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  1. Plants Get Sick Too!

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-gen-1

    study of plant disease including the reasons why plants get sick and how to control or manage healthy ... tree branches to break.  Photo by Keith Kresina, Course Superintendent, The Golf Club New Albany. Since ... the beginning of agriculture, farmers have had to develop means for managing weeds, insect pests, and ...

  2. Freezing and Canning Venison

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

    quality. Freezing the carcass may cause the meat to toughen. Cool the meat quickly by filling the cavity ... Chunks Choose quality chilled meat. Remove excess fat. Remove large bones. Cut into uniform strips, ... liquid cover and quality during storage. The natural amount of fat and juices in today's leaner meat ...

  3. Communication Strategies to Support a Family Member with Diabetes

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5322

    with diabetes has no inclination how to change a behavior related to diabetes management. He or she ... aware of a problem with their diabetes management and the consequences of not changing or not adopting ... self-management behaviors, but still is not committed or motivated to change. They weigh the pros and cons of ...

  4. A History of Packaging

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-133

    replace self-made wooden crates and boxes used for trade. As with many innovations, the development of the ... The outer wrapper was printed with the brand name and advertising copy. Today, of course, the plastic ... States via Boston, steel replaced iron, which improved both output and quality. In 1764, London ...

  5. Growing Garlic in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1627

    can lead to problems with bulb rotting organisms. Pest Management Garlic are generally pest-free, or ... common pest problems include: Insect Management Thrips are insects that suck juices from the leaves, ... Typically, this damage will not reduce the quality of the garlic bulbs. Bulb maggot is a fly larva that feeds ...

  6. Cedar-Apple Rust

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-tree-10

    been studied since the early 1900’s, and many effective management strategies are in place today to ... cycle to repeat itself. Disease Management As is true of all diseases, management aims to interrupt the ... disease cycle. Management of cedar-apple rust can be targeted from multiple standpoints, with options for ...

  7. Winter and Your Backyard Chickens

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-66

    frozen water, and possible frostbite. However, there are management strategies that will keep your flock ... protect the birds from drafts and excess wind while still allowing ventilation. Maintaining air quality in ... insulation effect.  Deep bedding can increase humidity levels, so litter management is critical in the winter ...

  8. Lawn Grass Cultivar Selection

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-4027

    lawn will be obtained using high-quality seed containing no weed or other crop seed. Although a higher ... quality seed may be more expensive, the premium price is a good investment in obtaining a high-quality ... lawn. If lower quality alternatives are used, there is potential for increased weed issues as well as ...

  9. Fertility Management of Meadows

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-5

    management for pastures, meadows, and hay fields is a continuous process that is often only considered by ... producers during the establishment of the forage. Managing fertility for the maintenance of the stand and ... managed as well as more marketable cash crops. Forage crops that contain grasses are easily sustained for ...

  10. Healthy Cooking for One or Two

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fcs-1004

    Quality or Weight-Loss Intention?” Public Health Nutrition, 18(8): 1397–1406. DOI: ...

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