barley ears© Tim Scrivener
After a review of the maximum residue level (MRL) for broad-spectrum herbicide and desiccant diquat, the active will no longer be supported for use in barley crops pre-harvest. Legislation was introduced by the European Commission in 2008 to harmonise and simplify pesticide MRL rules across the European Union and better protect consumers against pesticide contamination in food. Under the Regulation 396/2005, a number of active substances have had their MRLs adjusted as part of an ongoing review, with insecticide pirimicarb another […]
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