Air-Assistance in Spray Booms which have Different Spray Volumes and Nozzle Types for Chemically Controlling Spodoptera Frugiperda on Corn

Journal title

Journal of Plant Protection Research




vol. 52


No 2


Divisions of PAS

Nauki Biologiczne i Rolnicze


Committee of Plant Protection PAS ; Institute of Plant Protection – National Research Institute




eISSN 1899–007X ; ISSN 1427–4345


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