The National Sprayer Testing Scheme was implemented in 2002 and currently certifies over 20,000 sprayers annually.
As every grower knows, the NSTS sprayer certification is a necessity in today’s industry.
Schemes such as the Red Tractor Crop and Fresh Produce initiatives require yearly testing of boom sprayers over 3 meters and granular applicators.
Not only does the NSTS apply to the agricultural industry, but also to horticulture, fruit growers and amenity. The latter of which covering a vast range of sites from golf courses, sports fields, railways, foot paths and highways. Anything in regular use by the public.
The test focuses on the sprayers main components:
- Control systems (electronic or hand operated)
- Pipe work and hosing
- Nozzles and nozzle control
- Chemical induction systems
- Calibration of electronic systems
Don’t let your sprayer test expire and risk jeopardising your crop. Call us today for a competitive testing quote.
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