Lesson 36. Land Application Equipment

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Intended Outcomes

The participants will

  • Identify appropriate land application system(s) for their farm.
  • Understand the importance of equipment calibration.
  • Become familiar with the procedures to calibrate various pieces of application equipment.



The participants will

  • Select appropriate application systems.
  • Outline calibration procedures for land application equipment.
  • Complete regulatory assessment.

Author: Ron Sheffield