1. General Model Information


Acronym: FINDER_CL

Main medium: terrestrial
Main subject: biogeochemistry
Organization level:
Type of model: not specified
Main application:
Keywords: agrochemical, pesticides, database, herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, plant growth regulators, active ingredients, cost


Crop Science and Protection Department
Scottish Agricultural College - Aberdeen
581 King Street
Phone: +44 224 48029
Fax :



A powerful tool to aid selection of suitable and approved pesticides for a given weed, disease or pest problem. Database contains information on approx. 700 pesticides (herbicides, fungicides, insecticides and plant growth regulators). The user is given information on active ingredients and cost, and directed to the manufacturers product manual for further information on correct use. Product database updated annually. Used in problem solving exercises.

Author of the abstract:

Centre for Computer-based Learning in Land Use and Environmental Sciences (CLUES)

II. Technical Information

II.1 Executables:

Operating System(s): IBM PC

II.2 Source-code:

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III. Mathematical Information

III.1 Mathematics

III.2 Quantities

III.2.1 Input

III.2.2 Output

IV. References

V. Further information in the World-Wide-Web

VI. Additional remarks

Last review of this document by: R. Patzak : 16. September 1997 -
Status of the document:
last modified by Tobias Gabele Wed Aug 21 21:44:42 CEST 2002

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