Guidelines and best practice for pesticide spray applications in protected ornamental crops

This factsheet deals with the safe and effective use of the various types of pesticide spray machinery under protection. It covers the use of insecticides and fungicides but not herbicides. Additionally, it aims to inform growers about factors influencing spray distribution and coverage, machine and nozzle calibration, operation and trouble shooting.

The information was updated in 2006.

Useful links

For more information on spray application, download the factsheet on improving the efficacy of applications to ornamental crops

The Spray Check guidance notes provide further information on spray application