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  1. Home Preservation of Fish

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5351

    fish. A vacuum sealer may be used to seal individual fillets of fish. After vacuum sealing, store in the ... cause botulism. Fish that has been frozen may be safely canned. Thaw fish in the refrigerator and ... product. Canning Fresh Fish (Except Tuna) The following canning directions apply to fresh fish such as blue ...

  2. Food Preservation: Freezing Fruits

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

    thawed fruits will be limp or mushy and may discolor.   Directions for Freezing Fruit Wash and sort ... Choose fully ripe but firm fruit. Under-ripe fruits may be bitter. Freeze soft, very ripe fruits as ... Leave ½ to 1 inch of headspace for expansion in rigid containers. Whole berries and cut fruit pieces may ...

  3. Managing “Pollen Drift” to Minimize Contamination of Non-GMO Corn

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-153

    distances compared to the pollen produced by other members of the grass family. Pollen may remain viable ... drops below 40%. Corn plants typically shed pollen for 5 to 6 days, whereas a whole field may take 10 to ... distance any cross pollination was detected was 600 ft. These results suggest that 150 ft. may be ...

  4. Growing Rhubarb in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1631

    from the crown that supports vegetative growth. Rhubarb, like most vegetables, requires regular ... University Extension Dividing Rhubarb When a rhubarb crown is 6–10 years old, it may be dug up and divided. ... manure. Additional P may need to be added when planting crowns.  To maintain established rhubarb plants ...

  5. Growing Broccoli in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1605

    as large as a true head, but may be harvested as secondary heads. As shown in the figure below, the ... Optimal soil pH ranges from 6 to 6.5, which is slightly acidic. Broccoli may be grown at conditions ... Optimal temperatures for growth range from 65 to 70 degrees Fahrenheit. High summertime temperatures may ...

  6. Growing Peppers in the Home Garden

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

    help improve soil texture, fertility and drainage. Alternatively, gardeners may plant peppers in ... selection may be determined by transplant or seed availability. However, peppers come in a variety of ... species may rate differently on the Scoville scale. However, some of our hottest peppers such as ...

  7. Demonstrations for 4-H Members

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/4h-46

    demonstration may be confusing to the audience. Even though, in some demonstrations, the entire process is not ... shown directly to the audience, each step should be clearly explained. You should understand and be able ... to explain everything you do or show in your presentation. It may be necessary to have materials ...

  8. Optimizing Field Traffic Patterns to Improve Machinery Efficiency: Path Planning Using Guidance Lines

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-5531

    subjective selection by the machine operator may not represent the optimum paths to maximize machinery or ... directly correlated to the field traffic pattern and more particularly to the ratio between the length of ... or optimum AB lines: Field size and shape Terrain, in particular slope, that may influence crop row ...

  9. Canning Tomatoes

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5336

    canned tomatoes can be prepared in a ready-to-use, crushed format, or they may be left whole or halved. ... Whole or halved tomatoes may be canned by covering with water or tomato juice; they may also be canned ... directly to the jars before filling with tomatoes. If desired, add up to 1 tablespoon of sugar per quart to ...

  10. Energy & Sustainability

    https://fabe.osu.edu/extensionoutreach/energy-sustainability

    the system’s inputs and outputs.   bioenergy Bioenergy can be produced directly from crops or by ... Biodiesel  is typically produced from soybean oil, although used cooking oil may also be used. Anaerobic ... biogas, a mixture of methane (~65%) and carbon dioxide (~35%) that can be used directly for heating or ...

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