TITLE

Hot days for spraying

AUTHOR(S)
Crewe, Richard
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;7/21/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 3, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the wheat herbicide programme for the Liberty Link canola in Canada. The programme had a half rate Stratego fungicide included, the only strobilurin product available here, as insurance. The last wheat to be sprayed was 153 acres of new variety Proven 5602HR, had a much higher leaf disease level of septoria and tan sopt compared with the AC Superb.
ACCESSION #
21804023

 

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