Blight in potatoes© Tim Scrivener
Agrochemical company DuPont’s new late blight potato fungicide product looks set for approval by next spring and has seen impressive results in independent trials. Zorvek – which contains active ingredient oxathiapiprolin – is a completely new mode of action with a unique classification from the fungicide resistance action committee. It is welcome news for the spud industry as concerns are growing over the recently discovered dark green 37_A2 blight strain, which has shown resistance to common blight active fluazinam. See […]
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