Mixing Plantskydd powder concentrate
Mixing Powder Concentrate & Spray Application – Forestry / Silviculture
Mixing tips for large batches of Plantskydd powder concentrate
* a paint-mixer stir attachment for cordless electric drills is very effective when mixing Plantskydd powder concentrate in 5 gallons pails of water.
* high speed mixing and/or prolonged agitation will produce excessive foam.
* If anti-foamer additive is used, add it to mixture just before pouring into backpack type sprayers.
* once mixed, strain the solution through the strainer included in packaging to remove any undisolved particles.
Plantskydd Spray Application
APPLY ON DRY PLANTS – rainfast in 24 hours
For Deer & Elk – Dip/Spray mainly tops of plant — until wet but not dripping.
For Rabbits – spray stem and lower leaves.
Ornamentals — spray mainly on leaves of plants until wet – avoid blossoms.
ALWAYS TREAT NEW GROWTH
Needles/leaves darken temporarily after treatment — original color returns in 18-36 hours.
Apply at above freezing temperature.
Avoid application in direct hot sunlight — for best results, apply in early morning or late afternoon.
Treating Pine seedlings during bud flush is not recommended (OK before/after bud flush period).
Allow to dry 24 hours before watering plants.
Rinse sprayer, gloves and planting equipment after use.
If sprayer clogs, rinse in hot water.
Use mixed solution within a few days.
Commercial Scale Spray Application Video
using a back-pack-sprayer for large scale, commercial applications.
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