Certis Europe to sell Quickdown in the Netherlands
Nihon Nohyaku has appointed Mitsui & Co's agrochemical distribution company, Certis Europe, as distributor for its herbicide/potato desiccant, Quickdown (pyraflufen-ethyl 26.5 g/litre), in the Netherlands. Quickdown has recently been registered in the country. It is a contact herbicide and can be used on ware, processing and mechanically treated seed potatoes at a rate of 0.8 litre/ha in a tank mix with 2 litre/ha of oil. Certis also distributes Quickdown in Belgium and Luxembourg.