Selected Pesticide Drift Management Resources

  1. Drift management and nozzle selection resources - Brent Pringnitz at Iowa State University, Weed Science On-Line. Articles and resource listings on drift management and nozzles.
  2. Spray Drift of Pesticides - EPA Spray Drift page.
  3. Drift education materials collected at Kansas State University - Robert Wolf's Pesticide Application Technology Project has collected several downloadable PowerPoint presentations on drift management as well as others on different pesticide application technology.
  4. USDA/ARS Application Technology Research Project: Pesticide Application Technologies for Spray-Drift Management, Maximizing in-Field Deposition, and Targeted Spraying
  5. Spray Drift Task Force (SDTF) - The Spray Drift Task Force was organized under provisions of FIFRA to develop a generic spray drift data base capable of satisfying spray drift data requirements for virtually all pesticide product registrations in the United States and Canada.
  6. SDTF Publications - all of these publications are in PDF format.
  7. Tips to Help Minimize Pesticide Drift - From Gempler's Technical Services Resource Center. This is a commercial site.
  8. Instructions for Operating the Skymate Wind Gauge found in the Owners Manual
  9. Spray Drift Management: DuPont Sulfonylurea Herbicides Fact Sheet
  10. Drift of Sulfonylurea Herbicides - An article by Bob Hartzler, Iowa State University Extension. Iowa State University Weed Science on Line.
  11. "New Ways to Predict Aerial Spray Deposition and Drift," an article by M.E. Teske, et al., in the Journal of Forestry (96(6), 25-31), June 1998.