The Art of Application

The Art of Application

The Art of Application

Welcome to the Art of Application series, your one-stop-shop source of guidance for ornamental growers looking to get the best from their crop protection spraying. Whether it’s cordylines, hebes and clematis, or pansies, primulas and pot ’mums, the diversity of leaf types and wide range of plant architecture means spray application on a typical ornamentals nursery presents growers with a considerable challenge.

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Introducing the Art of Application

Find out how the Art of Application series can help you with your spray applications.

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The Continuous Compromises of Spray Application

Explore the compromises when applying crop protection to ornamental crops.

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Why is Full Coverage Important?

If you haven't got full coverage, are you fighting a losing battle against disease.

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The Importance of Pressure & Droplet Size

Find out why getting these two things right is key to maximising your spray.

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Water Volume Advice

Are you using too much water? Find out why less is sometimes more.

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How to Calibrate Your Sprayer

Start at the beginning - calibrating your sprayer is key.

Correct Application of BARRICADE® Liquid