volume 70, issue 6, P390-396 2013
DOI: 10.1590/s0103-90162013000600003
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Abstract: ABSTRACT: The application rate of plant-protection products is indicated as a concentration or amount of product per area. Greenhouse crops grow swiftly, and an application rate based on a fi xed amount of product per hectare can result either in large losses and overdoses when the plants are small or to be insuffi cient when the plants are fully developed. To solve these problems, the application rates of plant-protection products need to be adapted to the plant mass present in the greenhouse when the spray …

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