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  1. Best Practices for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-539

    requires a slightly different approach to the application of pesticides, some general principles apply to ... effective and efficient application of pesticides in vineyards. Choose the Right Equipment Different types ... required application rate, sprays droplets of the proper size on the target uniformly, and minimizes the ...

  2. Spinner-Disc Spreader Set Up and Calibration

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-561

    important aspects of accurate spreading with these applicators include (1) accurate metering of the ... across the swath. In order to achieve expected application accuracy with spinner-disc spreaders, proper ... application rate such as with variable-rate application (VRA). Figure 1 shows that set-up, maintenance, and ...

  3. Planning and Conducting Effective Public Meetings

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-1555

    Law. Enacted in 1954, these laws provide guidance to public servants and government officials about ... their obligations, and to the public about their rights. The Open Meetings Act declares all meetings of ... can also help legitimize the final decisions or actions for the greater public. When applicable, follow ...

  4. Workplace Violence for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892286

    Ways to Avoid Workplace Violence Tell your supervisor about any situation that could be a threat to you ... Workplace Violence A worker makes abusive or threatening remarks about co-workers or supervisors. A worker ... of the leading causes of worker-related death in the United States. About These Modules The author ...

  5. Power Take-Off (PTO) Shielding for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892240

    about the machinery, check with your employer or equipment dealer. Review These Important Points Keep ... Wear close-fitting clothing when working around a PTO. Keep children away from a PTO. About These ... Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Grant Number 46E3-HT09. Any opinions, ...

  6. Animal Sciences students top several categories during Celebration of Research Week

    https://ansci.osu.edu/news/animal-sciences-students-top-several-categories-during-celebration-research-week

    People’s Choice Award. Please join us in congratulating our students on their continued success in their ...

  7. Selecting, Storing, and Serving Ohio Grapes

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5518

    relatively low in calories, containing about 104 calories per each grape. 1 cup of grapes contains about 104 ... calories. Grape juice contains about 150 calories and 36 grams of sugar per 8 ounce serving. Control your ... humidity. Grapes will keep well in storage for about two weeks but are best when eaten within two to three ...

  8. Lime and the Home Lawn

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-4026

    why a lime application (i.e., liming) can be an important aspect of a home lawncare program, how to ... determine if liming is needed, and how one should go about effectively applying lime to the lawn. Why Do ... application will affect soil pH is dependent on a number of factors:  type of nitrogen applied amount of ...

  9. Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio’s Forests: Garlic Mustard (Alliaria petiolata)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-66

    herbicide applicators such as wicks that can be utilized for small populations. Wicks can be used as a hand ... application method, or larger wicks can be mounted on ATVs and tractors. The method chosen should depend on ... application methods are listed and described on the pesticide's label. The herbicides listed in this fact ...

  10. Crop Protection Apps

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-55203

    consultants have a smartphone, iPad, tablet, or similar device. Mobile applications (Apps) have been developed ... Dozens of high quality original photos showing typical response of various crops to the application of ... about active ingredients, labels, and safety information. Suggests pesticide plans. Cost: Free Account ...

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