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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. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Who Am I?

    https://cfaesdei.osu.edu/events/who-am-i-0

    faculty looking to learn more about themselves and each other. Participation in this program is worth ...

  7. Who Am I?

    https://cfaesdei.osu.edu/events/who-am-i

    faculty looking to learn more about themselves and each other. Participation in this program is worth ...

  8. The She-cession: How the Pandemic Forced Women from the Workplace and How Employers Can Respond

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4110

    U.S. Census Bureau, women's life expectancy is to reach 87.3 years by 2060, compared with 83.9 ... raise negotiation practices compared to their male counterparts (U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity ... to 53% of men in the same age group (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics 2020). Remote learning:  Eighty ...

  9. Dining With Diabetes Support Group

    https://darke.osu.edu/news/dining-diabetes-support-group

      https://osu.zoom.us/j/92533644673?pwd=NytmUUsrejh5c1VKSmp2QVYxUVY0Zz09 Contact:  Beth Stefura at stefura.2@osu.edu for more information. Healthy You Dining with Diabetes ...

  10. The Role of Micronutrients in Equine Nutrition

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/1021

    Extension representative on questions about your horse’s diet. References Geor, Raymond, Pat Harris, and ...

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