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  1. Extension Today: Fall Lawn Care

    https://extension.osu.edu/today/extension-today-fall-lawn-care

    your lawn next spring. Learn more about feeding the grass with fertilizer at the appropriate time, ... addressing bare spot issues, and applying herbicides for weed control. Tim McDermott, OSU Extension educator, ... talks lawn care tips and tricks with Brandon Stith, manager of the Turfgrass Research and Education ...

  2. Smart Eating for Healthy Aging

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ss-207-06

    Intern, Department of Human Nutrition, The Ohio State University; and Abbey Mens, Dietetic Intern, ... Department of Human Nutrition, The Ohio State University Nutrition needs change with age. Some changes are ... grains, fruits, vegetables, lean proteins, and nonfat or low-fat dairy. Nutrient-Dense Eating Patterns for ...

  3. Composting at Home

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1189-99

    University Extension Have you ever wondered about composting at home? This practical and convenient way to ... with plant seedlings. Apply a 1–2" layer of compost and work it in well where you want to grow ...

  4. Providing Livestock Comfort at the County Fair

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-155-04

    stress. Fair managers should evaluate existing buildings for good air exchange and air movement, and make ... making the system ineffective (Iowa State University 1990). Commercial swine and some dairy facilities ... managed as the builders intended: Many older fair buildings are cavernous compared to those constructed ...

  5. Extension Today: Tailgate Burger Grilling

    https://extension.osu.edu/today/extension-today-grilling-burgers

    Backyard Grilling: Food Safety Practices to Keep on the Front Burner Making and Preserving BBQ and Hot ... a Meat Science program for students, who learn about biology, physiology, and nutrition that drive animal ... meat science research and practical application. She is an associate professor in the CFAES Department ...

  6. Extension Today: Farm Science Review

    https://extension.osu.edu/today/extension-today-farm-science-review

    measure success – for example: implementing more sustainable growing practices, increasing profit margins, ... firsthand – such as the 360-degree view from an airplane as it is aerial-applying fungicide on crop fields, ...

  7. Extension Today: Tomato Salsa and Street Corn

    https://extension.osu.edu/today/extension-today-tomato-salsa-and-street-corn

    research team are working to improve the nutritional quality of food crops, focusing on tomatoes which are ... economically and nutritionally important to the state of Ohio. Dr. Cooperstone is an assistant professor in the ...

  8. Hepatitis E: A Foodborne Zoonotic Threat in the U.S. and Abroad

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/as-20

    can acquire some strains of HEV from animals. HEV is endemic in many U.S. swine herds without ... tainted water, or through produce irrigated or fertilized with feces from infected swine herds. Currently ...

  9. Lime and the Home Lawn

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-4026

    Professor, Interim Program Coordinator – Turfgrass Management, Ohio State University Extension, Wooster ... Horticulture and Crop Science, Ohio State University Extension; and Susan K. White Many homeowners will apply ... about effectively applying lime to the lawn. Why Do Home Lawns Need Lime? Lime is applied to the soil of ...

  10. Northern House Mosquito

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-89

    identification and management recommendations.  Figure 1. Adult female of Culex pipiens. Photo: M.E. Meuti Figure ... mosquito, like the male, feeds on nectar for daily energy needs. However, the female requires proteins and ... referred to as “tumblers.” Pupae do not feed. Northern house mosquitoes remain in the pupal stage for ...

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