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  1. Strategies for Successful Health

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SS-125

    shape. Research indicates that people with "apple shape" figures are at greater risk than those ... with "pear shape" figures for diabetes, cardiovascular disease, gall bladder disease and ... and Nutrient Intake Data: Taking a Look at the Nutritional Quality of Foods Eaten at Home and Away ...

  2. The Benefits of Family Meals

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5246

    meal takes place as a picnic in the park or at a kitchen table, a family meal is one that is free of ... outside distractions and allows the child and caregiver to connect and share a healthy meal. Benefits of ... quality and improve eating patterns among children. In addition, children who take part in family meals ...

  3. Lady Beetles

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-45

    or shape of the spots may vary slightly between individuals of the same species. Be sure to also ... Identification Adult lady beetles are dome-shaped, circular or oval, and shiny with short legs and antennae. Wing ... or spines. Most larvae have large, sickle-shaped mandibles (jaws) and resemble tiny, black, ...

  4. Safe Use of the Power-Take-Off (PTO) for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892264

    is called a power-take-off (PTO). The power source is whatever the PTO is connected to—a tractor, an ... Natural Resources 06/08/2018 Agricultural Safety and Health Program Objective: Use the power-take ... -off (PTO) safely. Trainer’s Note Power-take-offs (PTOs) are used on various machines and lawn equipment. ...

  5. Properly Cleaning and Storing Respirators

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59133

    taking the time to put the respirator away, a worker tosses it on the dashboard of the truck. The truck ... is parked in a very sunny spot. A respirator is in an enclosed cab. The cartridge is inside the ... the shape. Keep the respirator in a cool, dry cabinet specifically designated for storage. Review The ...

  6. Battery Safety

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59184

    voltage. Be sure to park vehicles and turn off ignition when connecting cables. Identify the positive and ... jumper cables in the reverse order they were connected. Note: Never let the cable clamps connect when the ... should be between 80 and 32 degrees Fahrenheit. Don't make live connection directly to the battery. ...

  7. Fall Armyworm in Ohio Field Crops

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0093

    takes approximately 30 days in hot weather—meaning that more than one generation can propagate in Ohio ... very susceptible to insecticide and are thus difficult to kill. Chemical control should take place when ... take management action when three or more caterpillars are present per square foot of crop. In lower ...

  8. Role of Soil Bacteria

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-36

    Classification Most bacteria are classified into one of the following four categories.   Bacteria shape When ... scientists started first classifying bacteria, they started by looking at their basic shape. Bacteria ... generally have three major shapes: rod, sphere or spiral. Actinomycetes are still classified as bacteria but ...

  9. Identification and Management of Soilborne Diseases of Tomato

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-3314

    HYG-3314 Agriculture and Natural Resources 12/04/2017 Anna L. Testen and Sally A. Miller Growers ... and Sclerotinia white mold. Symptoms Verticillium wilt: Distinctive V-shaped lesions form on the edges ... of leaves, with V-shaped dead tissue surrounded by a yellow halo (Figure 1). Plants wilt and have ...

  10. Pruning Blueberry Bushes in the Home Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1430

    training of blueberries is essential to maintain plant size, shape and productivity. In the first two years, ... several years. Mature bushes normally require more selective cuts to maintain a desired shape, plant ... rejuvenated to improve fruit production and maintain proper shape. This may require that several old canes be ...

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