(c) Tim Scrivener
Applying SDHI fungicide penthiopyrad to cereals and oilseed rape increases rooting and could help crops withstand pressure from pests, disease and extreme weather. Dupont’s penthiopyrad is the most recent new-generation SDHI fungicide molecule to come to market, gaining UK approval in spring 2013. The active is included in the product Vertisan for use in winter cereals and, more recently, in Refinzar, an SDHI/strobilurin co-formulation for controlling phoma in oilseed rape. Independent research at the University of Nottingham has shown that […]