Development of an Air-Assisted Row Crop Sprayer 861463

This paper reviews the development of an air assisted sprayer. Field testing showed improved results in spray deposition and chemical dessication of plants.
  • The authors are: Robert L. Wolff -Professor of Agricultural Mechanization at Southern Illinois University and Dennis G. Watson - Researcher in Agricultural Engineering at Michigan State University.
  • This project was supported in part by Arcadian Corporation formerly part of Allied Chemical Corporation.
  • Acknowledgement: The authors wish to acknowledge John G. Clapp, Jr. for support in developing improved spraying techniques.
  • The use of trade names for equipment and/or products in this paper is not intended to endorse or discredit the manufacturer or product by the researchers, and/or SIU/C.


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