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Nf01-462 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 2: Management Program For Dollar Spot, John E. Watkins Jan 2001

Nf01-462 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 2: Management Program For Dollar Spot, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about turf disease and includes information about managing Dollar Spot.


Nf01-461 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 1: Management Program For Necrotic Ring Spot And Summer Patch, John E. Watkins Jan 2001

Nf01-461 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 1: Management Program For Necrotic Ring Spot And Summer Patch, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about turf disease and includes information about managing Necrotic Ring Spot and Summer Patch.


Nf01-470 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 10: Management Program For Rust Diseases, John E. Watkins Jan 2001

Nf01-470 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 10: Management Program For Rust Diseases, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about turf disease and contains information about managing rust diseases.


Nf01-469 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 9: Management Program For Pink And Gray Snow Molds, John E. Watkins Jan 2001

Nf01-469 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 9: Management Program For Pink And Gray Snow Molds, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about turf diseases and includes information about managing pink and gray snow molds.


Nf01-468 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 8: Management Program For Powdery Mildew, John E. Watkins Jan 2001

Nf01-468 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 8: Management Program For Powdery Mildew, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about turf disease and includes information dealing with the management of powdery mildew.


Nf01-467 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 7: Management Program For Anthracnose, John E. Watkins Jan 2001

Nf01-467 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 7: Management Program For Anthracnose, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about turf disease and includes information about managing anthracnose.


Nf01-466 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 6: Management Program For Gray Leaf Spot, John E. Watkins Jan 2001

Nf01-466 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 6: Management Program For Gray Leaf Spot, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about turf disease and includes information about managing gray leaf spot.


Nf01-465 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 5: Management Program For Pythium Blight, John E. Watkins Jan 2001

Nf01-465 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 5: Management Program For Pythium Blight, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about turf disease and includes information on managing pythium blight.


Nf01-464 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 4: Management Program For Leaf Spot And Melting Out, John E. Watkins Jan 2001

Nf01-464 Turf Disease Fact Sheet No. 4: Management Program For Leaf Spot And Melting Out, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about turf disease and includes information on managing leaf spot and melting out.


Nf01-451 Consumer Responsibility In Health Care: Improving Communication With Your Provider, Mary Ellen Rider, Paul Flack Jan 2001

Nf01-451 Consumer Responsibility In Health Care: Improving Communication With Your Provider, Mary Ellen Rider, Paul Flack

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

The U.S. health care system continues to undergo reform. The direction of change places more emphasis on the patient to be a responsible partner in his/her own care and for those for whom they are responsible (family members) for care. One of the most important skills consumers have to exercise in this partnership is communication skills.


Nf01-499 Tips For Eating Out, Linda S. Boeckner Jan 2001

Nf01-499 Tips For Eating Out, Linda S. Boeckner

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

To make healthy choices when you eat out, use the Dietary Guidelines for Americans to pick up some tips on ordering foods at a restaurant.


Nf01-495 Creating A Strong Family: The Chinese Symbol For Crisis, John Defrain Jan 2001

Nf01-495 Creating A Strong Family: The Chinese Symbol For Crisis, John Defrain

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about how a family should reframe in a time of crisis.


Nf01-497 Creating A Strong Family: Universal Values, Family Strengths And The Quest For A Peaceful World, John Defrain Jan 2001

Nf01-497 Creating A Strong Family: Universal Values, Family Strengths And The Quest For A Peaceful World, John Defrain

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact is about the universal values, family strengths and the quest for a peaceful world.


Nf01-490 Using Paylean® With Show Pigs, Rosie Nold Jan 2001

Nf01-490 Using Paylean® With Show Pigs, Rosie Nold

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Paylean® is a trademark name for the feed additive ractopamine. Ractopamine alters how the feed that pigs consume is used for growth.


Nf01-455 Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy In The United States, David R. Smith Jan 2001

Nf01-455 Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy In The United States, David R. Smith

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

The USDA announced on December 23, 2003 the first diagnosis in the United States of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE or mad cow disease) in a dairy cow. BSE is not contagious. It is unlikely that an outbreak of BSE will occur in North American cattle because the United States and Canada took action in 1997 to prevent transmission via contaminated feed. The risk to human health from BSE is minuscule. However, the diagnosis may seriously affect beef exports from the U.S.


Nf00-443 Creating A Strong Family: Enjoyable Time Together: A Journey Of Happy Memories, John Defrain Jan 2000

Nf00-443 Creating A Strong Family: Enjoyable Time Together: A Journey Of Happy Memories, John Defrain

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact explores the importance of time spent together and creating happy memories in building a strong family.


