Meteorological Principles influencing Pesticide Application

Published: 2 Sep 2022

A technical manual

For the safe and effective application of pesticides and the mitigation of drift, weather conditions need to be within acceptable limits.

This publication provides managers and operators with a practical and visual guide to atmospheric factors impacting pesticide application. It also explains basic meteorological concepts, describing the forces and motions contributing to the transport, dispersion and eventual fate of drifting pesticides.

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Region: National

GRDC Project Code: MRE2111-001SAX,