Abstract

Downwind drift was measured from a standard boom sprayer and a shrouded boom sprayer. Using 8002 flat fan nozzles, the hooded sprayer provided a 180 to 275% reduction in drift. The effectiveness of the shroud is dependent upon the spray droplet spectrum.

Disciplines

Agricultural and Resource Economics | Bioresource and Agricultural Engineering

Number of Pages

7

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URL: http://digitalcommons.calpoly.edu/bae_fac/102