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  1. The She-cession: How the Pandemic Forced Women from the Workplace and How Employers Can Respond

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-4110

    U.S. Census Bureau, women's life expectancy is to reach 87.3 years by 2060, compared with 83.9 ... How can employers support and retain women in the workplace? This fact sheet explores answers to these ... raise negotiation practices compared to their male counterparts (U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity ...

  2. Best Practices for Effective Spraying In Orchards and Vineyards

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

    required to spray field crops. Although each crop requires a slightly different approach to the application ... (ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-538). Use of Drones for Spraying Although not common in the U.S., aerial application of pesticides using ... Variable-Rate Application of Pesticides In contrast to field crops, a great diversity in canopy structure and ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Pesticide Applicator Training Coming February 2!

    https://champaign.osu.edu/news/pesticide-applicator-training-coming-february-2

    Community Center's Auditorium, 1512 S US Hwy 68, Urbana.  Fertilizer portion will be from 8:00 a.m.- ... sessions.  Cost is $10.00 for fertilizer and $30.00 for pesticide, or $40.00 if taking both sessions.  The ... cost includes any included materials that will be distributed during the trainings. Registration is ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Pesticide Applicator Training

    https://champaign.osu.edu/events/pesticide-applicator-training-0

    Fertilizer Training will be 8:00 a.m.- 9:00 a.m. with a $10 cost Pesticide Training will be 9:15 ...

  7. The Role of Micronutrients in Equine Nutrition

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/20

    functions including bone and muscle function, digestion, and metabolism. In this fact sheet, we discuss the ... species, soil fertility, weather, etc. The only way to know mineral content of your forage is to test it. ... vitamin dependent and can negatively impact vision, bone and muscle function, fertility, and mineral ...

  8. Calibration of Orchard and Vineyard Sprayers

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

    orchard or vineyard spray applications. For field crop spraying, the “acre” refers to the “field acre” ... “gallons per acre” application rate on a product’s label may be appropriate for field crops, but not ... to the field, and if it’s periodically checked and calibrated during the spraying season. The primary ...

  9. 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 ... selecting sprayers for orchards and vineyards rather than field crops—especially when spraying for insects ... and diseases within the canopy. Field crop sprayers are equipped with nozzles on a horizontal boom. ...

  10. The Making of an Egg

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

    although egg production does not rely upon fertilization. The ovum spends about 15 minutes in the ... a nutritious food that contain essential vitamins, minerals, lipids, and amino acids. In fact, eggs are ... infundibulum from the ovary. At this point, the egg can be fertilized, if there are live sperm present, ...

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