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Dew makes mornings the worst time to spray, Farming Smarter researchers have found.


Farmers, hit that snooze button — spraying later is your best bet

For pre-seed burn-down and broadleaf weed control, it’s better to 
spray during the day rather than early morning or nighttime

A plant in the morning dew is a little like a man stepping out of a shower — wet and cold, and that much colder because it’s wet. “The phase change between a liquid and a gas sucks heat energy out of the plant. That practice will actually hurt the plant,” said Ken Coles, general […] Read more