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  1. Greenhouse Plant Health and Pest Management Online

    https://entomology.osu.edu/courses/entmlgy-5610

    production of plants and other commodities in controlled environments, including greenhouses, urban vertical ... agriculture, high tunnels, hydroponic systems, and interiorscapes. Undergraduate Graduate 3.0 ...

  2. Plant a Row for the Hungry

    https://chadwickarboretum.osu.edu/news/plant-row-hungry

    1 extra row of produce  in your garden.  The size of your garden does not matter – even growing in ... containers.  Take care to follow COVID guidelines if heading out into the stores to purchase garden supplies. ... There are many ways to order online and have same-day pickup or delivery at several garden centers ...

  3. Getting your lawn in shape

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/getting-your-lawn-in-shape

    Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. Here’s what they advise: Don’t mow if the lawn is wet. A rule of thumb ... move in because the shorter the leaf blades, the more sunlight can reach the soil to germinate weeds. ... garden and insect issues, visit the Buckeye Yard & Garden site at bygl.osu.edu. Todd Hicks ...

  4. Chow Line: After the flood

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/chow-line-after-the-flood

    to be thrown out. Floodwater can seep into and contaminate foods packaged in plastic wrap or ... Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. The best way to avoid the potential for ... of eating the contaminated food. However, symptoms can also occur within 20 minutes or up to six ...

  5. Chow Line: Questions on meat safety and supply amid COVID-19

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/chow-line-questions-meat-safety-and-supply-amid-covid-19

    According to food safety and meat science experts, the risk of acquiring COVID-19 through the handling of ... transmitted through consumption of contaminated foods, said Lyda G. Garcia, an assistant professor of meat ... science with The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences ...

  6. Scab Risk Low, but Keep Your Eyes on Leaf Diseases

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-14/scab-risk-low-keep-your-eyes-leaf-diseases

    According to the FHB forecasting system, the risk for head scab continues to be low across the ... flowering usually reduce the risk for scab, as the disease develops best under warm, wet, or humid ... heading and anthesis. If it continues to rain and stays wet and humid over the next few weeks, the risk ...

  7. Potential for Toxic Nitrate Levels in Forages

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-13/potential-toxic-nitrate-levels-forages

    condition that slows plant growth and metabolism can increase the risk of higher plant nitrate levels. This ... in Ohio and surrounding regions. Plants readily take up nitrates from the soil, even under colder ... conditions, and especially since we have plentiful soil moisture to facilitate uptake. Once in the plant, ...

  8. Cold Weather Impact on Corn and Soybean

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-13/cold-weather-impact-corn-and-soybean

    soil temperature at a 2-inch depth was 38°F at the Northwest Agricultural Research Station in Wood ... growth stage of the plant. The soil can provide some temperature buffering capacity, especially if soil ... is wet. Water is approximately 4x more resistant to temperature changes than air or dry soil, and ...

  9. Chow Line: Fresh produce and COVID-19

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/chow-line-fresh-produce-and-covid-19

    processing removes soil particles and does a good job minimizing the risk of foodborne pathogens, it doesn’t ... before cutting into the fruit to reduce the risk of cross-contamination. When preparing fruits and ... vegetables at each meal. With that in mind, it’s important to know that food safety experts consider the risk ...

  10. Burndown and Residual Herbicide Issues

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-13/burndown-and-residual-herbicide-issues

    relative amounts of rain needed for “activation”, or adequate movement into the soil to reach germinating ... May.  Aside from this, residual herbicide activity is not really dependent upon soil reaching a certain ... small-seeded weeds that emerge at or just below the soil surface, but be less effective on larger-seeded weeds ...

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