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  1. Attracting Pollinators to the Garden

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

    and buckthorn. To learn more about pollinators and pollinator plants, consult these resources: The ... about the status of pollinators in Ohio. Important pollinators such as honey bees, bumble bees and ... Pollinators are vital to the production of many food crops and provide a service essential to the survival of ...

  2. Growing Apples in the Home Orchard

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1401

    HYG-1401 Agriculture and Natural Resources 01/12/2017 Gary Gao, Ph.D., Associate Professor and ... they cannot pollinate themselves or any flowers of the same cultivar. You will need to plant at least ... ensure successful pollination. Some nurseries also offer apple trees that have two or more compatible ...

  3. Bumble Bees in Ohio: Natural History and Identification of Common Species

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-84

    ENT-84 Agriculture and Natural Resources 12/26/2018 Denise Ellsworth, Program Director, ... bumble bees, with about a dozen species seen in Ohio. These bees play an important role as pollinators of ... cool, wet conditions and in low light. This makes them important pollinators of plants that bloom in ...

  4. Growing Muskmelons in the Garden

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1615

    HYG-1615 Agriculture and Natural Resources 06/08/2018 Mike Gastier, Extension Educator, ... Agriculture and Natural Resources, Huron County Muskmelons originated in the hot valleys of southwest Asia and ... developing in the disease organism.   Pollination Melon flowers need to be pollinated to produce fruit. Home ...

  5. How to Hire an Arborist

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1032

    HYG-1032 Agriculture and Natural Resources 03/27/2019 Amy K. Stone, Extension Educator, ... Agriculture and Natural Resources, Lucas County Cynthia M. Meyer, Conservation Program Specialist, Warren ... field).   Resources for Finding an Arborist The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) consists of ...

  6. Bumble Bees and Solitary Bees & Wasps in Urban Landscapes

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2143-10

    bees and wasps since they are valuable pollinators of agricultural and landscape plants. Many are ... aggressively pursue such intruders and will sting repeatedly. Bumble bees are important pollinators of certain ... pollen and nectar to feed their young. They are considered to be beneficial pollinators and only sting ...

  7. Ohio’s Natural Enemies: Long-Legged Flies

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

    Order Diptera, Family Dolichopodidae ENT-69 Agriculture and Natural Resources 01/15/2016 Andrea ... pest control or pollination services they provide within farm fields and gardens. The long-legged flies ...

  8. Building Coalitions: Introduction

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/CDFS-1

    Associations of individuals or organizations who share resources, profits and losses to carry out joint ... professional development Increased availability of resources Improved outreach to stakeholders Increased ... following: Turf protection and mistrust Slow decision making Conflicting interests A drain on resources ...

  9. Comparing Traditional Meat and Plant-Based Meat

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0103-0

    ANR-0103 Agriculture and Natural Resources 06/09/2022 C. Lynn Knipe, Associate Professor, College ...

  10. All Things Sweet: Sugar and Other Sweeteners

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5584

    extension.colostate.edu/topic-areas/nutrition-food-safety-health/sugar-and-sweeteners-9-301 Filipic, M. (2015). Sugar alcohols aren’t sugar or alcohol. Chow Line: News from the College of ... http://www.fda.gov/food/ingredientspackaginglabeling/foodadditivesingredients/ucm397716.htm USDA National Agricultural Library. (2016). Nutritive and nonnutritive sweetener resources ... . https://fnic.nal.usda.gov/food-composition/nutritive-and-nonnutritive-sweetener-resources World Health Organization. (2015). WHO calls on countries to reduce sugars intake among adults and ...

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