Precision sprayers and air-blast sprayer adjustments to optimize spray application efficiency
Brent Warneke, Oregon State University
Brent holds a Bachelor’s degree in Horticultural Science from Colorado State University, and a Master’s in Plant Pathology from Oregon State University (OSU). Brent has expertise in plant pathology, viticulture, and spray application technology. In his current role at OSU, Brent has been investigating how intelligent sprayer retrofits can improve chemical use efficiency and reduce off target drift in wine grapes, hazelnuts, and ornamental nursery crops. Brent is passionate about the practical application of science and working with diverse groups to achieve the most efficient outcomes for crop production, farmers and the environment. Brent enjoys rock climbing, fishing, camping, skiing, and many other outdoor pursuits.