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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Report Examines U.S. Corn Production Practices and Trends

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-26/report-examines-us-corn-production-practices-and-trends

    In the July 2021 report Trends in Production Practices and Costs of the U.S. Corn Sector, United ... Resource Management Survey for the years 1996, 2001, 2005, 2010, and 2016.  Data from the U.S. Census of ...   https://www.ers.usda.gov/webdocs/publications/101722/err-294.pdf?v=4291.5.  Highlights of the study are presented below.  Future articles will describe sections of the ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. Late-Season Pod Feeding by Bean Leaf Beetle, Grasshopper, and Stink Bugs

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-30/late-season-pod-feeding-bean-leaf-beetle-grasshopper-and-stink

    information about bean leaf beetle visit our factsheet at https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-23. Stink ...

  6. Nurturant Grandfathering: Let’s Get Involved

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5800

    Income and Program Participation 2018). That is about 9.5% of Americans. Interestingly, nearly 94% of ... wise, authority figure in the extended family clan, people who primarily gave advice about getting an ... Health, 6, 115-126. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/244941205_The ...

  7. 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, ...

  8. Safe Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-594

    detailed explanation, refer to The Fertilizer Institute’s publication,  External Visual Inspection ... on public roadways. To accommodate these lights, a standard seven terminal breakaway connector plug ... tanks (empty or full) downwind and away from neighboring houses, public areas and businesses. Roadway ...

  9. Nurturant Grandfathering: Spiritual Work

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5803

    about difficulties with parents or siblings, complaints about the stresses and strains of life, and ... exclamations about the challenges of school and work. A grandfather may also be a source of comfort and ... family ideals and values, work ethic, and beliefs about education and morality. This suggests that by ...

  10. Unusual Fall Armyworm Outbreaks are Taking Many by Surprise

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-29/unusual-fall-armyworm-outbreaks-are-taking-many-surprise

    We have received an unusual number of reports about fall armyworm outbreaks particularly in forage ... has appeared in the US.  While we have not found Bt resistance in armyworms in Ohio, we would ... found, please contact us (tilmon.1@osu.edu, or michel.70@osu.edu) or your local extension educator. Fall ...

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