Sprayers for Effective Pesticide Application in Orchards and Vineyards
appropriate order. Operate the nozzles at a pressure that allow them to produce the spray quality (droplet ... Quality Between Electrostatic and Conventional Multi-Row Sprayers in a Trellised Vineyard.” Crop ...
Shiitake Mushroom Production: Logs and Laying Yards
and the choice of log stacking method can greatly reduce the need for management activities such as ... humidity might be more favorable and require less active management. A laying yard located behind the north ... rain) by either using the same number of logs “vertically aligned” in each course or by setting them out ...
Choosing a Pest Management Company
Services Pest Management Basics Proper pest identification is the most important aspect for proper control. ... your local pest management company. A single insect or rodent does not necessarily need to be ... just one of the tools for pest management. Professional pest management companies have the training and ...
Rabies Prevention in Livestock
animals may only show depression and weakness, or partial paralysis of the hindquarters. During the course ...
Choosing a Laboratory for Nutrient and Soil Health Testing
ANR-0107 Agriculture and Natural Resources 07/22/2022 Cassandra Brown; Program Manager; Food, ... optimize their nutrient management plans. Implementing recommendations based on soil test data prevents ... approach. A quality lab does not cut corners, ensures that qualified personnel provide data, and answers ...
Shiitake Mushroom Production: Fruiting, Harvesting, and Storage
time to maximize quality. Shiitake should be picked when the cap is opened approximately 50–75% (Fig. ... 2013. Best Management Practices for Log-Based Shiitake Cultivation in the Northeastern United States. ...
Crop Estimation of Grapes
quality. This fact sheet assists growers with that endeavor by providing tools to reduce yield and quality ... undercropped) to produce quality fruit and healthy vines. Further, vintners want to know ahead of time how much ... yield by cluster thinning, for example, to reach the desired fruit quality at harvest. The lag-phase ...
Identification of White Grubs in Turfgrass
white grub species is important in determining management strategies and timing of controls. The raster ...
Honey Bees in House Walls
a licensed pest management company who has experience with this task. Unfortunately, removal of an ...
Billbugs in Turfgrass
Billbug Management Billbugs are some of the most difficult turfgrass insects to control because the ... managers take time to observe all the turf in an area and watch for the beginnings of billbug attack in ... ingestion if residues are in grass stems when the adults are feeding and/or laying eggs. Turf managers using ...