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Sprayer Calibration

Proper sprayer calibration can help achieve the following:

  • efficacy of the product
  • uniform coverage
  • cost efficiency
  • compliance with regulations.

Syngenta Canada has prepared this video to demonstrate the method to calibrate a boom sprayer. The method suggested by the IPM Council of Canada is followed, and the Calibration worksheets are used. The IPM Equipment Calibration Form for the Field Boom Sprayer is also used. Completed forms and calculations of the sprayer calibration shown in the video can be viewed at:

This video is an excellent staff training tool for the pesticide applicator, scout and person calibrating the sprayers for the golf course.

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