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  1. Plans Underway for the 2022 Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program in Lucas County

    https://lucas.osu.edu/news/plans-underway-2022-extension-master-gardener-volunteer-program-lucas-county

    On Connect Volunteer System. Information about the program and a link to the account and application ... 29. Class times are 9 am- 4 pm each Tuesday. Applications should be completed online or a hard copy ... https://osu.zoom.us/j/95671232796?pwd=ZUUzWUlNQmQyRXQvTUNEMllpc3ZEUT09 Meeting ID: 956 7123 2796 Password: 487800 One tap mobile +13017158592 If you missed the ...

  2. Extension Today: Beating the Winter Blues

    https://extension.osu.edu/today/beating-winter-blues

    Download a transcript of this video (in process) ABOUT THIS EPISODE You are not alone if this time ... of year makes you feel a little down!  Fewer daylight hours and cold temps can make many of us want ... good. Shannon Carter, Extension educator, joins Jenny Lobb for a discussion about several things you can ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Extension Today: Home Hydroponics

    https://extension.osu.edu/today/home-hydroponics

    Download a transcript of this video (in process) ABOUT THIS EPISODE Grow your very own fresh ... more control over the entire growing environment. Read on to learn more about Summer in Winter: ... Learn about the Controlled Environment Agriculture Research Complex under construction right now. ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Ohio 4-H Conference

    https://extension.osu.edu/events/ohio-4-h-conference-1

    everyone! Join us as we learn from one another to make the best better for Ohio 4-H programs. ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...

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