Event

Agri-Tech Week 2018: Precision spraying now and in the future

Garboldisham Village Hall, Church Road, Garboldisham, Nr Diss, IP22 2SE

6 November, 2018

Investigating best practice in spray application now, the emerging techniques and a look to what is on the horizon.

Programme

12:45 Registration and lunch

13:15 Welcome and introduction
Teresa Meadows, AHDB

13:20 Precision spray application – now
Harry Fordham, Syngenta

  • Spraying best practice Formulations and product choice
  • Sprayer set-up for maximum efficacy
  • Nozzle selection and operation

14:35 Refreshment break

14:50 Precision spray application – short term future
Sam Stephenson, Syngenta

  • Variable rate application
  • Effective formulation of map sensors/drones/satellite

15:20 Precision spray application – long term future
Nikolaos Koukiasas, University of Reading

  • Targeted dose application for weed control
  • eyeSpot project advances

15:50 Close
Teresa Meadows, AHDB

16:00 Depart

 

Booking: Click here to book your place

For more information: Teresa Meadows [email protected], 07387 015465

4 BASIS Points will be available for attendees.

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