Preparing for Animal Welfare Audits and Assessments
scientists agree on three main concerns about the quality of life of animals: the physical health and ... F.A.R.M. (Farmer’s Assuring Responsible Management) Program Standards (also available in Spanish) ... calves American Humane Certified Standards for dairy cattle Beef Cattle Beef Quality ...
Elderberry Production in Ohio
range of soil conditions. However, for maximum yield and the highest quality production in commercial or ... typically spaced 10–12 feet apart to accommodate machinery for pest management, pruning, and fruit ... efficient harvesting and processing. In addition, removal of the plant material better manages diseases and ...
Ohio’s Forest Economy
Delivered sawlog prices have largely trended upward for only the higher quality logs. Decreasing trends for ... internationally. Why Should Our Woodlands Be Managed? An abundance of forested acres are present in Ohio. These ... managing your woodland improves forest health, aesthetics, and wildlife habitat. It also provides soil ...
Belmont County’s Forest Economy
Resources.) Benefits of Woodland Management Properly managing your woodland improves forest health, ... a potential source of income. Managing timber requires less long-term inputs compared to many other land ... uses. You are often able to obtain cost share funds to establish and manage your woodland, property tax ...
Ross County’s Forest Economy
Benefits of Woodland Management Properly managing your woodland improves forest health, aesthetics, and ... source of income. Managing timber requires less long-term inputs compared to many other land uses. You ... managing your forest property, and preferable tax treatment at harvest. Standing timber is a stable form of ...
Pike County’s Forest Economy
Environment and Natural Resources.) Benefits of Woodland Management Properly managing your woodland improves ... self-satisfaction, and a potential source of income. Managing timber requires less long-term inputs compared to many ... credits while managing your forest property, and preferable tax treatment at harvest. Standing timber is ...
Summary of Hydraulic Fracturing in Ohio
water quality. Additionally, an increase in truck traffic during drilling creates road maintenance and ... emergency management services. Ohio State University's Commitment to Research, Outreach, and Education ... due to shale development Financial management planning (e.g., tax implications) Public policy and ...
Selling Eggs in Ohio: Marketing and Regulations
eggs are of top quality and safe for human consumption is the first priority in direct marketing eggs. ... an important risk management tool for those who produce and sell eggs. Marketers should carry this ... liability insurance is a wise risk management decision. However, most farmers markets, restaurants, ...
Techniques Youth Development Professionals and Key Leaders Can Use to Navigate Difficult Problems
extremely valuable. Positive management of problematic situations can retain quality volunteers, increase ... 4-H. The success of 4-H depends on the caliber of volunteers who manage the foundation of the programs ... ownership of volunteers' efforts, and strengthen 4-H groups. Many techniques can be used to manage ...
Community-Level Strategies for Urban Coyote Management
be the first step in any urban coyote management plan. However, individual action will only be ... continually engages in activities that habituate coyotes; therefore, a comprehensive management plan is one ... actions, see the Ohio State University Extension fact sheet Urban Coyotes: Conflict and Management ...