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  1. Phytophthora Root Rot of Raspberry

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-14

    feet” may be suffering from Phytophthora root rot. Symptoms include a general lack of vigor and a sparse ... plant stand. Apparently healthy canes may suddenly decline and collapse during the late spring or ... summer. In such cases, leaves may initially take on a yellow, red or orange color or may begin scorching ...

  2. Ohio’s Natural Enemies: Lacewings

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-72

    Brown lacewings, however, may provide valuable pest management services as larvae and adults.  Photo ... credit: Eric C. Matthews. Debris-carrying larvae may use plant material, prey remnants or waxy secretions ... larvae may be “naked” or “debris-carrying.” Debris-carrying larvae cover themselves with material such as ...

  3. Using Soil Electrical Conductivity (EC) to Delineate Field Variation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-565

    (EMI). These types of sensors do not directly make contact or penetrate the soil surface. The instrument ... a higher conductivity, directly influencing yield potential. This is why clay generally has a higher ... 1999). Temperature – Soil temperature can directly affect EC measurements but mainly around or below ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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), ... nutrient and water availability. Some trees may never completely close their wounds, depending on these and ... longer recommended, with one exception: in areas where oak wilt disease occurs, wound paints may be ...

  6. Agenda

    https://fcs.osu.edu/intranet/fcs-professionals/fcs-2020-conference/agenda

    what exactly that means or how to enact it in everyday life. This webinar will provide actionable ...

  7. Cicada Killer Wasp

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-63

    killers rarely sting humans unless someone tries to handle one. However, homeowners may become alarmed ... aggressive territorial behavior, but they are incapable of stinging. Females may sting when handled roughly, ... Typically, the male wasps are smaller than the females. Their coloration may resemble that of yellowjackets ...

  8. Wheat Growth Stages and Associated Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-126

    seed quality, herbicide injury, etc. A producer may want to apply 20 to 30 pounds per acre starter N to ... have been formed by this stage, and the secondary root system is developing. Winter wheats, which may ... Second Node Becomes Visible (late April-early May) Figure 4. Feekes Growth Stage 8 where flag leaf is ...

  9. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Strawberries

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

    the most popular small fruits to grow in home gardens. Some varieties, if managed well, may produce ... canr.msu.edu/news/selecting_strawberry_varieties_for_your_garden. National Center for Home Food Preservation. n.d. University of Georgia, College of Family and ...

  10. Quick-Process Pickles

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5345

    (found in the salt section of the grocery store). Although iodized and non-iodized table salt may be used ... safely, the non-caking materials added to table salts may make the brine cloudy and the iodine may darken ... the pickles. Do not use flake salt, as it varies in density.  Reduced-sodium salt may be used in ...

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