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Terminology and Definitions for Application of Crop or Forestry Production and Protection Agents

Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan

ASAE  ASAE S327.4   July  2012

Keywords: Aerial application, Application, Chemical, Ground sprayer, Pesticide, Spraying, Spreading, Terminology

1 Scope

1.1 The purpose of this Standard is to establish uniform definitions used in the application of crop or forestry production and protection agents. The definitions are adopted from related fields where applicable.

1.2 The terms are appropriate for any agricultural, forestry, or vector control application. Units in parentheses following a definition are meant as typical and do not include all possible units available for the term.

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