Farmer filling his sprayer with insecticide© Tim Scrivener
Agrochemical company Dow AgroScience could have a new insecticide product available by 2018, subject to approval. The systemic and translaminar active sulfoxaflor – named “isoclast” by the company – works on the central nervous system of insects and is a completely novel mode of action for the UK. Dow insecticide product manager John Sellars says the product will be aimed at controlling aphids resistant to pyrethroids or carbamates in cereal, potato and veg crops. In the future, the company may […]
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