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High Tunnel Strawberry Production For Late Fall Harvest, Tiffany Maughan, Brent Black, Daniel Rowley Oct 2019

High Tunnel Strawberry Production For Late Fall Harvest, Tiffany Maughan, Brent Black, Daniel Rowley

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Utah State University Extension researchers have developed two systems for high tunnel strawberry production. This fact sheet details an early spring-planted, fall-harvested system.


Size And Scope Of Davis County Agriculture 2019, Ryan Feuz, Ryan Larsen, Justen Smith Oct 2019

Size And Scope Of Davis County Agriculture 2019, Ryan Feuz, Ryan Larsen, Justen Smith

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This fact sheet profiles agriculture in Davis County, Utah, and includes location, land ownership, growing season, crop and livestock production, farm income, and age of operator.


Size And Scope Of Duchesne County Agriculture 2019, Ryan Feuz, Ryan Larsen, Troy Cooper Oct 2019

Size And Scope Of Duchesne County Agriculture 2019, Ryan Feuz, Ryan Larsen, Troy Cooper

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This fact sheet profiles agriculture in Duchesner County, Utah, and includes location, land ownership, growing season, crop and livestock production, farm income, and age of operator.


Jicama In The Garden, Michael Greenland, Dan Drost Oct 2019

Jicama In The Garden, Michael Greenland, Dan Drost

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This fact sheet describes Jicama and includes recommended varieties, how to grow it in the garden, problems, insects and weeds, nutrition, harvest, and storage.


Odorous House Ants (Tapinoma Sessile), Ryan Davis, Austin Taylor Oct 2019

Odorous House Ants (Tapinoma Sessile), Ryan Davis, Austin Taylor

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This fact sheet describes odorous house ants (Tapinoma sessile), how to identify them, their biology, and management, including inspections, insecticide application to nests, perimeter barrier application, and baits.


Downy Mildew Of Alfalfa, Claudia Nischwitz Oct 2019

Downy Mildew Of Alfalfa, Claudia Nischwitz

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This fact sheet describes downy mildew, an obligate parasite. It describes symptoms in alfalfa, the disease cycle and how to manage it.


2019 Costs And Returns For Irrigated Safflower, Northern Utah, Michael Pace, Clark Israelsen, Ryan Larsen Sep 2019

2019 Costs And Returns For Irrigated Safflower, Northern Utah, Michael Pace, Clark Israelsen, Ryan Larsen

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This fact sheet is intended to be a guide used to estimate income and expenses, list inputs and production practices and provide a framework for the farm plan for irrigated safflower in northern Utah.


Size And Scope Of Sevier County Agriculture 2019, Ryan Feuz, Ryan Larsen, C. Kim Chapman Sep 2019

Size And Scope Of Sevier County Agriculture 2019, Ryan Feuz, Ryan Larsen, C. Kim Chapman

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This fact sheet describes the size and scope of agriculture in Sevier County, Utah. It includes land ownership, growing season, crop production, irrigation water, livestock production, farm income and age of operator.


Market Steer Nutrition - Quick Tips, Joshua Dallin, Cody Zesiger Sep 2019

Market Steer Nutrition - Quick Tips, Joshua Dallin, Cody Zesiger

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This fact sheet offers quick tips for market steer nutrition.


Size And Scope Of Beaver County Agriculture 2019, Ryan Feuz, Ryan Larsen, Mark Nelson Sep 2019

Size And Scope Of Beaver County Agriculture 2019, Ryan Feuz, Ryan Larsen, Mark Nelson

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This fact sheet profiles agriculture in Beaver County, Utah, and includes location, land ownership, growing season, crop and livestock production, farm income, and age of operator.


Market Goat Nutrition - Quick Tips, Joshua Dallin, Cody Zesiger Sep 2019

Market Goat Nutrition - Quick Tips, Joshua Dallin, Cody Zesiger

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This fact sheet offers quick tips for goat nutrition.


Market Lamb Nutrition - Quick Tips, Joshua Dallin, Cody Zesiger Sep 2019

Market Lamb Nutrition - Quick Tips, Joshua Dallin, Cody Zesiger

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This fact sheet offers quick tips for market lamb nutrition.


Market Hog Nutrition - Quick Tips, Joshua Dallin, Cody Zesiger Sep 2019

Market Hog Nutrition - Quick Tips, Joshua Dallin, Cody Zesiger

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This is a quick tip fact sheet for market hog nutrition.


What Is Financial Health?, Amanda H. Christensen Sep 2019

What Is Financial Health?, Amanda H. Christensen

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This fact sheet defines financial health and provides tools to help make your money work or you.


Create Better Health Curriculum, Casey Coombs, Jaqueline Neid Sep 2019

Create Better Health Curriculum, Casey Coombs, Jaqueline Neid

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CBH is a comprehensive nutrition curriculum designed to teach adult SNAP-Ed participants how to eat well and be active on a budget. CBH combines nutrition and physical activity recommendations from United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Each lesson has three components: a nutrition topic based on the current Dietary Guidelines for Americans, a physical activity discussion based on USDA recommendations, and a Create recipe demonstration and sample. The components are woven together in eight lessons that are designed to keep participants engaged, while actively learning the skills needed to create a healthier lifestyle.


