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  1. Advancements in Technology for Reduction of Pesticides Used in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-538

    operators to keep the application rate constant, regardless of changes in ground speed. They are now ... orchards and vineyards variable-rate application technology site-specific application of pesticides This ... United States, aerial application of pesticides using drones (Figure 1) is becoming a routine activity in ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Living with Arthritis

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fcs-1001

    common form of arthritis, affecting over 30 million U.S. adults. It is sometimes referred to as ... try a muscle ointment to reduce morning stiffness learn about current information regarding arthritis ... your condition. Consult your healthcare provider if you have any questions about arthritis and how to ...

  4. Elderberries

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/horticulture/fruits/elderberries

    Block Grant from Ohio Department of Agriculture and US Department of Agriculture. Several elderberry ... South Centers at Piketon, Ohio. The difference was not significant for us.  However, growers may still ... several weeks while good rooting will take place in about 4 to 6 weeks. Root cuttings can also be used ...

  5. MarketReady at OSU South Centers

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/events/marketready-osu-south-centers

    consumers need to be MarketReady! Join us at OSU South Centers on March 22, 2022 for our MarketReady ...

  6. 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 ...

  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. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. Why Soil Test and How To-

    https://cuyahoga.osu.edu/events/why-soil-test-and-how

    Learn about why you would test your soil and how to do it. Register Here ...

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