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  1. Growing Peaches and Nectarines in the Home Landscape

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1406

    of what it takes to grow high-quality peaches. Peach trees are subject to some serious insect pests ... compost. Take a soil sample, have the soil tested by your local Extension office, and add the recommended ... branches removed) that is 26 to 30 inches tall. This sounds drastic; however, the best shaped open center ...

  2. Native Trees: Creating Living Landscapes for Birds, Butterflies, Bees, and Other Beneficials

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5815

    habitat and connect otherwise fragmented spaces. Bee on red maple. Photo by Heather Holm. Adreana bee on ... Stock. Black gum leaves are often egg-shaped with smooth margins. Photo by J. Clevinger. Cherry and plum ... heart-shaped leaves emerge after the flowers and turn bright yellow in the fall. Leafcutter bees often use the ...

  3. Earth Day program celebrates Ohio’s native plants

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/earth-day-program-celebrates-ohio%E2%80%99s-native-plants

    America to adopt this designation, it only makes sense that native plants take center stage at the April ... Titled “Eat This Earth Day!” the program will take place at the Fawcett Center, 2400 Olentangy River Road ... Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES). Using native plants for food will take center stage at this ...

  4. Cover Crops in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5814

    2022). Most cover crops take up excess nutrients not used by the garden crops. Cover crops also release ... Ecology, 9 (8), 1045–1057. doi.org/10.1007/BF00982210 Midwest Cover Crops Council, (n.d.). Species. Midwest ... nitrogen does my cover crop take up and when do I get it back? CropWatch. ...

  5. Promising Practices and Benefits of 4-H Members Saying Thank You

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/4h-0055

    acknowledge the good in the world (Houston 2020). Keeping a gratitude jar, taking two minutes to write down ... connect with others, and develop personal responsibility. Components No matter what format you use to show ... mindset, positive emotionality, and hopeful purpose lead to contribution and connection to others and many ...

  6. Nurturant Grandfathering: Spiritual Work

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5803

    with religion. Faith is not necessarily connected with spiritual work and is not a precondition. ... relationships with their descendants” (Bates 2009, 338). Simply being a grandfather does not take much effort. ... grandchildren’s lives. It also means he takes a personal interest in helping his grandchildren reach their ...

  7. The Making of an Egg

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-0021

    a source of all nine essential amino acids, making them a complete protein. In a hen, it takes ... causing the egg to inflate into its normal shape. In the shell gland, calcium in the form of calcite ...

  8. Farm to table: OSU Extension launches online Food Business Central

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/newsletter/cfaes-impact/may-june-2024/farm-table-osu-extension-launches-online-food-business-central

    consumer sciences (FCS), the online course is designed to serve as a centralized hub to connect ... steps to take on their journey to start a food business,” Marrison said. “As food entrepreneurs complete ...

  9. Heat Stress

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-591108

    shape. Key elements for controlling heat stress are: Drink one glass of water every 15 to 30 minutes ... Heat tolerance is normally built up over a one to two-week time period. Take breaks to cool down. A 10 ... chemical-resistant suits for more than a half hour without taking frequent water and rest breaks is unsafe. Cooling ...

  10. Electrical Shock for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892212

    situations in their work. Discuss the safety tips thoroughly. Review the important points. Have workers take ... grounding conductor is a connection between one electrical conductor and the source of electrical power. ... happens, you might feel a tingling sensation. If this happens while using a power tool, take the tool out ...

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