Monthly Archive:: May 2015

Debunking Sprayer Myths

Reproduced from an article written by Angela Lovell for Grainews, 2014 “The fundamental challenge of spraying is that it’s a compromise game,” said Tom Wolf of Agrimetrix Research and Training. “As operators and advisors we need to always balance the opposite needs of coverage, ...Read More

Tank Rinse Dilution

If you have a limited amount of clean water to rinse your sprayer, this app can help you decide how to make the best use of it.  Simple enter two values – the amount of pesticide remaining in your tank sump (including the suction ...Read More

Selecting a Sprayer Pump

When I had to replace a pump, I had a lot of questions about how they worked, their capacities, hose sizes, mounting solutions and fittings. I turned to the Hypro-SHURflo catalog and found a very helpful guide in the few first pages. This article ...Read More

Fungicide Application Basics

Fungicide use appears to be the fastest growing segment of North American crop protection.  Here is some advice on how to get the best bang for the buck. Timing is the most important part of fungicide application. Diseases can develop and spread quickly.  Most ...Read More