Your Financial Wellness Wheel, Amanda H. Christensen, Elizabeth Vance Aug 2019

Your Financial Wellness Wheel, Amanda H. Christensen, Elizabeth Vance

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How do we measure financial health? Completing a Financial Wellness Wheel can give you a baseline for your current financial health and give you steps to take to improve or maintain. This fact sheet will explain each category on the Financial Wellness Wheel, teach you how to use it, and suggest ways to take action to improve your score in each section.


Understanding The New Dairy Market Coverage Program, Brandon Willis, Ryan Larsen, Allen Young Aug 2019

Understanding The New Dairy Market Coverage Program, Brandon Willis, Ryan Larsen, Allen Young

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This fact sheet alerts Utah dairy producers to a new program in the 2018 Farm Bill, Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) that contains significant improvements to the dairy safety net by reducing costs and increasing coverage.


Pepinos En El Huerto, Rick Heflebower, Dan Drost Aug 2019

Pepinos En El Huerto, Rick Heflebower, Dan Drost

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Ruminant Bloat, Austin Sears, Kerry A. Rood Aug 2019

Ruminant Bloat, Austin Sears, Kerry A. Rood

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This fact sheet describes bloat, a non-infectious disease common among the ruminant species, including types and clinical signs, prevention, and treatment.


4-H Career Readiness - Animal, Dairy And Veterinary Sciences, Equine And Management Emphasis, Joshua Dallin, Kelsey Romney Aug 2019

4-H Career Readiness - Animal, Dairy And Veterinary Sciences, Equine And Management Emphasis, Joshua Dallin, Kelsey Romney

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This brochure gives 4-H members information about preparing for careers in animal, dairy and veterinary science, with equine and management emphasis.


4-H Career Readiness - Animal, Dairy And Veterinary Sciences, Biotechnology Emphasis, Joshua Dallin, Kelsey Romney Aug 2019

4-H Career Readiness - Animal, Dairy And Veterinary Sciences, Biotechnology Emphasis, Joshua Dallin, Kelsey Romney

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This brochure gives 4-H members information about preparing for careers in Animal, dairy and veterinary science, with a biotechnology emphasis.


High Tunnels For Earlier Production Of Fall (Primocane) Raspberries, Brent Black, Tiffany Maughan Aug 2019

High Tunnels For Earlier Production Of Fall (Primocane) Raspberries, Brent Black, Tiffany Maughan

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This fact sheet describes how using simple, low-cost 2-season tunnels to modify early spring growth moves the production window earlier and may provide an economically viable method for raspberry growers in Utah, especially in areas prone to early fall freezes.


4-H Career Readiness- Animal, Dairy And Veterinary Sciences, Animal And Dairy Science Emphasis, Joshua Dallin, Kelsey Romney Aug 2019

4-H Career Readiness- Animal, Dairy And Veterinary Sciences, Animal And Dairy Science Emphasis, Joshua Dallin, Kelsey Romney

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This brochure gives 4-H members information about preparing for careers in animal and dairy science..


4-H Career Readiness - Agribusiness, Joshua Dallin, Kelsey Romney Aug 2019

4-H Career Readiness - Agribusiness, Joshua Dallin, Kelsey Romney

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This brochure gives 4-H members information about preparing for careers in agribusiness.


Pasture, Rangeland, Forage Rainfall Index Insurance: What Is Ri-Prf?, Ryan Larsen, Shana Anderson Aug 2019

Pasture, Rangeland, Forage Rainfall Index Insurance: What Is Ri-Prf?, Ryan Larsen, Shana Anderson

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This fact sheet explains the Pasture, Rangeland, Forage Rainfall Index Insurance, a subsidized insurance product developed for the USDA Risk Management Agency, designed to help protect producers from forage loss risks due to low precipitation.


Utah Water Watch Volunteer Monitoring Manual, Nancy Mesner, Brian Green, Eli Robinson, Ellen Bailey, Cade Andrus, Jose Pacheco Aug 2019

Utah Water Watch Volunteer Monitoring Manual, Nancy Mesner, Brian Green, Eli Robinson, Ellen Bailey, Cade Andrus, Jose Pacheco

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This manual is part of the training for Utah Water Watch volunteers.


Size And Scope Of Garfield County Agriculture 2019, Ryan Feuz, Ryan Larsen, Kevin Heaton Aug 2019

Size And Scope Of Garfield County Agriculture 2019, Ryan Feuz, Ryan Larsen, Kevin Heaton

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This fact sheet profiles the size and scope of agriculture in Garfield County, Utah. It includes location, land ownership, growing season, crop and livestock production, and farm income and age of operator.


Honeydew Y Otros Melones De Invierno En El Huerto, Dan Drost Aug 2019

Honeydew Y Otros Melones De Invierno En El Huerto, Dan Drost

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User Guide For The 4-H Livestock Weight Calculators, Cody Zesiger, Joshua Dallin, Matthew D. Garcia, Nicole Reed Aug 2019

User Guide For The 4-H Livestock Weight Calculators, Cody Zesiger, Joshua Dallin, Matthew D. Garcia, Nicole Reed

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This fact sheet is a user's guide for the 4-H livestock weight calculators.


Do Consumers Who Prefer Gluten-Free Also Prefer Organic?, Tatiana Drugova, Kynda R. Curtis Aug 2019

Do Consumers Who Prefer Gluten-Free Also Prefer Organic?, Tatiana Drugova, Kynda R. Curtis

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This fact sheet summarizes results of an online survey that examined consumer preferences for labels on bread and cookies, focusing on the preferences for organic and gluten-free labels and how they relate to the consumer wheat/gluten intolerance/avoidance.