OMAFRA Controlled Environment Agriculture Webinar Series: spraying in CEA – June 24, 12-1 pm

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Interested in learning more about effective spraying in controlled environment agriculture? Tune in at noon this Thursday with host Dr. Fadi Al-Daoud and co-host Dr. Andrew Wylie for a presentation by OMAFRA’s application specialist Dr. Jason Deveau specific to closed environments:

Title: Spraying in controlled environment agriculture

Who: Jason Deveau, Application Technology Specialist, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs

A photo of Jason Deveau

Date and Time:

Thursday, June 24, 2021

12:00–1:00 PM EST (lunch and learn)

Where: Zoom


Presentation description:

The objective of spraying is to get an effective dose of product from the sprayer to the target surface as efficiently as possible. So, how do you do that? Where did you get your spraying advice from? How do you know if you hit the target without waiting for pests and disease to tell you? This presentation will discuss the unique circumstances of spraying in a closed environment, explain droplet behaviour (and misbehaviour) and present a few feedback tools to confirm your spray went where you wanted it to.


Dr. Fadi Al-Daoud, Greenhouse Vegetable Specialist

Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA)


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