NC State Extension

Backpack Sprayers

Types of Sprayers

Backpack Sprayers

bpack-225Pump-up backpack sprayers are most often used to apply herbicides in Christmas trees. However, they can be used to make spot treatments of insecticides or miticides. Use either a hollow cone adjustable nozzle or a double flat fan nozzle to give the best penetration into foliage.

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Photo of Jill Sidebottom, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Jill SidebottomExtension Specialist (Mountain Conifer IPM) (828) 684-3562 jill_sidebottom@ncsu.eduForestry & Environmental Resources - NC State University
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