TITLE

Fungicides finding broader use on Southern crops

AUTHOR(S)
Haire, Brad
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight;5/20/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the benefits of a well-timed fungicide in protecting crops and securing higher profits for Southern farmers, who are progressively using fungicides not just on peanuts but also on corn, cotton and soybeans, a practice which has been working for them in preventing some devastating diseases from infesting the crops. It is cited, however, that careful application must be observed to avoid the risk of fungicide resistance with triazole- or strobilurine-based products.
ACCESSION #
88033668

 

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