremes, 37. ...

  2. Chicken Breed Selection

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-60

    becoming popular in the Midwest. The American Poultry Association (APA) has a publication called The ... chickens. This publication describes the appropriate breed characteristics needed for birds to be shown in ... health record. The Animal Plant Health Inspection Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture has ...

  3. Choosing a Laboratory for Nutrient and Soil Health Testing

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0107

    State University Extension Soil testing provides key information about soil nutrient availability. It is ... recommendations. Here are a couple of questions you should ask about recommendations. First, what is the basis of ... days of receiving your soil. If getting data back quickly is essential to you, ask about typical or ...

  4. Gender Issues: Communication Differences in Interpersonal Relationships

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/FLM-FS-4-02-R10

    task-focused, or sentimental. What is important to think about, however, is that women and men sometimes ... more attention than men to the underlying meanings about intimacy that messages imply. Men on the other ... hand, to a greater extent than women, are more sensitive to “between the lines meanings” about status. ...

  5. Vibrio Species: Foodborne Illness and Seafood

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5575-11

    inhabitants of the marine environment. The two species with the greatest national public health concern are ... pathogens of public health concern in other areas of the world. Fortunately, the bacteria are destroyed with ... sought immediately, as antibiotic therapy has been shown to increase survival rates. Public Health ...

  6. Growing American Ginseng in Ohio: Site Preparation and Planting Using the Wild-Simulated Approach

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-57

    plant begins to produce seed after about 3 years of age. In the fall before the vegetation dies back for ... F-58, Growing Ginseng in Ohio: Selecting a Site for information about selecting the proper site. A few ... bottom of the slope you are going to plant. You will want to rake the leaf litter off of an area about ...

  7. Nurturant Grandfathering: Family Identity Work

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5806

    trustworthiness, family cultural identity, family ideals and values, work ethic, and beliefs about religion, ... grandparents and parents demonstrate similar beliefs and values about family life. The grandchildren are not ... and identity. As he teaches his grandchildren about family life and the meaning of being a family ...

  8. Growing Giant Pumpkins in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1646

    individually and started indoors in 12-inch peat pots about the end of April. A well-balanced potting medium is ... away from the fruit. About 3 feet out from the fruit, curve the vine back in the general direction it ... slide the pumpkin back about 4 to 5 inches—this is usually necessary when the pumpkin is about 300 ...

  9. Boxelder Bugs and Leaf-footed Bugs

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2106

    flat-backed, elongated, narrow-bodied insects, about 1/2 inch long and 1/3 inch wide. They are dark ... about the same time that new tree leaves develop. Nymphs may feed on fallen boxelder seeds and then on ... with each stage. In warmer regions of the U.S., two generations typically occur; in July, new adults ...

  10. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Sweet Corn

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5516

    sweet corn has long been an American favorite. In Ohio, the sweet corn season begins about July 1 and ... water. Heat water to boiling. Boil uncovered for 2 minutes. Remove from heat and let corn stand about 10 ... Consumer Sciences (website). Accessed July 16, 2021. nchfp.uga.edu. U.S. Department of Agriculture, ...

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