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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Safe Use of the Power-Take-Off (PTO) for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892264

    all power and shut off equipment before servicing. About These Modules The author team for the ... Specialist. Modules were developed with funding from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S ... expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the ...

  4. 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, ...

  5. Kiwifruit and Hardy Kiwi (Kiwiberries)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1426

    The Ohio State University. Since none of them have produced fruit thus far, it is too early for us to ... Successful cropping of kiwifruit may require a long, frost-free growing season of about 220 days. The plants, ... have not fruited and are well spaced (about every 10-18 inches) along the leaders and form a single ...

  6. Protecting Pollinators While Using Pesticides

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-68

    about active ingredients can be found by talking with educators at your local Extension office, reading ... black gum trees have flowers that are very attractive to bees, yet inconspicuous to us. While turfgrass ... canr.msu.edu/home_gardening/uploads/files/pollinators/protectpollinatorsinlandscapes2019-web.pdf Pacific Northwest Extension article about reducing bee poisoning from pesticides:  ...

  7. 4-H Projects and Requirements

    https://franklin.osu.edu/program-areas/4-h-youth-development/projects

    and county fair participation! To help you select the project(s) you may be interested in, think about ... a complete list of general project requirements, listed by project. For more detailed information about your ... Sports Vet Science Woodworking Workforce Preparation Special Notes about Animal Projects Horses Franklin ...

  8. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Cabbage

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5513

    recommendations. The following recommendations are approximations. 1 bag or crate = 50 pounds. 1 bushel = about 32 ... Chinese cabbage or 1 head (about 1½ pounds) of green, savoy, or red cabbage = approximately 4 servings. ... pan. Add several cups of shredded cabbage and pan fry until just wilted (about 10 minutes). Stir often. ...

  9. How Much Chemical Product Do I Need to Add to My Sprayer Tank?

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-530

    link to reach these publications, and search using the publication numbers given above: ... Educator, Ohio State University Extension, for reviewing this publication and for their editorial contributions. ...

  10. Material Safety Data Sheet for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892229

    substance safely when you finish the job. Ask your supervisor any questions you still have about how to ... the training they need.   Review These Important Points The MSDS provides critical details about the ... chemicals. About These Modules The author team for the training modules in the landscape and horticultural ...

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