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  1. Self-Care for the Caregiver

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

    getting enough sleep, exercising regularly, finding ways to relax, practicing good hygiene, and going for ... ) having difficulty thinking about how to get through a day being unable to concentrate experiencing ... of your own health so you can be healthy enough to take care of your loved one. Eating healthy foods, ...

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

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

    a number of factors that need to be accounted for to achieve maximum crop protection from a pesticide ... is being applied to protect grapes—not grape leaves—from disease, make sure the grape leaves are ... addition to being periodically checked and calibrated during the spraying season to make sure the actual ...

  3. Best Practices for Effective Spraying In Orchards and Vineyards

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

    nozzles without getting wet (sprayed) during the process requires special care. Be sure to securely attach ... speeds allow the canopy to be exposed to the air flow for a much longer time period, thus contributing to ... control insects and diseases. The target to be treated for insect and diseases in vineyards and orchards ...

  4. Sprayers for Effective Pesticide Application in Orchards and Vineyards

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

    allows operators to adjust fan speeds for different canopy conditions and to compensate for being upwind ... sufficient capacity for its size and is operating properly. Choose a pump with sufficient capacity to deliver ... unnecessarily to make sure the nozzles produce small droplets that can travel longer distances in the airstream. ...

  5. The Making of an Egg

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

    riboflavin, potassium, sodium, and other nutrients. The thick layer is added first and is closest to the yolk. ... It provides the majority of the riboflavin and protein for the embryo. In addition to the albumin ... reproductive tract the egg passes through. The egg rotates prior to being laid in a process called oviposition ...

  6. Calibration of Orchard and Vineyard Sprayers

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

    collected from each nozzle to ounces-collected-per-minute. For example, if you collected 20 ounces in 30 ... 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 ...

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

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

    fine category droplets. For the reasons outlined above, more precautions should be taken to reduce the ... canopy conditions. For sprayers that don’t have this feature, the fan speed may be able to be adjusted if ... to be exposed to the air flow for a much longer time period, thus contributing to drift. This ...

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

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

    Distance in feet between two rows of an orchard or grapevine to be treated Note: If more than one row is ... values can be entered in the equation below to determine the total liquid discharged from all nozzles on ... to locate 80 and 100 psi. Scan the numbers under the columns for 80 and 100 psi (contained within the ...

  9. Slugs and Their Management In Landscapes

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

    at which the slugs develop may allow for eggs to be laid in mid-summer, thus making possible a second ... helpful but leaves a lot to be desired. In fact, commercial slug baiting stations can be purchased for the ... characteristic black spots on its upper surface. The dusky slug is intermediate in size, beingto 3 inches ...

  10. Rabies Prevention In Livestock

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-0001

    and feces are not thought to be a source of rabies virus transmission. Domestic animals may become ... people can be exposed to rabies by contact with wild or domestic animals, avoid animals showing signs of ... Paralysis eventually occurs and death follows in 12 to 48 hours. The symptoms seen in rabid animals may be quite ...

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