The Matabi Evolution 16 knapsack sprayer is a pressurized device that is used to spray agrochemicals such as fungicides, fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides. The sprayer is carried on the back and is manually operated to build up pressure. It has a handheld nozzle to deliver the agrochemical to the crops. This product was previously called Matabi Super Agro 16.
Market Suggested Retail Price
Distributors / Implementing Organizations
The product has various distributors in five continents.
1.5 – 3 bars
Storage capacity (L)
Power requirement: Max power (W)
Maximum flow rate (L/min)
Plastic, fiberglass, and chrome steel
The Matabi Evolution 16 is an agricultural sprayer that can be worn as a knapsack. The product has a 16L capacity and comes with a 0.95 m fiberglass lance and chrome steel handle. The operator squeezes the handle to manually spray the liquid. The product comes with a pressure regulator, two seals, a dispenser, and a set of nozzles that regulate pressure, flow rate, and droplet spray pattern.
Technical support is provided by the manufacturer and the product comes with instruction manuals in 15 languages.
Spare parts are provided by the manufacturer.
The product has a 5-year warranty.
Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters
The product was designed to have a 16L capacity, a three-position pressure regulator of free flow, 1.5 bar, and 3 bar, and the ability to be compatible with various nozzles.
Vetted Performance Status
This product uses toxic agrochemicals which can cause severe injury or death if ingested or inhaled by humans or animals.
Complementary Technical Systems
This product comes with a set of interchangeable nozzles and the company sells many optional accessories.
Academic Research and References
Viera, F. and Escobar, L., 2015, Evaluation of mixtures of herbicides in the weed control in sugar cane field in three types of soils in Majibacoa, Las Tunas province, Cultivos Tropicals, 36(1), pp. 117-122.
Leiva, J., Berger, N., Pitty, A., and Quezada, J, 2008, Evaluación de Glifosato, Paraquat y Glufosinato para el manejo de malezas en el cultivo de Jatropha curcas, Choluteca, Honduras, Graduation project, Escuela Agrícola
Panamericana, Zamorano, Honduras.
Anzalone, A., Cirujeda, A., Aibar, J., Pardo, G., and Zaragoza, C., 2009, Effect of Biodegradable Mulch Materials on Weed Control in Processing Tomatoes, Weed Technology, 24(3), pp. 369-377.
Delgado-Moreno, L., Sanchez, A., Castillo, V., and Peña, A., 2007, Behavior of bensulfuron-methyl in an agricultural alkaline soil, Journal of Environmental Science and Health, 42(3).
Compliance with regulations
The nozzles comply with ISO-9001 standards. Goizper is the only Spanish-approved manufacturer and supplier in the international committees commissioned to set the rules and standards for spraying equipment for world organizations such as the FAO, Unicef, UNDP, WHO or ISO/TC23.
Goizper Sprayer Youtube channel. The name of the product was originally Matabi Super Agro 16 but is now called Matabi Evolution 16.