CFAES Give Today
Mercer Laboratory

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences

CFAES

Site

Search results

  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 100 th  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. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. "I Am Not Your Negro" Film Discussion

    https://cfaesdei.osu.edu/events/i-am-not-your-negro-film-discussion

    Join us for a facilitated discussion about the James Baldwin film I Am Not Your Negro. The film, ...   Roku Channel   Tubi Crackle It is available with subscription at Netflix and Hulu (premium).  About the ...

  10. Soil Health and Regenerative Ag with Ray Archuleta

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-02/soil-health-and-regenerative-ag-ray-archuleta

    more about the conditions in which soils thrive and what BMPs can be implemented to ensure we are ...

Pages