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  1. 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 ... routine (check with a doctor before beginning any exercise program) learn life skills at self-management ... education workshops to reduce or manage arthritis pain and improve quality of life pace yourself, rest, ...

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

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

    “Is drone spraying as effective as conventional spraying methods?” The answer for field crop ... spraying is as effective as conventional spraying in field crops like corn, soybeans, and wheat. ... weeds to be sprayed, nutrient stress levels, a vineyard’s or orchard’s canopy characteristics (new, old, ...

  3. Best Practices for Effective Spraying In Orchards and Vineyards

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

    available as an app on both Android and iOS-format smart phones. Detailed information about Dosavina is ... reason, vineyard spraying requires a higher degree of knowledge and management skills than what is ... required to spray field crops. Although each crop requires a slightly different approach to the application ...

  4. The Role of Micronutrients in Equine Nutrition

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/1021

    should be made up of at least 50% forage. Horses get most of their daily nutrient requirements from ... what the forage provides and the total mineral requirement. Knowing which nutrients the forage supplies ... helps identify nutrient deficiencies. Some geographic locations lack minerals in the soil (e.g., copper, ...

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

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

    spraying in field crops for three main reasons: The target being sprayed in field crops is relatively ... sprayer used in field crops releases the droplets downward just over the target. The sprayer used in ... used in field crop spraying is most often a flat-fan nozzle that discharges relatively large droplets. ...

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

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

    nozzles found on sprayers used for field crops and vegetables. Sprayers used in vineyards and orchards are ... nozzle. Figure 4. One-piece, hollow-cone nozzle. In the U.S., the most common hollow-cone nozzle used in ... prescribed by product labels under various operating conditions (spray pressures and travel speeds). The apps ...

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

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

    advancement opportunities for women since managers often assign projects to those they can see and have ... U.S. Census Bureau, women's life expectancy is to reach 87.3 years by 2060, compared with 83.9 ... raise negotiation practices compared to their male counterparts (U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity ...

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

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

    vineyards than it is for spraying field crops: The nature of the target being sprayed In field crop ... upward trajectory. The type of sprayer being used Field crop sprayers release droplets downward over the ... and the size of the droplets sprayed Field crop sprayers generally use flat-fan nozzles that discharge ...

  9. Sprayers for Effective Pesticide Application in Orchards and Vineyards

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

    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. ... The boom is positioned a short distance above the relatively uniform target of the field crop. The ...

  10. Calibration of Orchard and Vineyard Sprayers

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

    to the field, and if it’s periodically checked and calibrated during the spraying season. The primary ... product labels are given in “gallons per acre” for both field crops using boom-type sprayers and for ... orchard or vineyard spray applications. For field crop spraying, the “acre” refers to the “field acre” ...

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