Drift problems continue to plague Delta farmers

Spraying herbicides is never without some risk, but that risk increases dramatically when growers spray when winds are high. Dr. Eric Webster talked about the risks of drift and what can be done to address those in his stop on the LSU Rice Research Station Field Day tours earlier this summer. Webster says proper cleaning of spray equipment is also important.

Watch the video at Delta Farm Press.

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