Useful Conversions

There are many different weights and volumes used when working out what area you have, or how much product you may require. All pesticide dosage rates are given in metric units, but these can be easily converted into Imperial by using the chart below.

AREA
1 Hectare = 2.47 Acres

Hectare = 10,000m2

Hectare = 38 Tennis Courts

Hectare = 1.4 Football Pitches

Acre = 0.4 Hectares

1 Acre = 4,046m2

1 Acre = 15 Tennis Courts

1 Acre = 0.56 Football Pitch

7140m2 = 1 Football Pitch

260m2 = 1 Tennis Court

VOLUME

1 Litre = 1,000ml

1 Litre = 2.1 Pints

1 Litre = 35 Fluid Ounces

1 Litre = 0.2 Gallon

WEIGHT

1 Ton = 1,000kg

Hundred Weight = 50kg

1kg = 2.2 Pound (lb)

1kg = 0.15 Stone

1,000g = 1 kg


Product Requirement

If you are struggling to work out how much product you may need for an area then try our Product Calculator (opens Excel). This will allow you to enter your product, area & the dose rate. It will then tell you how much you require. If you cannot find the product you are looking for then please contact us.



Downloads

Operator Application Record Sheet

Knapsack Sprayer Calibration Sheet

LERAP - Boom Sprayers Information Sheet

LERAP - Buffer Form