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  1. Best Practices for Effective Spraying In Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-539

    (ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-538). Use of Drones for Spraying Although not common in the U.S., aerial application of pesticides using ... required to spray field crops. Although each crop requires a slightly different approach to the application ... affecting the effective and efficient application of pesticides in vineyards. Choose the Right Equipment ...

  2. Strategies to Minimize Spray Drift for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-535

    deposits on the target when spraying pesticides. Spray drift is a major challenge to pesticide applicators ... trying to achieve this goal. Spray drift is defined as wind moving a pesticide from the application site ... concern when an application is done under windy conditions. Photo by Javier Campos, Polytechnic University ...

  3. Strategies to Maximize Pesticide Deposit and Coverage for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-536

    requires a slightly different approach to the application of pesticides, some general principles apply to ... application: Selecting the proper equipment, particularly the correct type and size of nozzle Applying the ... of pesticides by wind from the application site to an off-target site, as shown in Figure 1) cannot ...

  4. Faculty: Plant Biologist and Director of the Ohio Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center

    https://hcs.osu.edu/about-us/positions-available/faculty-plant-biologist-and-director-ohio-ornamental-plant-germplasm

    University is seeking applications for the position of Associate Professor of Plant Biology and Director of ... with the US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. The position is located on the ... Germplasm Center (OPGC, https://opgc.osu.edu/), a component of the US National Plant Germplasm System ...

  5. Sprayers for Effective Pesticide Application in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-533

    environmentally friendly application of pesticides. A much higher-level decision-making process is required when ... application rate, sprays droplets of the proper size on the target uniformly, and that it minimizes the loss ... designed for spot treatment and for spraying smaller areas in vineyard. Two rules of application accuracy ...

  6. Calibration of Orchard and Vineyard Sprayers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-537

    goal with calibration is to determine the actual rate of application, and then to make the necessary ... adjustments if there is a difference greater than 5% between the actual application rate and the intended ... application rate. How Should the Application Rate Be Expressed? Usually, the spray application rates on ...

  7. Self-Care for the Caregiver

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5811

    find that you feel guilty about not doing enough as a caregiver? Do you feel angry or resentful towards ... having difficulty thinking about how to get through a day being unable to concentrate experiencing ... isolated, or judged. They also give you the opportunity to talk openly and honestly about your feelings and ...

  8. Selecting the Right Type and Size of Nozzles for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-534

    in a wide variety of types and sizes. The best nozzle for a given application will maximize efficacy, ... minimize spray drift, and allow compliance with label requirements such as the application rate (gallons ... nozzle. Figure 4. One-piece, hollow-cone nozzle. In the U.S., the most common hollow-cone nozzle used in ...

  9. GREENHOUSE MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP: Integrated Disease and Insect Management

    https://agnr.osu.edu/events/greenhouse-management-workshop-integrated-disease-and-insect-management

    Best practices for effective and efficient pesticide application | Dr. Erdal Ozkan, OSU Thursday, ...

  10. Faculty: Assistant Professor of Plant Bioengineering and Synthetic Biology

    https://hcs.osu.edu/about-us/positions-available/faculty-assistant-professor-plant-bioengineering-and-synthetic-biology

    traits in plants. Research should use plant synthetic biology with direct applications for improving ... (https://foodsforhealth.osu.edu/), the successful applicant will engage in collaborative interactions across the Department, College, ... advise students. Application Materials A cover letter describing your qualifications, areas of expertise, ...

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