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  1. Using Corn for Livestock Grazing

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-11

    Silage Production, Management, and Feeding, North Central Regional Publication 574, for more information ... temporary fence. The fence should have a minimum of two strands with temporary posts placed about 30 feet ... or about 25 to 30 pounds of dry-matter feed per day. Determining the Daily Grazing Area Needed Assume ...

  2. Gibberella Ear Rot and Mycotoxins in Corn: Sampling, Testing, and Storage

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AC-52

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) established advisory guidelines for vomitoxin to ensure ...

  3. Using Cover Crops to Convert to No-till

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-11

    about three-fourths of all soybeans and wheat are planted without prior tillage. But before corn is ... only green for about 6 months during the year with no living cover for the other 6 months. Corn and ... it is young and lush and the C:N ratio is lower). If it cannot be killed until about 2 weeks before ...

  4. Know The Rules When Employing Minors on Your Farm

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ANR-26

    those for other industries. In 1967, the U.S. Secretary of Labor determined that certain jobs in ... Occupations in Agriculture: Anyone involved in agriculture knows it can be a dangerous occupation. The US ... regulations require employers of minors under 16 years of age to maintain and preserve records about each ...

  5. Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio Forests: Bush Honeysuckle

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

    herbicide labels. To ensure the safe and effective use of the herbicides recommended in this publication ... this publication read the label and SDS (Safety Data Sheet). Basal Spraying A basal application for ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Coping with Canada Geese: Conflict Management and Damage Prevention Strategies

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/W-3

    a period of about three weeks. This typically occurs around the end of June, and is another period where ... a permit. In June of 1999, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (who administers the Act) ruled to give the ... or string about 18 inches above the ground. While this has provided some success, eventually the ...

  8. Slime Molds on Turfgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-3074

    In general, small capsule-like spore masses, each about the size of a pinhead, grow perpendicular to ...

  9. Livestock Water Development

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ANR-12

    water to transfer, pipe diameter and elevation changes. More information about pressurized water systems ... publication, Watering Systems for Grazing Livestock. Summary Water availability can be the most limiting ...

  10. Sustainable Crop Rotations with Cover Crops

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-9

    information about specific attributes of different cover crops grown after each cash crop. After Wheat (Early ...

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