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  1. Disinfection in On-Farm Biosecurity Procedures

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-8

    all-purpose disinfectants for farm use. Some examples of this class of disinfectants include One Stroke ... swine and avian influenza outbreaks in the United States as well as foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in ... important points about disinfection should be made before choosing a disinfectant for routine farm use. ...

  2. Repetitive Motion

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-7909

    Ohio State University Extension, 2011.   Reviewer: Kent McGuire, CFAES Safety and Health Coordinator, ... Small Farm and Gardening Safety and Health Series AEX-790.9 Agriculture and Natural Resources ... 11/12/2015 S. Dee Jepsen, Associate Professor and State Safety Leader, Agricultural Safety and Health, Food, ...

  3. Equipment Needed for Planting and Maintaining Food Plots

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-82

    Many times, these pieces of equipment may be rented from Soil and Water Conservation Districts for ... dealers and soil and water conservation districts have equipment rental programs that may fit your need. ... out all options is worth a little time when you are first getting started. Seedbed preparation is ...

  4. Food Preservation: Freezing Fruits

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5349

    and rinse several times with cold water. Lift fruits from water to prevent redepositing of dirt and ... juice. (To make pectin syrup, dissolve one package powdered pectin in 1 cup water, heat to boiling and ... 40 to 50 percent syrup. To improve quality, add ½ teaspoon (1,500 mg) ascorbic acid to each quart ...

  5. Using °Brix as an Indicator of Vegetable Quality: Linking Measured Values to Crop Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-1651

    Bumgarner, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, The Ohio State University, Ohio Agricultural Research ... during the completion of a project supported by The Ohio State University/OARDC/OSU Extension, the ... farmers. With this support, the Ohio State University Vegetable Production Systems Laboratory obtained ...

  6. Remote Sensing in Precision Agriculture

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-5541

    recommendations and farm management where spatial and temporal quality are important. Precision agriculture (PA) ... improve sub-field level farming practices and optimizing agronomic inputs. Variable-rate technology (VRT) ... in-season nutrient and water stress. Timely monitoring of crop signals through images during the critical ...

  7. Using Soil to Remove Pollutants From Wastewater

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-745

    one million homes in Ohio are beyond the reach of community sewage treatment systems. Communities that ... air and water. Only 16 percent of Ohio’s land area is just right and has soils ideally suited to ... the soil profile. Many Ohio soils have a water table present at shallow depths during some seasons, ...

  8. Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio Forests: Privet (Ligustrum spp.)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-103

    Ohio Weed Control Partnership David Apsley, Natural Resources Specialist, Ohio State University ... (vol/vol) or 2.6–3.8 fl oz in enough water to make one gallon of spray mixture. For stream sides or other ... 41–54% active ingredient. Use 20–50% (vol/vol) or 26–64 fl oz in enough water to make one gallon of spray ...

  9. Pruning and Care of Tree Wounds

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-3311-09

    responsible for nutrient and water translocation (phloem and xylem) or structural support (heartwood), ... resulting in unhealthy, unsightly, or unsafe trees. Despite these limitations, at times homeowners need to ... improve structural stability. Proper approaches to pruning and wound treatment can go a long way to ...

  10. Growing Peppers in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1618

    Peppers should get 1 to 2 inches of water per week. Gardeners can determine the length of time needed for ... under the watering system and recording the time needed to fill the container. Watering early in the day ... the Ohio State University Extension website. Common pepper diseases Disease pests common to pepper ...

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