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  1. Horse Manure Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AGF-212

    it on the soil. Another option is to work the fertilizer into the soil after the manure has been ... be lost into the air in a manure pile and do no good. Add about 10 pounds of ammonium nitrate or ... improve the general condition of the soil. Reviewed by: Drs. Jay Johnson and Don Eckert, The Ohio State ...

  2. Jams, Jellies, and Other Fruit Spreads

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5350

    or chopped fruits with sugar. Jams tend to hold their shape but are generally less firm than jelly. ... later. To extract juice for jelly, follow these directions: Place fruit into a flat-bottomed saucepan and ... flavor, and color. Pour everything into a damp jelly bag and suspend the bag to drain the juice. The ...

  3. Growing American Ginseng in Ohio: Selecting a Site

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-58

    or a history of flooding. Slopes are generally more conducive to ginseng production than flat areas ... rapidly into a litter layer that provides a proper balance of nutrition and moisture-holding ability that ... production. Generally, soils that support the overstory and understory plants discussed above are suitable for ...

  4. Calving Management in Dairy Herds: Timing of Intervention and Stillbirth

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/VME-29

    required during parturition) varies between studies, but it is generally higher in primiparous cows ... (difficult births). Calving, or birthing of a calf, is a natural process that is divided into three stages ... approach the time of calving and thereafter. In general, stage I is characterized by frequent sniffing of ...

  5. Asian Longhorned Beetle

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-75

    not feed on the phloem and bore directly into the xylem; ultimately, all ALB larvae feed exclusively ... are about the same diameter as a pencil and extend deep into the tree because ALB larvae feed deep in ... the xylem. The ability to insert a pencil deep into the exit hole is a good indicator it was made by ...

  6. Food Preservation: Canning Soup

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5340

    Cool meat and remove bones. Cut meat into bite-sized pieces. Reserve broth, if desired. Preparing ...

  7. Carpenter Bees

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-2074

    the diameter of her body. She bores into the wood perpendicular to the grain then turns at about ... regurgitated nectar formed into a ball. The female forms a food ball at the far end of an excavated gallery, ... destroyed near her nest site. Larvae and pupae can be killed by inserting a sturdy wire into the entrance ...

  8. Grape Black Rot

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-24

    eventually shrivel into hard raisin-like structures called mummies (Figure 2B-C). The mummies usually remain ... is also produced in fruit mummies. In the spring, ascospores are forcibly released into the air and ... in the canopy provide inoculum much later into the season than those that have fallen to the vineyard ...

  9. Eating Disorders Awareness: Emotional Issues Involved With Eating Disorders

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ED-1005-01-R11

    generally categorized as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorders, or not otherwise ... are more likely to have parents with alcoholism or substance abuse than the general population, and ...

  10. Using Soil to Remove Pollutants From Wastewater

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

    effluent into Ohio’s environment. Unfortunately, for decades, households established in rural areas were ... soil, thus polluting nearby wells and making it into ditches, streams and ponds. How Deep Is Ohio’s ...

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