Herbicide approval

19 April 2002

Herbicide approval

RESIDUAL herbicide Dacthal (chlorthal-dimethyl) has been granted approval for weed control in navy and dwarf French beans.

Approved under the Specific Off-Label Approval system, horticultural supplier Certis says the product presents one of very few residual weed control options in those crops.

Many residual herbicides had been lost as a result of the European pesticide review, the company explains. Dacthal is effective at controlling broad-leaved weeds, including fat hen and polygonum species, it says. &#42

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