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  1. Grapevine Nutrient Management: Petiole Sampling and Analysis

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1438

    nutrient deficiency observed in the vineyard. By directly monitoring vine nutrient status, fertilizer ... programs can be tailored as needed and may end up cutting grower costs. While tissue analysis may be ... availability. However, there is a poor relationship between soil and plant nutrient levels. While a soil may be ...

  2. Chock and Block

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-591212

    injured if a roll back occurs. The rear most axle should be the one that is chocked. Tires may need to be ... failed to follow this procedure. When loading or unloading bags or pallets from a semitrailer it may be ... on jacks or hoists to support the equipment. They are made to lift, not to support. The equipment ...

  3. Safe Use of the Power Take-off (PTO)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59122

    a worker directly onto the unshielded rotation shaft. Also, those who are unfamiliar with the equipment, ... may not recognize the danger of the power shaft. Wear snug fitting clothes when working around power ... Long hair may also become entangled in a PTO shaft. Hair should be pulled back out of the way. Most ...

  4. Safe Handling of Livestock Medications

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59163

    Drop used needles or syringes directly into the disposal container without recapping them. The best way ... wound with soap and water and then cover it with a bandage.  Some individuals may have a localized ... poorly restrained endanger the person treating the animal, along with anyone else who may be assisting. ...

  5. Freezing and Canning Venison

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5367

    may contain a “gamey” flavor. Because wild game is more active, it may be less tender, and the fat may ... have an unpleasant taste, which you may want to remove before storage or use. Food Safety Concerns ... quality. Freezing the carcass may cause the meat to toughen. Cool the meat quickly by filling the cavity ...

  6. Soil Testing for Ohio Lawns, Landscapes, Fruit Crops, and Vegetable Gardens

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1132

    directions for filling out the soil testing form(s) accurately and completely; incomplete forms may cause ... to support healthy plants. Reliable fertilizer recommendations can help horticulture professionals ... and gardening enthusiasts make decisions that support good plant health and save money! A standard ...

  7. Proper Calibration and Operation of Backpack and Hand Can Sprayers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-531

    directions on the chemical container label tell a user which application rates give the best results. ... calibrated correctly. If the sprayer is not accurately calibrated, too little or too much chemical may be ... walking speed. If needed, adjustments in spray pressure can also be done, but it may take larger changes ...

  8. Caught-in or Caught-between Objects

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59121

    combine. Never work under equipment that is supported only by a jack. The jack could tip and the raised ... under equipment that is supported only by a jack.   T F 3. When unhitching a wagon, it is not necessary ... Working on moving equipment may cause caught-between accidents. T F               Ag Crops and Livestock ...

  9. Using a Community Supported Agriculture Share to Plan Family Meals

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5593

    Supported Agriculture (CSA) offers an opportunity for households to receive local, seasonal produce while ... supporting local farmers. CSA members purchase a share of the farm, and in turn, farmers provide weekly ... can provide additional benefits beyond supporting a local farmer and receiving weekly food shares. ...

  10. Substance Abuse and Injuries

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-591109

    drinking a person may experience dizziness dulling of senses impairment of coordination impairment of ... a long period of time, death may occur due to depression of the parts of the brain that control breathing ... and heart rate. Alcohol in large amounts, or over a long period of time, may cause damage to the liver ...

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