Agricultural pesticides and biocides

Seminar on Risk Reduction Through Better Application Technology (Wellington, November 2005)

 

Seminar Presentations

Introduction by Chair

  • Dr. Wolfgang Zornbach, RRSG Chair, PDF

Government Experiences and Perspectives

  • Testing of Plant Protection Equipment in Germany - Georg F. Backhaus (Federal Biological Research Centre of Agriculture and Forestry), PDF
  • Drift Reduction Technology Program - Jay Ellenberger (US Environmental Protection Agency), PDF
  • Research on pesticide usage close to third party toward drift risk management - Jun Koide (Ministry of the Environment), PDF
  • Pesticide spray techniques and measures for risk reduction in Japan - Katsuya Sato (The Ministry of agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries), PDF

Stakeholder Experience and Perspectives

  • Three New Zealand Experiences - John Maber (Agribusiness Training, John Maber and Associates Ltd), PDF
  • Risk Reduction Through Better Application Technology: Stakeholder - Tom Bals (Micron Sprayers Ltd.), PDF
  • International Standards for Drift Reduction Technology Studies - Andrew Hewitt (International Standard Organisation), PDF
  • A Public Interest Perspective - Meriel Watts (Pesticide Action Network, Aotearoa New Zealand), PDF
  • Enhanced efficacy, efficiency and safety through improved application - Keith Jones (CropLife International), PDF