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    • How Is Ozone Gas Used To Process Foods? 

      Yang, Lily; Boyer, Renee; Arnold, Nicole (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Ozone is a colorless gas commonly known as the thick layer covering Earth and protecting us from the sun’s rays. It is used to kill bacteria in various types of food (e.g., fruits, vegetables, spices, meats, seafood);sanitize ...
    • Vegetable Fermentation 

      Eifert, Joell A.; Boyer, Renee; Williams Robert C. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Everything one would want to know about fermenting vegetables including the chemical components, methods, how each method works, and what materials to work with
    • Aging With Dignity 

      DeBord, Karen (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      How to age with dignity including financially, habit wise, and health wise
    • Beating Stress: Challenges, Choices, Changes 

      DeBord, Karen (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      How to cope with stress including when to go for professional help
    • Characteristics of Common Western Virginia Trees 

      Gagnon, Jennifer (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      tables contained in this publication describe some important silvical characteristics of trees common in Virginia’s mountains. Landowners and foresters can use this information to make silvicultural decisions that achieve ...
    • Striped Cucumber Beetle 

      Wilson, James M.; Day, Eric; Kuhar, Thomas P. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Striped cucumber beetle and its description, the plants it attacks, their distribution, life history and damage done, and control practices
    • Managing the Asian Longhorned Tick: Checklist for Best Management Practices for Cattle Producers 

      Dellinger, Theresa A.; Day, Eric (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      The Asian Longhorned Tick and how to inspect your herd for it, how to manage it, its chemical control, and herd management
    • Yellow Poplar Weevil 

      Dellinger, Theresa A.; Day, Eric (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Yellow Poplar Weevil and the plants it attacks, the description of the damage they do, identification, life history, and control
    • Whitefringed Beetles 

      Dellinger, Theresa A.; Day, Eric (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Whitefringed beetles and plants they attack, description of the damage they do, their identification, life history, distribution and organic/biological and chemical control
    • Whiteflies 

      Dellinger, Theresa A.; Day, Eric (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Whiteflies and their description, identification, life history, life in greenhouses, life in the landscape, monitoring and control options.
    • White Pine Weevil 

      Dellinger, Theresa A.; Day, Eric (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      White pine weevil, the plants it attacks and their distribution, the description of the damage they do, their identification, life history, control for homeowners in backyard situations and commercial production
    • Wax Scale 

      Dellinger, Theresa A.; Day, Eric (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Wax Scale and the plants it attacks, the desription of the damage it does, its identification, life history, and control
    • Direct Sales: Certifying Market Scales 

      Walker, Martha A.; Tate, Scott (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Wherever the produce is sold, it must be sold by weight, count, head/bunch, or dry measure. If the produce is sold by weight, the produce will be weighed on scales that have been certified by the Virginia Department of ...
    • Community Engagement 

      Walker, Martha A.; Tate, Scott (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Community engagement work requires an understanding of the identified community and local issues, a listening environment, and continuous communication. It includes multiple opportunities for collecting citizen input through ...
    • Lighting and Marking Recommendations for Animal-Drawn Carriages, Buggies and Wagons 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Jepsen, S. Dee (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Universal buggy lighting and marking recommendations can be used effectively to reduce buggy/motor vehicle crashes and buggy users must be encouraged to use these recommendations to avoid or reduce the number of accidents
    • Large Round Bale Safety 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Fike, John Herschel. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      This Extension publication covers the safety aspects of equipment used in large round bale packages such as: balers, front-end loaders, bale handling and transport devices. The key to safe and efficient systems for handling ...
    • Forest Landowner’s Guide To The Measurement Of Timber And Logs 

      Johnson, James E; Gagnon, Jennifer (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      Many factors determine your stumpage value, but the most important are the species of trees you have, the quality and size of the trees, the location of your woodlot, the prevailing market conditions, the terrain, and the ...
    • Predicting Tractor Diesel Fuel Consumption 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      The objective of this fact sheet is to develop relationships using field measurements and Nebraska Tractor Test Laboratory results to estimate tractor fuel consumption. Using these equations, farmers can estimate and compare ...
    • Using Tractor Test Data for Selecting Farm Tractors 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      This fact sheet was developed with the following specific objectives: 1. To familiarize farmers and other users with tractor testing and the Nebraska test reports. 2. To demonstrate the use of tractor test reports for the ...
    • Five Strategies for Extending Machinery Life 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2020)
      How to get maximum machinery life. Five strategies are machinery maintenance, oil analysis, machinery storage, engine tune ups, and avoiding modification of tractor engines