Knapsack sprayer

Choose and use your knapsack sprayer for best effect. Hints and tips on how to get your machinery working for you.

  • Choosing a knapsack sprayer

    Know what to look for in a new knapsack sprayer. Find tips for assessing common types of knapsack sprayers.

    • Choosing a nozzle type

      Learn why choosing the right type of nozzle matters, how nozzles work and why the best drop size to use varies with the pest, the plant and the type of pesticide used. 

      • Calibrate for best pest control

        Learn why calibrating your knapsack sprayer will help you to control your pest. Understand more about how your pesticide dose is stated on the label to better calibrate your sprayer.

        • Managing pressure

          Manage the pressure at your knapsack sprayer's nozzle to get best drop size for the best results. Learn how pressure causes drop size and which equipment will help.