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  1. 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. ...

  2. 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 ...

  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. Gardening with Physical Limitations Part 5: Garden Clean-Up and Preparing for Next Year

    https://cfaesdei.osu.edu/events/gardening-physical-limitations-part-5-garden-clean-and-preparing-next-year

    year. There will be time to ask the presenters about specific problems. Presenters Laura Akgerman and ...               About the Everyone Can Garden! Series Do you have a physical limitation such as mobility issues, chronic ... pain, arthritis, and skin sensitivities that constrains outdoor activity? Do you want to learn about how ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Asian Tiger Mosquito

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-87

    ENT-87 08/25/2021 Kaylee Shrock, Graduate Student, Veterinary Public Health Program, Ohio State ... Pupae are small (about one-eighth inch long), brown, and comma-shaped. The pupae also breathe air ... the day. Feeding occurs mostly in the early morning to late afternoon (Illinois Department of Public ...

  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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