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  1. Putting MyPlate on Your Table: Grains

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SS-149

    University Extension; and Carol Smathers, M.P.H., M.S., Field Specialist, Youth Nutrition and Wellness, ... Family and Consumer Sciences MyPlate, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) food guidance system, ... can be found at choosemyplate.gov. This fact sheet provides an introduction to the grains food group. ...

  2. Raspberries for the Home Fruit Planting

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1421

    fertility should be maintained by two applications of 1 pound of a 10-10-10 fertilizer or the equivalent per ... planting, raspberry plants need to be fertilized about twice each year. The fertilizer should be broadcast ... 2 to 3 pounds of a 10-10-10 fertilizer per 100 feet of row in each application. Figure 5. The diagram ...

  3. Septic System Care and Maintenance 

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-740-0

    system threatens public health and can result in financial losses to the property. In cities, a trained ... maintained wastewater treatment system is around 20 years. This fact sheet presents basic, regular ... toilets, and front-loading washing machines. Repair water leaks such as dripping faucets and toilet valves ...

  4. Leather Rot of Strawberry

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-09

    in controlling leather rot. Proper spacing of plants and timing of fertilizer applications are ... important. Excessive applications of nitrogen fertilizer can produce excessive amounts of dense foliage. ... bitter tasting jam and jelly made with berries from fields where leather rot was a problem. Leather rot ...

  5. Portable Sprayers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-79027

    precision applications including pesticides, insecticides and fertilizers. Portable sprayers are available ... about 1 to 6 gallons. Many of the chemicals being sprayed, even organic, can be hazardous to health, and ... checking for any leaks. • Test the sprayer application rate in a measured area to determine coverage. ...

  6. Diplodia Tip Blight of Two-Needled Pines

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-tree-03

    droughts, and control of insects. Fertilization of trees with mineral fertilizer (including “deep root ... feeding”) to increase vigor on sites with adequate fertility, i.e. over-fertilization, will likely make ... trees significantly more susceptible to the pathogen. If in doubt about the nutrient status of your ...

  7. Corn Stover Feedstock for Biofuels Production: Costs of Feedstock Supply

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-660

    biorefineries, including POET-DSM’s Project Liberty (located at Emmetsburg, Iowa) and DuPont’s Cellulosic Ethanol ... field edge, transporting bales from the field-edge to the central storage facilities, and transporting ...   Determining corn stover supply costs This fact sheet presents results from an analysis of the most likely ...

  8. Growing Garlic in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1627

    recommendations for fertilizer applications. Contact your local OSU Extension office for information on soil ... Fertilizing should be split into two, or even three, separate applications. Apply one-half of the recommended ... fertilizer at planting to aid in root development. Make the second application when growth resumes in spring, ...

  9. Safe Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia

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

    disconnecting nurse tanks from the applicator or when making minor repairs or adjustments in the field. Ensure ... fertilizer for crops. All associated personnel should be familiar with the safe use of anhydrous ammonia, ... applicator tank. External overheating of the storage container. Faulty hitch pin or weakened tongue. Not ...

  10. Involving Parents in 4-H

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/4h-44

    affiliation. As volunteers develop relationships with parents, they will learn about what motivates them to ... In the article titled “Why Parents Don’t Volunteer (and What You Can Do About It)” written for PTO ... beyond some parents’ comfort zone. Parents that are new to 4-H may think that special skills or training ...

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