TITLE

Producers take pesticide stewardship seriously

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/6/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 14, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on decision of the Pesticides Safety Directorate in Great Britain to withdraw the isoproturon (IPU) and trifuralin pesticides from the Voluntary Initiative in 2007. The move was made due to concerns about the threat they pose to water quality. It notes that the industry organizations that run the initiative argue that the results for 2006-2007 affirm that the industry is taking the scheme very seriously.
ACCESSION #
25063894

 

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