CFAES Give Today
Farm Office

Ohio State University Extension

CFAES

Site

Search results

  1. Monitoring and Managing Spotted Wing Drosophila in Fruit Crops

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0086

    (Figure 2A). While other flies may have spots on their wings, the spots are not in the same position. SWD ... purchased commercially. Homemade traps are inexpensive and easy to build with deli containers but may begin ... to break down after exposure to direct sunlight during the summer season. Commercial traps are more ...

  2. Don’t Let a Lapse in Biosecurity Ruin Your Fair

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/news/don%E2%80%99t-let-lapse-biosecurity-ruin-your-fair

    Frequently over recent months you may have heard of the current outbreak of Highly Pathogenic ...

  3. Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2015-16

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aede-15-16

    Secondary factors may exist and could affect potential rental rates. These secondary factors are also ... returns may have rents discounted for this factor. For example, land that is poorly drained may exhibit ... transition for new operators may enhance the cash rent value. Field Border Characteristics: Fields surrounded ...

  4. Hobby Maple Syrup Production

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-36

    from red or silver maple, but it is more likely to be cloudy and the tapping season may be shorter. ... syrup can have a heavy, almost sorghum-like flavor that may be perceived as somewhat bitter compared to ... only hot water and elbow grease. You may already have some of the items needed for this endeavor on ...

  5. Grill Smart; Hands-on Learning Great Grilling

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/news/grill-smart-hands-learning-great-grilling

    of a steak or chop grilled to perfection. However, there may not be anything that strikes as much ... comes to meat, a satisfactory eating experience is directly related not only to the selection at the ... evening. Make plans now to participate in one of two Grill Smart sessions scheduled for June 27, 2024. ...

  6. 4-H: 2024 Updates

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/news/4-h-wrap-and-2024-updates

    Window: May 1-15, 2024 (or until camp is full) at go.osu.edu/fccampapp) Day: June 4-6, 2024 Cloverbud: June 8, ...

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

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

    honeysuckle, there are several methods that may be considered. Which method is applied depends on the size of ... so dense that access to the area is limited, landowners may elect to use some mechanical means of ... removals may best be done when the ground is frozen or at a minimum when the ground is not wet. Removing ...

  8. Blacklegged (Deer) Tick, Ixodes scapularis

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0096

    Blacklegged ticks, also called deer ticks, are blood-feeding parasites that may infect people, horses, and ... millimeters) and may appear gray. Distribution and Spread Blacklegged ticks have recently emerged as serious ... considered a statewide risk, though abundance may vary greatly across different habitats. Life Cycle, ...

  9. Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio Forests: Japanese Stiltgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-70-11

    their preferential browsing on native plants and avoidance of stiltgrass may further facilitate the ... the axils of the leaves or at the apex of the stem. Flowers may be unbranched or with 1–3 lateral ... at least a few growing seasons, since control is rarely 100% effective and the seed of stiltgrass may ...

  10. Narrow Row Spacing in Corn: Management Considerations for Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0152

    farm level. In recent years, these dynamics have led to some interest in producing corn (Zea mays L.) ... 15-inch row spacing may benefit from a foliar N treatment, but the earnings from the yield gained could be ... 15-inch row spacing (Table 3). The yield differences from the inclusion of N or fungicide may offset or ...

Pages