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  1. Farm to Health: Maximizing Nutrients and Phytonutrients in Ohio Produce

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5581

    Guidelines recommend that most people consume 2 cups of fruit and 2.5 cups of vegetables per day. ...

  2. Understanding Pesticides in Organic and Conventional Crop Production Systems

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-69

    concerning which pesticides can be used, where pesticides come from, and associated risks to people ... Synthetic pesticides are compounds produced by people through an industrial process. Many are commercially ... University. Often, biopesticides have natural origins, but must be synthesized by people in marketable ...

  3. Equestrian Injury Statistics

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/19

    involved with the deaths of 43 people in New Mexico between 1993 and 2004, a span of 11 years. For ...

  4. Stress Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-591106

    talk to other people. This support might come from family, church members, friends, or other farmers ... Hotline, (800) 273-TALK (8255), is a lifeline that provides free and confidential support for people in ... make people less able to cope with stress. High blood pressure and cholesterol levels increase the ...

  5. Drinking Water Regulations

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-423

    regularly serve an average of at least 25 people at least 60 days per year. Public water systems fall into ... three categories: Where people live —community water systems, like municipal systems, rural water ... districts and mobile home parks. Where people work —non-transient, non-community water systems, such as ...

  6. Fleas

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2081-11

    raised (swollen) itching spot, surrounded by a red halo. Flea bites on sleeping people typically occur in ... they receive a signal that a host is near. Signals may include vibrations (pet and people movement), ... fleas are common and they are biting people, treatments can be useful. Most repellents that repel ...

  7. Providing Livestock Comfort at the County Fair

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

    both livestock and people is compromised. Heat stress can predispose livestock to illness and even ... possible. When the temperature and humidity cannot be lowered, more air movement over people and animals ... easily be converted to tunnel ventilation as they are designed for both animals and people to be ...

  8. Reducing 2,4-D and Dicamba Drift Risk to Fruits, Vegetables and Landscape Plants

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-6105

    cannot co-exist. However, the perceived risks may not be as high as many people fear. 2,4-D and dicamba ... incidents can happen. Before filing a drift complaint, talk to other people such as an Extension Educator to ...

  9. How to Identify and Enhance Ohio’s Wild Bees in Your Landscape

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-85

    using Langstroth hives, pictured here. Photo: MaLisa Spring. Biology of Ground Nesting Bees Most people ... Occasionally land on people during especially hot days to lap up minerals exuded in sweat (Image 9). ... carpenter bees, and large carpenter bees. Most people are familiar with the large carpenter bees, which can ...

  10. Understanding Genetically Modified Foods

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5058

    itself. The FDA regulates the safety of all GM crops that are consumed by people or animals (FDA, 2015, ... nutrients. Can this provide nutrient-dense food supplies for people with limited resources? GMOs could allow ...

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