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  1. Rabies Prevention in Livestock

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-0001

    Owners should inquire about this before making plans to travel. Your veterinarian can be of great help in ... making the decision about the need for rabies vaccination. Vaccination of people in high-risk jobs, such ...

  2. Preservative-Treated Wood: A Sustainable Consumer Choice

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-71-11

    Carolina State University Forests provide us with a renewable, recyclable, biodegradable, durable, ... a forested setting. Treated wood also opens the world to us through the construction of roads and bridges. ... researchgate.net/publication/279762981_Are_they_really_green. Brooks, K. (2009). Sustainability of the treated wood industry.  American Wood Protection ...

  3. CFAES creates farm management institute to address changing demands of farmers; names David Marrison as interim director

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/cfaes-creates-farm-management-institute-address-changing-demands-farmers-names-david

    numerous publications in succession and estate planning. Marrison received two of OSU Extension’s highest ...

  4. Carpet Beetles

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2103-10

    about 1/2-inch long. The body resembles an elongated carrot or cigar with a long brush of bristles at ... the tail end. Adult varied carpet beetles are about 1⁄10- to 1/8-inch long and nearly round. The top ... broad.) Larvae are about 1/4 inch and light to dark brown. The body is wide and broader at the rear than ...

  5. Tracing tomatoes’ health benefits to gut microbes

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/tracing-tomatoes%E2%80%99-health-benefits-gut-microbes

    reverse, of higher Bacillota compared to Bacteroidota, to obesity. Tomatoes account for about 22% of ... recommendations for long-term health.”  This work was supported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the  Ohio ...

  6. Pandemic prep needs ‘smart surveillance’ to predict viral spillovers

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/pandemic-prep-needs-%E2%80%98smart-surveillance%E2%80%99-predict-viral-spillovers

    still learning about how the wily pathogens work. “SARS-CoV-2 taught us that viruses do not respect ... immunologist  Linda Saif, co-lead author of the paper, has been sounding the alarm about viruses that affect ... about the dangers of SARS-CoV-2. In 1995, her lab was the first to document a coronavirus’s leap from ...

  7. Pharaoh Ant

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2136-10

    Pharaoh Ant Monomorium pharaonis  (L.) Identification Pharaoh workers are very small (about 1⁄16-inch ... three days, and pupal period nine days. About four more days are required to produce sexual female and ... male forms. The entire life cycle takes about 38 to 45 days depending on temperature and relative ...

  8. Ground Beetles

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2102-10

    Others are simply curious about these insects after finding them outdoors under stones, logs, boards, and ... Ground Beetle (23 mm)   Adults are about 1 inch long, oblong, flattened, and dull or reddish black with ... Bigheaded Ground Beetle (20 mm) Adults are about ¾ inch long, shiny, pitch black, with antennae slightly ...

  9. What Do Fecal Worm Egg Counts Tell Us?

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/VME-27-11

    measure of the worm burden the animals are carrying. Nevertheless, FECs do give us some information about ... A quantitative result gives us a means to quantify changes over time or in response to a treatment. What Are We ... Measuring? The worms we are most concerned about are in the roundworm family and live in the stomach and ...

  10. Poultry Science Club sells Thanksgiving turkeys for annual fundraiser

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/poultry-science-club-sells-thanksgiving-turkeys-for-annual-fundraiser

    sale. “The great thing about the sale,” Okuley said, “is that it supports the Poultry Science Club. ... we use socials and a really good group of people to draw them in.” Each year, the PSC takes about 300 ... said. “He talks about the quality of the products and the integrity of the company. All of the turkeys ...

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