crop spraying


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crop spraying

the treatment of CROPS (3) with chemical sprays to prevent or limit attack by insects and plant pathogens.
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The Hollinwell 300 may have been the victims of crop spraying, specifically the chemical tridemorph, now banned by the Government.
Derek Whiting, of Stokesley, took this picture of crop spraying at a rapeseed field beneath Roseberry Topping
3 April 2013 - French crop spraying specialist Exel Industries SA (EPA:EXE) said it had finalised the acquisition of German agricultural harvesting machinery provider Holmer Maschinenbau GmbH after securing clearance from the German competition authorities.
Crop spraying equipment used on farm assured holdings is currently tested annually through the National Sprayer Testing Scheme but this regular testing will now become mandatory.
Air Tractors Inc has exported over 2,800 crop spraying aircraft since it started in 1972.
According to Mike Ringquist, sales manager, Allen Extruders, a Sekisui Chemical Company, “Our Alextra-MV coextruded sheet leverages these two exceptional SABIC materials to raise the industry standard for aesthetics and durability under extreme weather conditions, such as those found in crop spraying. Like the 'MV' in its name signals, the Alextra-MV sheet is our 'most versatile' and has many applications in agricultural equipment, heavy trucks and recreational vehicles.
Judith's links with the sector were sealed with marriage to Rhys, a Coleg Glynllifon agricultural engineering lecturer who, for the past 10 years, has run a crop spraying firm, JRO Crop Spraying.
Ten plants were arbitrarily marked after crop spraying in each plot, and two leaves per plant were collected, one each from the upper (1m height) and lower (0.3m height) canopies.
It was while crop spraying that he decided to include aerial photography in his flying business.
"It is used around the world for police work and crop spraying and it needs to be robust for these uses."
For crop spraying, the system can provide flow indication and control.
Additionally, all crop spraying in the UAE is facilitated by ADA, as well as most aerial spraying in the Sultanate of Oman.