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  1. Biopesticide Controls of Plant Diseases: Resources and Products for Organic Farmers in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SAG-18

    practices, such as the use of crop rotation, cover crops, disease resistant varieties, and good seed bed ... preparation have been applied to control pests and diseases. However, such practices are not always sufficient ... protection from crop losses. Because of this, many certified organic growers turn to biopesticides to insure ...

  2. Forestry Terms for Ohio Forest Landowners

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-0104

    for timber harvest because of form, disease, insect infestation, or injury. Cutting Cycle. The planned ... map of the forest. Forest Type. Groups of tree species commonly found growing together due to any ... growth or disease resistance. Girdling. A cut or damage completely encircling the tree trunk, going ...

  3. Injury Prevention: Working in Cold Weather

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-981.14-11

    high blood pressure, or cardiovascular disease. When working in cold weather, precautions should be ... Yourself from Cold Stress. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational ...

  4. Asian Tiger Mosquito

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-87

    Due to the potential to vector many diseases through nuisance blood-feeding, the Asian tiger mosquito ... pupa, and adult. Only adult females consume blood and transmit disease.  Figure 3: Asian tiger mosquito ... eggs near time of hatching. Photo: Dr. Henry D. Pratt, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Egg ...

  5. Shiitake Mushroom Production: Logs and Laying Yards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-0041

    to be considered when selecting logs and creating a laying yard for growing shiitake mushrooms. This ... arrangement can also lengthen the growing season in the spring and fall in many locations. Growers in very ...

  6. Understanding Dimensional Changes In Wood Products

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-72-11

    their tapered ends overlapping. Trees grow annual layers of new wood around the perimeter of the trunk ... and limbs, just under the bark. These new wood cells are formed throughout the growing season but not ... during the dormant season. Thin-walled cells, called earlywood, are created early in the growing season, ...

  7. Shiitake Mushroom Production: Fruiting, Harvesting, and Storage

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-0042

    ca.uky.edu/agcomm/pubs/for/for85/for85.pdf. Kozak, Mary Ellen, and Joe Krawczyk. 1993. Growing Shiitake Mushrooms in a Continental Climate. ...

  8. Injury Prevention: Types of Cold Stress

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-981.13

    NIOSH Fast Facts: Protecting Yoursel fform Cold Stress.  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, ...

  9. Fleas

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2081-11

    pellets are moistened with water, they will turn the water bright red. Pupae mature to adulthood within ... with some water. If they turn red, they are the blood fecal pellets of adult fleas. Before treatment, ...

  10. Gray Leaf Spot on Turfgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-3083

    on rice. Rice blast is one of the most devastating diseases in rice-growing regions worldwide. Causal ... Pathology Gray leaf spot is a disease of increasing importance in the turfgrass industry in the United ... States. It has been a chronic disease in St. Augustinegrass (Stenotaphrum secundatum) for many years. ...

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