Nf00-445 Creating A Strong Family: Successful Management Of Stress And Crisis, John Defrain Jan 2000

Nf00-445 Creating A Strong Family: Successful Management Of Stress And Crisis, John Defrain

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Research with strong families shows how they approach difficult times and overcome them.


Nf00-429 Controlling Pond Algae With Barley Straw, John C. Holz Jan 2000

Nf00-429 Controlling Pond Algae With Barley Straw, John C. Holz

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Algae are microscopic, free-floating plants which comprise a critical component of a lake's food web. They are fed upon by tiny animals called zooplankton which are an important food source for fish. Algae color the water green or brown, and uncontrolled growth can lead to nuisance surface scums, poor water clarity, noxious odors and an overall reduction in the lake's recreational value. Excessive levels or "blooms" of algae occur when nutrients, especially phosphorus, are abundant. After taking steps to reduce the amount of phosphorus entering a lake, it may be desirable to control the algae growth directly. Typically ...


Nf00-435 Consumer Responsibility In Health Care: Selecting Mental Health Care, Paul Flack, Mary Ellen Rider Jan 2000

Nf00-435 Consumer Responsibility In Health Care: Selecting Mental Health Care, Paul Flack, Mary Ellen Rider

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact offers guidance for persons in need of mental health care for themselves or a loved one.


G00-1778 Field Windbreaks, James R. Brandle, Laurie Hodges Jan 2000

G00-1778 Field Windbreaks, James R. Brandle, Laurie Hodges

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

gricultural producers face many challenges as they try to balance efficient production systems with increasing environmental demands. For these systems to be successful, they must optimize the balance between inputs and final production. Field windbreaks are one way to increase yields while at the same time reducing inputs and improving both environmental quality and production efficiency. Windbreaks reduce wind speed and alter the microclimate in sheltered areas. Field windbreaks reduce wind erosion and the damage to crops caused by wind-blown soil. They improve water use efficiency, reduce risks associated with drought, and manage blowing snow.

Field windbreaks provide positive economic ...


Nf00-428 Fungicide Management Of Foliar Diseases Of Corn, Jim Stack Jan 2000

Nf00-428 Fungicide Management Of Foliar Diseases Of Corn, Jim Stack

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses how to manage fungicide of foliar diseases of corn.


Nf00-427 Management Of Seed And Seedling Diseases Of Corn, Jim Stack Jan 2000

Nf00-427 Management Of Seed And Seedling Diseases Of Corn, Jim Stack

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses how to manage seed and seedling diseases of corn.


Nf00-426 Rhizopus Head Rot Of Sunflower, Robert M. Harveson Jan 2000

Nf00-426 Rhizopus Head Rot Of Sunflower, Robert M. Harveson

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses the increase in sunflower production and the potential for diseases.


Nf00-423 Disease Management Guide For Home Garden Vegetables, John E. Watkins Jan 2000

Nf00-423 Disease Management Guide For Home Garden Vegetables, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses disease management guidelines for home garden vegetables.


Nf00-438 Critical Access Hospitals: An Opportunity For Rural Nebraska, John Roberts, Judy Weber, Mary Ellen Rider Jan 2000

Nf00-438 Critical Access Hospitals: An Opportunity For Rural Nebraska, John Roberts, Judy Weber, Mary Ellen Rider

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact describes The advantages of living in a rural community are many. Sometimes rural Nebraskans choose this lifestyle, giving up the conveniences of a larger city, to live what they perceive to be a better life. Quality health care, however, is not a convenience; it's a necessity. Because rural hospitals are so unique, they require more flexibility from government regulations and federal policies. This helps them continue to provide access to cost-effective, quality health care services.


Nf00-422 Sunflower Head Moth Management, Ray Weed, Ronald C. Seymour, Gary L. Hein Jan 2000

Nf00-422 Sunflower Head Moth Management, Ray Weed, Ronald C. Seymour, Gary L. Hein

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Sunflower head moth, Homoeosoma electellum (Hulst), can cause substantial economic loss to commercial sunflowers in Nebraska and the surrounding region.


Nf00-414 Sewing With Rayon Challis, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-414 Sewing With Rayon Challis, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses sewing techniques for Rayon Challis.


Nf00-412 Sewing With Elastic, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-412 Sewing With Elastic, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses the types of elastic available and a variety of uses for each.


Nf00-431 Sewing With Voile, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-431 Sewing With Voile, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses techniques for sewing with voile.


Nf00-430 Sewing With Velveteen, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-430 Sewing With Velveteen, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses sewing uses for velveteen.