Agricultural Cases

EnviroComp Consulting, Inc. has provided consulting support in several agricultural cases involving the use of pesticides. Our work has often required collection and interpretation of available meteorological data; historical reconstruction of pesticide application; computer simulation of aerial drift of pesticides; and visualization / animation of data and events.

Selected Projects

Idaho Growers

In 1999 and 2000, Oust® herbicide was sprayed on more than 50,000 acres of rangeland in South Central Idaho. Subsequently, contaminated dust was resuspended and and deposited over downwind agricultural fields, injuring Idaho farmers’ crops. [Read More]

Evaluation of Possible Agricultural Damage from Alleged Herbicide Drift from a Crop Duster

This litigation case dealt with alleged herbicide drift of pesticides from a crop duster, with consequent damage over young tomato plantings. [Read More]