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  1. National 4-H Conference

    https://ohio4h.org/families/just-teens/national-4-h-conference

    for 4-H members (15-19 years old) who are actively engaged in 4-H programs across the U.S. and its ... Agriculture (NIFA) within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). This experience upholds a tradition ... cancelled in 2020 and held virtually in 2021.  Additional information about the National 4-H Conference can ...

  2. Ohio 4-H’er on the National 4-H Congress Design Team

    https://ohio4h.org/newsletter/ohio-4-h-highlights/january-2022/ohio-4-h%E2%80%99er-national-4-h-congress-design-team

    exciting trip and gave us so much to look forward to, and then the pandemic hit.” National 4-H Congress was ... provided additional time for the team to bond. Fleshman said, “Zoom provided the opportunity for us to ... about one other.” When last November arrived, the 100th anniversary of National 4-H Congress was ...

  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. Bucks2Bucks Mentoring Program

    https://ati.osu.edu/newsletter/wednesday-wire/january-12-2022/bucks2bucks-mentoring-program

    information about mentors' duties, time commitment, etc., are available at  Be a Mentor. Students can ... Village Community Room. The deadline for applications is February 1 st. Interviews will be held the week ...

  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. Faces of Ohio

    https://ohio4h.org/newsletter/ohio-4-h-highlights/january-2022/faces-ohio

    a club advisor. “My favorite part about volunteering with 4-H is helping kids connect the dots between ... fair board or the junior fair court, be a club officer, or try a project you know nothing about. What ... you will learn about yourself through these experiences will teach you lessons you will carry with you ...

  7. Communicating Your Organization’s Message

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4111

    cultivate commitment among the organization’s members and stakeholders. Your Approach What you are about ... Schulenklopper, Jochem, and Eelco Rommes. 2016. “Why They Just Don't Get It: Communicating about Architecture ...

  8. 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 ...

  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. A dedication to education

    https://ohio4h.org/newsletter/ohio-4-h-highlights/january-2022/dedication-education

    very, very serious about skill development in young children,” said Huffman. “That’s my cause.” She is ...

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