USING CROP DUSTERS FOR PHYTOSANITARY PROTECTION OF THE AGRICULTURAL AND FORESTRY CROPS

Authors

  • MIHNEA GLODEANU
  • CRISTIAN VASILE
  • TUDOR ALEXANDRU

Abstract

In some conditions, like the excess moisture content in the soil is not possible to use terrestrial equipments for pest and disease control. As an alternative, using crop dusters at the current time constitutes an important and effective means to perform agricultural and forestry works. The possibility of carrying out treatments with low volume and ultra low volume of pharmacologically substance, using pneumatic and centrifugal scattering systems, has determined that the specialists in this field to grant this technology a special importance. The work raises in a uniform manner problems concerning an uniform application of the sprayed solution and presents the possibilities for the determination of the liquid flow, the treated areas, all of these in direct relation with the productivity of the crop duster. Highlighting the obtained effect of combating and also the superior effectiveness of treatments carried out with crop dusters is one of the major features of this work.

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Published

2020-01-15

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Working Group 4: Management, agriculture mechanization and cadastre