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  1. Coalition Leadership

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/CDFS-5

    Charge Too. Publication about community assessment, vision development, action planning and evaluation. ... coalition, negotiation and advocacy skills may be needed to bring about more complex environmental change ... Community Health." Annual Review of Public Health, 21, 369-402. Additional Resources The Asset-Based ...

  2. Hepatitis E: A Foodborne Zoonotic Threat in the U.S. and Abroad

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/as-20

    can acquire some strains of HEV from animals. HEV is endemic in many U.S. swine herds without ... Public Health Consequences The exact number of hepatitis E cases that occur each year is difficult to ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Utilizing Secondary Data for Business Retention and Expansion Planning and Reporting

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-1580

    provides background information about using secondary data to develop a final report that communicates the ... data resources: General population research can be conducted through the U.S. Census Bureau’s Decennial ... from the U.S. Census Bureau and the National Agriculture and Statistics Service. Review the Knowledge ...

  5. The Cannabis Market and Its Impact on Hemp

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-97

    markets have reached $14 billion in annual sales in the U.S. (Somani 2019; Mikulic 2020). In comparison, ... Delta-9 THC, and dronabinol) are considered Schedule I controlled substances (U.S. Department of Justice ... a medical program is complex and onerous for participants and public agencies. The Ohio Medical Marijuana ...

  6. 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 ... about 3/4 inch long, can, on occasion, cause serious damage to the leafstalks. Curly dock is an ... poisoning. If in doubt about the safety of eating the stalks, don’t. Cut the damaged stalks off and compost ...

  7. Spray Irrigation of Reclaimed Wastewater for Rural Homes

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-758

    odh.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/odh/know-our-programs/sewage-treatment-systems/pretreatment-comp.   People are understandably concerned about disease-causing organisms and spray irrigation of ... treated wastewater in the yard. To ensure the protection of public health, therefore, bacteria levels in ... wastewater sprayed in public areas—like a lawn—should be 10 times lower than the level considered safe for ...

  8. Parasites: Cryptosporidium parvum, Cyclospora, and Giardia lamblia

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5577

    and cause illness if those foods are eaten raw. Of the three parasites, the least is known about ... months at a time depending on the environmental conditions. Public health consequences Parasitic diseases ... effectively. If you think you have symptoms of a parasitic infection, be sure to tell your physician about your ...

  9. Horse Manure Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AGF-212

    be lost into the air in a manure pile and do no good. Add about 10 pounds of ammonium nitrate or ... ammonium sulfate per ton of horse manure/sawdust mix. This is about 1/3 pound (about 1/2 cup) of ammonium ... cleaned. Simply pick a stall clean with a manure fork, then add about 1/2 cup of ammonium nitrate or ...

  10. Sanitation and Phytosanitation (SPS)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-gen-10

    consequence organisms.     Figure 3. The emerald ash borer is about 1/2 inch in length and 1/8 inch wide. The ... for key pests and diseases. The U.S. National Plant Diagnostic Network (NPDN), which was organized ... not permitted entry into the U.S. mainland, since they may be carrying the Mediterranean fruit fly, ...

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