Techniques Youth Development Professionals and Key Leaders Can Use to Navigate Difficult Problems
utilized by therapists as a tool to guide clients, its foundations can also be adapted easily for use in ... help people move away from what the problem is, and focus on how to begin solving the issue. For ... questions can be used to identify useful differences for volunteers, and might help to establish goals as ...
Choosing a Laboratory for Nutrient and Soil Health Testing
near Ohio, and important factors to consider when choosing the right lab for you. Factors to Consider ... Association (ALTA 2022) to ensure accuracy and precision in sample results. The gold standard for a lab is to ... Standard soil testing methods and recommendations vary regionally. For Ohio soils, it is best to choose ...
Shiitake Mushroom Production: Fruiting, Harvesting, and Storage
works best for your site and rested for one to three months. Log moisture content should be maintained ... temperature, the longer the soak. For example, soak time in the summer is usually six to 24 hours, while soak ... Protection After logs are shocked, they are stacked for fruiting, normally using the high A-frame or lean-to ...
Natural Gas Drilling: Questions Residents and Local Leaders Should Be Asking
plans/regulations to determine the need for updating or creating new... land uses. comprehensive plan and official ... can be far-reaching and profound; therefore, it is essential for citizens and local leaders to ... consequences might be problematic, Marcellus shale development also affords opportunities for communities to ...
Use of Forage Chicory in a Small Ruminant Parasite Control Program
moderately drained soils with medium to high fertility provide conditions for optimal growth. Both spring ... for grazing by early to mid-July on each farm in each year. In cases where the initial growth could ... grazing pass to provide adequate forage quality for the lambs during the entire grazing pass period. ...
Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio's Forests: Autumn Olive and Russian Olive
distributed in the United States, since planting began in the mid-1800s to provide food and cover for ... sites including nutrient- poor soils. They are among the first plants to leaf out in the spring and can ... However, read the label to ensure that use of a basal oil is appropriate for the herbicide you have chosen. ...
Wind Energy Development as an Economic Development Strategy for Rural Areas
In many rural areas, utility scale wind energy developments can be a great way to expand and grow the ... a property tax ceiling), more wind companies view Ohio as a new and exciting market for investment. Siting ... What Are the Prerequisites for Wind Developments? To get started, the local jurisdiction must determine ...
Inoculants and Soil Amendments for Organic Growers
and ammonia-derived nitrogen products to their farms for a period of three years. Once a grower is ... improve plant growth. For example, compost can improve soil structure, thus increasing plant-available ... biocontrol agents) also are available to improve soil nutrients for plants and to reduce disease pressure. In ...
Basic Estate Planning: Sale of Residence
her principal residence for two out of the preceding five years prior to a sale, $250,000 of gain ... exclusion for taxpayers aged 55 or older. The present exclusion does not apply to sales of remainder ... interests to related parties, including for example, brothers, sisters, spouses, ancestors, or descendants. ...
Overview and Cost of a Small-Scale Aquaponic Build at The Ohio State University
to universities. Discounts are usually offered because the items are for research studies. Our 2018 ... 2018 was approximately USD $3,000 (Table 1). The total cost to build the same aquaponic system in 2022 ... important to budget additional funds for freight of large items as shipping may cost more than the purchased ...