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  1. Strategies to Maximize Pesticide Deposit and Coverage for Effective Spraying in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-536

    pruned to expose the grape bunches. Photo by Erdal Ozkan, The Ohio State University. 3. Get the Best ... use water-sensitive papers attached to leaves in different locations of the canopy (depth, height). ... These water-sensitive papers should also be affixed to the upperside and underside of leaves, as shown ...

  2. Best Practices for Effective Spraying In Orchards and Vineyards

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

    a horizontal boom. Vineyard sprayers also have higher spray pressure to help droplets penetrate the dense ... water-sensitive papers attached to leaves in different locations of the canopy (depth, height). These ... water-sensitive papers should also be affixed to the upperside and underside of leaves, as shown in Figure 9. ...

  3. Communicating Your Organization’s Message

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

    attention on the organization’s ability to communicate its message helps clarify an organization’s purpose ... reflect, and refine as needed. Message Map Framework To help you identify the essence of your message, you ... may want to work through a message map tool to help you organize your thoughts. What do we do? How do ...

  4. Self-Care for the Caregiver

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5811

    stressful. Watch for signs of depression. Do not delay getting professional help when you need it. Signs of ... mental, and emotional health. Caregiver burnout can happen when help from others is not available or ... yourself. As you recognize the signs of burnout, take steps to get your life back into balance. This is the ...

  5. Calibration of Orchard and Vineyard Sprayers

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

    getting wet. With orchard sprayers, the discharge is horizontal or slightly upward which makes collecting ... spray from the nozzles rather challenging. To avoid getting wet, the best approach is to securely attach ... the following steps: Fill the sprayer tank with water to at least half of the tank’s capacity. Measure ...

  6. Help Wanted: Join our Wayne County SNAP ED Team

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/help-wanted-join-our-wayne-county-snap-ed-team

    Wayne County Extension is currently hiring for a SNAP ED Program Assistant.  Click the link below ...

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

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

    based on the droplet size (spray quality) produced from nozzles at different spray pressures. ASABE ... Spray Quality Classes: Extremely Fine (EF) Very Fine (VF) Fine (F) Medium (M) Coarse (C) Very Coarse ... to take the time to adjust the air stream characteristics (direction, air speed, and air flow rate) ...

  8. The Making of an Egg

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-0021

    approximately 24–26 hours to produce an egg. Hens start egg production when they reach sexual maturity at around ... time, approximately 20–21 hours. A thin albumin of water and minerals passes through the membranes, ... pocket starts to cool after the egg is laid and is used by the chick to breathe before it hatches. ...

  9. Sprayers for Effective Pesticide Application in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-533

    vertical as opposed to horizontal, and the spray pressure is higher to help droplets penetrate into the ... owners of fruit tree orchards can get sprayers equipped with up to six fans facing each side of the crop ... appropriate order. Operate the nozzles at a pressure that allow them to produce the spray quality (droplet ...

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

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

    help determine droplet size, affecting both target coverage and the risk of spray drift. Nozzles come ... Columns one and two provide the identification numbers of discs and cores, respectively. Starting with the ... cause the droplets to get smaller. This is likely to increase the drift of droplets. Table 1. A typical ...

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