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  1. Selecting the Best Nozzle for the Job

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-528

    a specific set of nozzle recommendations for the given application parameters. To find these Apps, simply ... need to select a nozzle with a flow rate of 0.4 gpm. Now, we go to the nozzle catalog, and find ... a nozzle that will give us a flow rate of 0.4 gpm, while operating the sprayer at an applicable pressure ...

  2. Selecting, Storing, and Using Fresh Herbs

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5520

    markets, along with an increase in home herb gardening. For information on herb varieties in Ohio, contact ... stored for up to one year and maintain their quality. Store dried herbs in an air-tight container in ...

  3. Dutch Elm Disease

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-tree-04

    lacebark (U. parvifolia) elms, are much less susceptible to DED, and the disease is not considered an issue ... branches are called “flags” and their appearance in an otherwise green crown is called “flagging.” As the ... symptoms and those caused by other pathogens. Removal of an infected limb, at least 10 feet beyond the ...

  4. Magnolia Scale

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-61

    honeydew drips onto the nearby foliage and branches. An unsightly dark fungus, called black sooty mold, ... tiny, mobile crawlers move around until they find a suitable feeding site on which they settle down, ...

  5. Chinch Bugs in Turfgrass

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2503-11

    Blissus are very similar in form and an expert is needed to separate species and subspecies. Eggs The eggs ... into September. As a chinch bug feeds with its piercing-sucking mouthparts, it secretes an ... nymphal instars, which change considerably in color and markings with each successive molt or instar. The ...

  6. Making and Preserving Sauerkraut

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5364

    excellent field holding for an early type Hinova —late variety, flat, rounded heads Red Acre —3-pound head, ... combined 25 pounds of cabbage and? cup of canning salt. Transfer this mixture to an appropriate container ...

  7. Yellowjackets

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2075-11

    They exhaust themselves trying to find an exit, then drown in the water. Traps (Commercial) There are ... an allergic reaction occurs. Common Name Scientific Name German Yellowjacket Paravespula germanica ... site, often an abandoned mouse or rabbit burrow, but other secluded cavities work. She initially builds ...

  8. Attracting Pollinators to the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-47

    to encourage return trips. How Pollinators Find Flowers Flowers use a variety of strategies to ... flowers. Lines and coloration on petals help pollinators quickly find rewards. The Importance of Animal ... Gardeners can play an important role in pollinator conservation by providing plants and nesting sites for ...

  9. Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-44

    1) is native to Asia, where it is an important predator that feeds on aphids and other soft-bodied ... Africa. MALB is now considered an invasive species on a global scale. MALB was recognized in Ohio in ... buildings, with many of these insects finding their way indoors. Populations remained relatively high in Ohio ...

  10. Using Cover Crops to Improve Soil and Water Quality

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-57

    has been shown to have an allelopathic effect on weeds for up to six weeks. Living mulches are better ... following crop at the right time is an issue. If nutrients are tied up or immobilized from the soil, crop ... stage, management and climate. An early spring kill of grasses promotes a lower C:N ratio and a faster ...

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