Septoria© David Jones/RBI
A new type of fungicide is likely to be available to wheat growers in 18 months’ time to give leading protection against the crop’s most damaging disease, septoria. Growers rely on just two groups of fungicides – SDHIs and azoles – for curative action against this debilitating disease, but Inatreq from Dow AgroSciences will give them a useful third. This should help to calm fears of fungicide resistance and will be a welcome weapon in the fight against disease when some fungicides are […]