ERIC Number: ED160361
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Calculation Methods and Conversions for Pesticide Application.
Cole, Herbert, Jr.
This agriculture extension service publication from Pennsylvania State University consists of conversion tables and formulas for determining concentration and rate of application of pesticides. Contents include: (1) Area and volume conversions; (2) Important conversion formulae; (3) Conversions for rates of application; (4) Quantities of pesticide necessary to achieve the same concentrations in various quantities of water; (5) Spray concentration conversions; (6) Tractor speed conversions; (7) Acres sprayed per tankful; and (8) Calibration of nozzle flow rates. Metric conversion factors are provided. (MR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Coll. of Agriculture.; Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Cooperative Extension Service.