Pesticide drift a risk in sprayingApril 14, 2015 - 9:00ambusiness/agriculture
PIERRE, S.D. -- The South Dakota Department of Agriculture wants to remind pesticide applicators of drift risk during this spraying season.
Applicators should prevent risk of drift to nontarget areas or susceptible crops and should evaluate factors such as wind speed, wind direction, temperature, spray pressure, nozzle height and surrounding properties before they begin spraying a field.
Product labels give applicators information about...