Drift Control Management

 

2012

Pesticide Spray Drift
Canada, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food
http://www.omafra.gov.on.ca/english/crops/resource/spraydrift.htm


Stewardship to Minimize Drift

New Technologies for Reducing Off Target Movement - Craig Blewett, Dow AgroSciences (Note: this file contains 60MB)
Pollinator Protection: The Role of Stewardship in Seed Treatments - lain Kelly, Bayer CropScience
Aerial Applicator Stewardship: A Case Study - Deb Shatley & Brian Bret, Dow AgroSciences

 

Shifting the Spray Droplet Size Dialogue to VD.10 and Relative Span

Moderator: Jason Deveau, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture
Agriculture Aviation Technology, Air Induction Nozzles, VMD, VD.10, and Relative Span - Bob Wolf, Wolf Consulting LLC

Should we train using micron size references or only do so referencing spray quality - Has the time come to shift to drop size? - Bob Wolf, Wolf Consulting LLC
Australian Regulations Limiting VD.10 for Aerial (and the future) (narrated) - Andrew Hewitt, University of Queensland

 

Herbicide Symptomology
Moderator: Ples Spradley, University of Arkansas Extension

The Need for Baseline Data - Gail Amos, Washington State Department of Agriculture  (Note: this file contains 100MB)
Inspector Training Challenges - Jack Peterson, Arizona Department. of Agriculture
Drift Watch Update - Dave Scott, Office of the Indiana State Chemist

 

Changing Applicator Behaviors to Minimize Off-target Movement
Moderator: Brian Brett, Dow AgroSciences
Air Induction Nozzles – Why are applicators still using flat fan nozzles? - Bob Wolf, Wolf Consulting LLC
Air Induction Nozzles: A Canadian Experience in Industry Adoption - Jason Deveau, Ontario Ministry of Ag  (Note: this file contains 90MB)
Does the Compliance Stick Work? - Dave Scott, Office of the Indiana State Chemist


2011

Ongoing Trials and Tribulations of Drift Label Language and Its Enforcement
PDF Icon Case Study by Elizabeth Carter, Pesticide Investigator, Office of Indiana State Chemist

2010

Spray Drift Mitigation Label Statement: Recognizing Base Principles
PDF Icon Empirical Data Used for Label Statements – Scott Jackson, BASF

PDF Icon Efficacy and Drift: Recognizing the Conflicts – Scott Bretthauer, University of Illinois

PDF Icon Revising the ASABE S-572 Droplet Standard and Its Practical Use
– Bob Wolf, Extension Specialist, Application Technology, Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Kansas State University   WATCH THE VIDEOS

Spray Drift Management: Application Technologies and Realities
PDF Icon Decision-Making Challenges for Aerial Application – Randy Hale, Hale Dusting Services

PDF Icon Where Applicators Really Get Their Weather Information – Dennis Gardisser, WRK of Arkansas

PDF Icon Air-Assisted Electrostatic Crop Spraying Halves Pesticide Total Environmental Load – S. Edward Law

Spray Drift: Current Regulatory Activity
PDF Icon Overview of EPA’s PRN Notice for Pesticide Drift – Cathryn O'Connell, Team Leader, US EPA Office of Pesticide Programs

Spray Drift: Current Mitigation Measures
PDF Icon Aerial Application Optimization: https://agsync.com/ – Jim Gaffney, BASF

PDF Icon Operation S.A.F.E for Spray Quality Performance/Web-based Decision-making  – Dennis Gardisser, WRK of Arkansas

PDF Icon Drift Watch – Dave Scott, Pesticide Program Administration Manager, Office of the Indiana State Chemist

Constructing Desirable and Practical Label Statements for Spray Drift Mitigation – a Facilitated Discussion
PDF Icon Wind Direction and Speed – Dave Scott, Pesticide Program Administration Manager, Office of the Indiana State Chemist

PDF Icon Temperature Inversions – Carol Ramsay, Washington State University

PDF Icon Buffers and No Spray Zones – Gail Amos, Washington State Department of Agriculture

Obtaining Efficacy and Drift Reduction
Applicator Tools for Optimizing Coverage, Minimizing Drift
PDF Icon Carolyn Baecker, CP Products

PDF Icon Will Smart, Greenleaf Technologies

PDF Icon EPA’s Drift Reduction Technology: Status of Process – Jay Ellenberger

2009

Monitoring Soil Fumigations as a Stewardship Strategy
PDF Icon Are Draeger Monitoring Devices the Right Tool? - Craig Rogers, Draeger Safety, Inc.

PDF Icon Four Replicated Metam Sodium Flux Studies on Shank Injection/Compaction with Dual Water Seals - David Sullivan, Sullivan Environmental

PDF Icon  Monitoring Impacts and Realities - Vince Hebert, Washington State University

Implementation Challenges for Soil Fumigation Management Plans
PDF Icon EPA Labeling Requirements for Soil Fumigation Management Plans - Dirk Helder, US EPA OPP

PDF Icon Compliance Issues with Fumigation Management Plans - Bob Spencer, Idaho Department of Agriculture

PDF Icon Industry Perspectives - Open Panel Discussion

Soil Fumigation Stewardship: Notifying First Responders and the Public
PDF Icon Impacts on State Enforcement Programs - Bob Spencer, Idaho Department of Agriculture

PDF Icon Geomapping Impacted Residential Areas - Barb Morrissey, Washington Department of Health

PDF Icon Industry Perspectives - Open Discussion