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Anyone who applies pesticides, grows specialty/organic crops and/or has an apiary needs to understand and refer to the new series of online tools in use in Maryland since early 2019, collectively referred to as FieldWatch. Fieldwatch has replaced the Maryland sensitive crop registry. Sant'Agostino Abita Smart Menta 20x60 cm CSASMMEN00 Fliesen günstiger aus Ita...Given the questions and concerns we hear from growers regarding pesticide drift damage all growers would benefit from registering with Fieldwatch. For more information on pesticide drift liability check out this legal fact sheet: Current Legal Rules Benefit Spray Applicators When It Comes to Pesticide Drift.
Fieldwatch, Inc. is actually a non-profit company created by Purdue University in collaboration with interested agricultural stakeholder groups.Sant'Agostino Blendart Natural 15x120 cm CSABLANA15 Fliesen günstiger aus Ita... Fieldwatch was created to help farmers and applicators identify, map and communicate where high-value specialty crops are grown as part of ongoing stewardship activities. Fieldwatch.com is comprised of multiple registry sites :
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BeeCheck- contains a map which enables beekeepers to identify the location of apiaries; and
FieldCheck- is a registry for pesticide applicators so they can access a detailed map showing the sites where specialty crops are grown and receive emails telling them when a specialty crop field or apiary site has been newly approved in the area. Sant'Agostino Flow Ivory 7,3x29,6 cm CSAFLIV effetto Pavimento Piastrelle
FieldWatch also offers two mobile apps to give applicators access to specialty crop information and beehive locations from their mobile devices. Sant'Agostino Highstone Rigato Grey 60x120 cm CSAHS7RG12 effetto Pavimento P...Both apps are available free for Android and iOS devices.
The advantage of FieldWatch is that the mapping tools allow users to update their information in real-time, providing applicators the most up-to-date information prior to spraying.Sant'Agostino Light Onda green 20x60 cm CSAONDVE00 effetto Pavimento Piastrelle Although new to Maryland, FieldWatch is in use in twenty-one states and one Canadian province.
All Maryland pesticide applicators, specialty/organic crop growers, and beekeepers are encouraged to sign up for Fieldwatch at FieldWatch.com and choose the type of account they would like to create.Sant'Agostino Matherea Greige 30x75 cm CSAM30GR75 Fliesen günstiger aus Itali... Beekeepers should register for BeeCheck, specialty crop growers should register for DriftWatch, and applicators should register for FieldCheck. For more information about FieldWatch, read this helpful Rs pro Acciaio Zincato 75 x 75mm Cavo Canaletta Riduttore Riduttore or call the Maryland Department of Agriculture’s Pesticide Regulation Section at 410-841-5710.