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  1. 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 ... depth, and height. In addition, the droplets must travel longer distances, which requires sufficient ... the required gallonage (gal/acre) to the nozzles. Ensure that hoses and fittings between the pump and ...

  2. 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 ... required to achieve maximum biological efficacy from the pesticides applied: Mix pesticides uniformly ... capacity to deliver the required gallonage (gal/acre) to the nozzles. Ensure that hoses and fittings ...

  3. Strategies to Minimize Spray Drift for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-535

    reasons, including production costs, safety, and the environment, it is important to maximize pesticide ... humidity increases the risk of spray drift. If the sprayer is non-air-assisted with nozzles that produce ... wind, increase the chance of inversion, especially early in the morning. Adjust the sprayer fan air-flow ...

  4. Selecting the Right Type and Size of Nozzles for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-534

    minimize spray drift, and allow compliance with label requirements such as the application rate (gallons ... developed by most of the major nozzle manufacturers provide the exact nozzle flow rate required for any ... user-friendly and do not account for droplet size requirements when recommending nozzles. Although the apps and ...

  5. Slugs and Their Management In Landscapes

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-2010

    found when the ground thaws in the spring until it freezes in the fall. Wet conditions are ideal for ... All slugs lay eggs. Each species requires a different length of time for the development of its eggs ... normally reach maturity by fall. During periods of particularly warm and wet climatic conditions, the rate ...

  6. Calibration of Orchard and Vineyard Sprayers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-537

    acre” to express the required spray application rate for orchards and vineyards. Concepts such as Tree ... pesticides in orchards and vineyards will continue to calibrate their sprayers to satisfy the required rates ... (required, or intended) nozzle output (GPM). Base the calculation on the application rate on the chemical ...

  7. Agricultural Outlook and Policy Meeting- Defiance County

    https://farmoffice.osu.edu/events/agricultural-outlook-and-policy-meeting-defiance-county

    Implications Barry Ward, Leader, Production Business Management, OSU Extension   Registration is required ...

  8. Agricultural Outlook and Policy Meeting- Darke County

    https://farmoffice.osu.edu/events/agricultural-outlook-and-policy-meeting-darke-county

    required.  Call Darke County Extension at 937-548-5215 to register. ...

  9. Agricultural Outlook and Policy Meeting- Pickaway County

    https://farmoffice.osu.edu/events/agricultural-outlook-and-policy-meeting-pickaway-county

    Emeritus, Dept. of Agricultural, Environmental & Development Economics, OSU Registration is required ...

  10. Agricultural Outlook and Policy Meeting- Wyandot County

    https://farmoffice.osu.edu/events/agricultural-outlook-and-policy-meeting-wyandot-county

    Development Economics, OSU Registration is required.  Call Wyandot County Extension at 419-249-4931 to ...

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