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Don’t Wait! Calibrate

Welcome to NMDA’s Pesticide Compliance Calibration Toolbox!

Listed below are helpful tutorials, websites, publications and even a few apps to meet all of your calibration needs.

YouTube Tutorials on Calibrating your Equipment

Penn State
Boom Sprayer Calibration
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MPcC_T0GtkM [1]

Texas A&M
How to Calibrate a Boom Sprayer
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AgqtJKcnTDw [2]

Calibration Websites

Center for Integrated Pest Management – Pesticide Environmental Stewardship
Calibration Page: https://pesticidestewardship.org/calibration/Pages/default.aspx [3]

Journal of Extension
Calibration of Boom Sprayers Using Charts to Reduce Math Calculations: http://www.joe.org/joe/2001february/tt6.php [4]

eVegetation Manager
Insecticide/Pesticide Sprayer Calibration Guide: http://www.evegetationmanager.com/GA-Pesticide_Sprayer_Calibration.html [3]

Boom Sprayer Calibration (1/128 Calibration Method): http://aces.nmsu.edu/county/quay/weeds/boomsprayer.html [5]

Publications on Calibrating Your Equipment

Virginia Cooperative Extension
Calibrating Hand-Held and Backpack Sprayers for Applying Pesticides [6]

North Dakota State University Extension Service
Spray Equipment and Calibration [7]

Calibration of Pesticide Application Equipment [8]

Calibration Apps for your Smartphone

Sprayer Depot
Sprayer Calibration Calculator: http://info.sprayerdepot.com/bid/102977/4-Features-of-the-New-Sprayer-Calibration-Calculator-App [9]

University of Illinois Extension
Sprayer Calibration Calculator: https://web.extension.illinois.edu/state/apps.cfm [10]