Penetration poor if spray volume cut

Abel, Charles
March 2002
Farmers Weekly;3/8/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 10, p75
Trade Publication
Discusses the correlation between fungicide spray performance and water volume. Influence of water volume on fungicide penetration; Technique in fungicide spraying.


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