Idle sprayers increase herbicide residue risk

April 29, 2015 - issue 7

When mixing multiple products in the sprayer tank, mixing order becomes very important.

Sprayer sitting uncleaned for a couple days in the pre-seed window could result in tank and plumbing residues that could come back to haunt the applicator when in-crop spraying starts.

Whenever the power plant goes off, thoroughly clean the sprayer.

Cleaning out the sprayer tank — tips
Weather delays and the risk from idle sprayers

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