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Crop spraying with controlled kite


, : Crop spraying with controlled kite. International Pest Control 20(4): 18

A brief description of a kite developed by Cochranes of Oxford (UK) to carry an ultra low vol. sprayer (Micron Sprayers, Bromyard, Herefordshire, UK) with battery, costing c. pounds-sterling 150 and containing sufficient pesticide to treat 5 ha in 2 h. The kite will be of use in less developed countries and also in crops where a tractor would cause damage.

US$29.90


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