Verified FBN Member (NE)

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Anyone have any data on spraying fungicide with ground rig vs airplane?

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The costs are obviously very different but the other factor to consider is spray volume needed to control the disease. Some products such a...

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Verified FBN Member (SD)

I am not a fan of planes because of the water rate. I wonder though if the application height makes a difference. With a sprayer in corn you...

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I agree. The spray volumes are very low by air, even for the newer chemistry. Some labels recommend nozzles facing forward and backward on g...

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Verified FBN Member (NE)

I just bought a Miller 4275 and they tell me I will be able to go over tasseled corn. It has about 6ft 3in of clearance. Trying to decide if...

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Verified FBN Member (IN)

Fungicide is all about coverage the higher gpa you run the better your result will be. As fungicide needs to be on top of your tassel to pro...

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Verified FBN Member (IL)

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We spray all of our corn and soybeans with a ground rig. The coverage on corn at 16 gal per acre imo is much better than a plane and I cove...

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