TITLE

new sugar beet fungicide approved

AUTHOR(S)
Abram, Mike
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;5/2/2008, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the approval of a new sugar beet fungicide, Escolta, in Great Britain. According to Bayer CropScience's Neil Thompson, containing cyproconazole + trifloxystrobin, the fungicide gives good broad-spectrum control of all the main diseases. Across three trials in 2007 the product averaged 27 percent higher yields than the untreated.
ACCESSION #
32134575

 

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