This is the 24th 2014 edition of the Buckeye Yard and Garden Line (BYGL). BYGL is developed from a Tuesday morning conference call of Extension Educators, Specialists, and other contributors in Ohio.

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In This Issue:

1.  PLANTS OF THE WEEK:  Annual (Ornamental Cabbage and Kale); Perennial (Windflower); Woody (River Birch); and Weed (Common Ragweed).
2.  HORT SHORTS:  No Report.
3.  BUGBYTES:  Fall Webworm Wrap-Up; Baldfaced Hornet Blitz; and Windshield Wipes (Oak Plum Gall, Baldfaced Hornets, Yellowjackets and Oak Bullet Galls).
4.  DISEASE DIGEST:  Botryosphaeria Canker on Redbud and Tubakia or Not Tubakia...That is the Question.
5.  TURF TIPS:  Gray Leaf Spot in Ohio and Grub-A-Dub-Dub (Whitegrubs).
6. INDUSTRY INSIGHTS:  Late-Season Pine Sawflies.
8.  COMING ATTRACTIONS:  Farm Science Review; Pesticide Safety Training - September 24; Special Training for Green Industry Professionals:  Asian Longhorned Beetles (ALB); Special Training for Master Gardener Volunteers:  Asian Longhorned Beetle; Arboreatum Feast, Part Deux: Maple Syrup Tasting is Added to the Mix!; Wood Destroying Insect Inspection Training - October 8; The 87th Ohio State University Green Industry Short Course (Formerly the Nursery Short. Course) December 9 - 11; and Tri-State Green Industry Conference.

Authors for 2014:  Pam Bennett, Joe Boggs, Jim Chatfield, Julie Crook, Erik Draper, Denise Ellsworth, Gary Gao, Denise Johnson, Jacqueline Kowalski, Ashley Kulhanek, Cindy Meyer, Tim Malinich, Amy Stone, Nancy Taylor, Marne Titchenell, Danae Wolfe, and Curtis Young.
Buckeye Yard and Garden onLine provides timely information about Ohio growing conditions, pest, disease, and cultural problems. Updated weekly between April and October, this information is useful for those who are managing a commercial nursery, garden center, or landscape business or someone who just wants to keep their yard looking good all summer.