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Tank-mixing Chemicals

Tank-mixing pesticides and fertilizers is a convenient and cost effective way to apply two or more chemicals at once.  When done appropriately, tank-mixing can reduce labor and equipment costs, and save time and energy.  However, chemicals can potentially react with each other and/or change the characteristics of the carrier water.  These interactions can change the efficacy of pesticides in both positive and negative ways.  more...

Dara Park, PhD and Juang-Horng "JC" Chong, PhD