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Publication Troff document Selecting Spray Nozzles to Reduce Particle Drift
This technical bulletin provides characteristics of various nozzles to enable the efficacious application of pesticides and to minimize particle movement to non-target organisms and soil.
Located in Crops
Publication Spray Equipment and Calibration
Many pesticides used to control weeds, insects, and disease in field crops, ornamentals, turf, fruits, vegetables, and rights-of-way are applied with hydraulic sprayers. Tractor- mounted, pull-type, pickup-mounted and self-propelled sprayers are available from numerous manufacturers to do all types of spraying.
Located in Crops
Publication ECMAScript program Laundering Pesticide-contaminated Work Clothes
This publication discusses methods of handling pesticide contaminated work clothing in the home. It reviews proper washing techniques. Finally, it explains the limitations of applying recommendations developed in the 1980s and 1990s with contemporary wash equipment, detergents, generally lower toxicity pesticides and new fabrics and finishes.
Located in Crops
Publication Pesticide Safety: A Guide for Gardeners and Homeowners
Pesticides include natural and man-made substances such as insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, disinfectants and rodenticides. They are used to help control, destroy and repel destructive pests such as insects, weeds, plant disease organisms, germs and rodents.
Located in Lawns, Gardens & Trees
Publication Troff document Air Temperature Inversions Causes, Characteristics and Potential Effects on Pesticide Spray Drift
Spray drift from temperature inversions is a major problem for pesticide applicators. This publication is written to help them decide if a spray application should be made or if there is significant potential for spray drift to occur.
Located in Crops
Publication Troff document Understanding Air Temperature Inversions Relating to Pesticide Drift
This publication is a basic explanation of the impacts of temperature inversion on pesticide drift. It is intended to be a shorter, more concise version of AE1705-Air Temperature Inversions Causes, Characteristics and Potential Effects on Pesticide Spray Drift.
Located in Crops
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