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  1. Ohio Master Gardeners Teaching Green During MGV Week May 17-23

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-master-gardeners-teaching-green-during-mgv-week-may-17-23

    of each program in each county." The following counties are holding events, programs and ... gardening tasks. Volunteers will spiff up the Erie County Fairgrounds on May 16 by cleaning and thinning ... a workshop called "Gardening 101: Just the Basics" from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the kitchen of ...

  2. Green Industry Event Showcases Latest in Research and Technology

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/green-industry-event-showcases-latest-research-and-technology

    Green Industry Summer Session, being held Aug. 2.   The half-day educational event will take place from ... 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Owens Community College in Toledo, Ohio. The event is sponsored by Ohio State ... cover such tracks as pests and problems, turf health and diagnostics, plant selection, plant basics and ...

  3. Chow Line: Keep summer heat from spoiling picnic

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-keep-summer-heat-spoiling-picnic-1

    than one hour. Second, remember to keep it clean. Wash your hands before handling food, and pack ... sanitizing wipes for your picnic or keep them in your car. If you're grilling, don't use the same ...

  4. Birdseed May Make Your Plants Sick

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/birdseed-may-make-your-plants-sick

    practicing good sanitation. "Keep the area around birdfeeders clean. Many people pick up the hulls of ...

  5. Rains Arrive Too Late To Help Corn Crop

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/rains-arrive-too-late-help-corn-crop

    basically lost yield." Once farmers get the opportunity to harvest, they may run into actual harvesting ... snap off barren cobs. * If clean shelling is a problem, increase cylinder speed slightly, and if ... damage to kernels from good ears. * If cleaning losses are high, open the chaffer and chaffer extension ...

  6. Wheat Seed Quality Questionable

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/wheat-seed-quality-questionable

    Extension specialists are recommending that growers who do not have adequate facilities to clean, store and ... treat seed should not save their seed for next year. "What growers have to do is clean the grain, ... Lipps. "Air cleaning will not be sufficient to remove all diseased seed, but a gravity table will do ...

  7. Chow Line: Eat healthfully to fight the flu bug (for 10/4/09)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-eat-healthfully-fight-flu-bug-10409-0

    healthy during the flu season? Sure. Dietitians encourage a few basic practices that could boost your ... and use alcohol-based sanitizers. Always cover your nose and mouth when you cough or sneeze. Avoid ...

  8. Spring Beekeeping Workshop to be Held March 4-5 in Wooster

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/spring-beekeeping-workshop-be-held-march-4-5-wooster

    2010), this year’s event will have as its theme “Honey Bees—Back from the Brink.” All events will take place ... “Making Soap with Honey,” “Practical Beekeeping for Women,” and a basic beekeeping program for beginners.  ...

  9. Chow Line: Wash those fruits and veggies (for 5/26/02)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-wash-those-fruits-and-veggies-52602

    then sanitize. It's a good idea to keep a spray bottle with 1 teaspoon of chlorine bleach in ... a quart of water for sanitizing. When using a cooler for picnics and other outings, do not consume ice ...

  10. 100-Bushel Soybeans Possible, Farmers Should Master Basics First

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/100-bushel-soybeans-possible-farmers-should-master-basics-first

    State University Extension expert. That is, if growers learn to master the basics of soybean production ... the basic tenets of raising beans. Those basics boil down to four key management practices: planting ... practices. "If we can master the basics, we can improve the statewide average," Watters said. ...

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