The latest in this continuing series provides 13 peer-reviewed papers covering the latest advances in crop protection technologies and updates on regulatory issues related to the use of pesticides and drift reduction technology.
13 peer-reviewed papers discuss:
Adjuvantsevaluates the effectiveness of various adjuvants on tembotrione; ammonium sulfate and various water conditioning agents with glyphosate; slow release technology, and much more.
Formulationsdeals with processing shear time on EW formulations; alternative solvents and affect of chelating agents on the stabilization of formulations, and stabilization of suspension concentrates by double-comb polymers.
Methods/Regulatoryencompasses antifoaming and defoaming in spray tank mixes; the status of pesticides in Germany; and the method review process within CIPAC.
Applicationspresents information on adjuvants for optimizing application and surfactant modeling.
Drift Reduction Technologyincludes information on the drift reduction technology program.
Drift/Applicationcovers spray particle size and distribution as affected by various application parameters and using metal cations as tracers for spray deposits.