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Spray Nozzle Considerations

Gil Gullickson 05/08/2013 @ 4:10pm Crops Technology Editor for Successful Farming magazine/Agriculture.com

In the days when the Roundup Ready weed control system squelched nearly all weeds, any glyphosate drift that occurred was incidental. After all, the odds were high the glyphosate just drifted into glyphosate-tolerant corn or soybeans.

With more diversified herbicide-tolerant systems and specialty crops popping up, managing off-target movement becomes more important.

“The importance of proper application is being reinvented and redefined,” says Jacob Bolson, John Deere product manager, sprayer service parts.

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