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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. Womens Ankle Boots Increase High Heels Wedge Platform Rhinestone Buckles D139Given 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.Nike Air Vapormax Flyknit College Navy Black-Game Royal Size 43 849558 400 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 :
Driftwatch- contains a map (see picture above) for specialty crop growers to indicate the location of specialty crops and is meant to inform pesticide applicators of the locations of sensitive areas before they spray;Brand New Retro 1 Pinnacle Baroque Brown Premium DS Nike Size 11
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. Skechers BOBS Women's Bobs Rocky-Up & Over. Suede Sock Fit Hiking Boot W
FieldWatch also offers two mobile apps to give applicators access to specialty crop information and beehive locations from their mobile devices. Johnston Murphy Slip-On Loafer Tassel Black Burgundy Leather shoes Mens Sz 7.5 MBoth 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.AIR JORDAN 6 RETRO INFRARED 2014 - ITEM NUMBER 2-375 STYLE-384644 123 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.New brand Nike Air Force1 UT Low PRM WIP Camo Green orange AV4112-300 sz 12 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 Rare DIESEL Mens Boots-RN93243-US Size 13 or call the Maryland Department of Agriculture’s Pesticide Regulation Section at 410-841-5710.