I was going to spray my tart cherries and peaches with Kocide 3000. The user manual provides information on the application rate per acre. If I need 3.5 pounds per acre how much powder would go in a single gallon?
The info is in the Guide category, under Spray Amount Guide.
This is a wiki page for how much to spray of various chemicals. Many labels are for commercial use and are in pounds per acre which is not very helpful for us home growers, and this list is an estimate on what rate to use if there is no per gallon rate on the label; do first read the product label to see if it has a good per gallon amount on it.
Before getting into our own collected wisdom,
U KY Dry Pesticide Rates is a pdf with per gallon amounts for many powders.
Note also that these rates …
There are a lot of useful info in the Guide and Reference categories. Feel free to look them up.
I think I was looking at the low impact spray schedule before in which I couldn’t find it… I should’ve looked at other references😁
The actual amounts on the product label vary by crop. I have some of them listed per gallon here:
This is not a spray schedule. Instead, it is what I have on hand and could use based on past experience and current observations. We are out among our fruiting plants almost every day and thus notice things as they occur.
Note that for some plants there are multiple options. This is because I keep track of usage and rotate through different modes of action to reduce a build-up in pesticide resistance.
This list is geared for our climate and soils and so the application of each line to other lo…
Thank you for all your help!!!