7th: How To Calibrate a Backpack Sprayer? – Spray Calibration part II

06.08.17 | Thursday | Seventh day of internship We did the calibration of Walking Boom Sprayer and 24 gallon tank sprayer yesterday. Related post: How To Calibrate a Walking Boom Sprayer Today, we calibrated the backpack sprayer.  Kuya Roque showed me the proper way to use the backpack sprayer.  And I tried it too! Good… Continue reading 7th: How To Calibrate a Backpack Sprayer? – Spray Calibration part II

6th: How To Calibrate a Walking Boom Sprayer? – Spray Calibration part I

06.07.17 | Wednesday | Sixth day of internship  I asked Kuya Roque if I can observe and help him with the Fertilizer Spray Calibration. Importance of Spray Calibration  Improper calibration may cause poor pest control, environmental contamination, injury to the desires turf, and unnecessary expenditures for chemicals.  Calibration of the Walking Boom Sprayer Materials needed:… Continue reading 6th: How To Calibrate a Walking Boom Sprayer? – Spray Calibration part I

5th: How to Collect Soil Samples in a Golf Course? – Soil Sampling

06.06.17 | Tuesday | Fifth day of internship  I experienced one of the biggest challenges in my life today! I thought it will be my usual day but it changed when the superintendent gave some ziplock bags and a soil probe to do soil sampling. He also asked me to get a rental cart from… Continue reading 5th: How to Collect Soil Samples in a Golf Course? – Soil Sampling

Agriculture: a Major for People Who Love to Travel

(Photo: “Harvesting Season” taken at Calauan, Laguna, Philippines by Jack Guevara) See that picture? It’s just an ordinary harvesting scenario in the field but see how it is aesthetically pleasing. It is one of my travel photos while doing a community service in a rice farming community in Laguna. What I love about being an… Continue reading Agriculture: a Major for People Who Love to Travel