Resources by Patricia A. Hipkins
|Pesticides and Aquatic Animals: A Guide to Reducing Impacts on Aquatic Systems||
Fisheries and aquatic resources (ponds, lakes, rivers, streams, and oceans) are exceptionally valuable natural assets enjoyed by millions of Americans. They provide citizens with generous long-term benefits in return for minimal care and protection.
|May 1, 2009||420-013|
|Groundwater Quality and the Use of Lawn and Garden Chemicals by Homeowners||May 1, 2009||426-059|
|Fine Tuning a Sprayer with “Ounce” Calibration Method||
This extension publication discusses guidelines to quickly evaluate the performance of a sprayer. Sprayer calibration, nozzle discharge, spray pattern uniformity, speed checks, pump performance, and plumbing arrangements are evaluated with minimal calculations.
|Dec 3, 2014||442-453 (BSE-178P)|
|Farm Security - “Treat it Seriously” – Security for Plant Agriculture: Producer Response for Plant Diseases, Chemical Contamination, and Unauthorized Activity||Oct 11, 2019||445-004|
|Farm Security - “Treat it Seriously” – Security for Plant Agriculture: On-Farm Assessment and Security Practices||Mar 9, 2011||445-005|
|Environmental Best Management Practices for Virginia's Golf Courses||Jan 9, 2019||ANR-48NP|
|Pyridine Herbicide Carryover: Causes and Precautions||Sep 9, 2012||VTTP-6NP|