Farm Industry News

New episode of FMC Minute features John Deere sprayer specialist

Properly calibrating your sprayer is vital in getting crops the nutrients they need this growing season. The Minute Host Jake Turner recently spoke with Jamie Boswell, a John Deere sprayer specialist at Northwest Implement, to discuss best practices for sprayer calibration. Watch the episode below.

Some of Boswell’s tips include:

  • Appropriate cleaning of the sprayer
  • Checking the settings
  • Changing sprayer needs depending on landscape
  • Implementing these changes well in advance

The Minute by FMC features Host Jake Turner as he travels through corn and soybean country talking with experts about pest management and other important issues that affect yield. Previous episodes have highlighted topics such as at-plant insecticides, breaking the yield ceiling and fall burndown field comparisons. Each time registered viewers watch an episode, they are entered to win a variety of prizes as part of the The Minute “Watch & Win Choose Your Adventure Sweepstakes.”

The episode is also available online now at