Spain grants exceptional use fungicides
Spain has granted emergency approval for use of various fungicide formulations on kaki, national media report. The Ministry of Agriculture has approved the marketing of formulations based on difenoconazole 25% EC, pyraclostrobin 25% EC or mancozeb 80% WP. It is for the control of Japanese Persimmon ( Mycosphaerella navae). The authorisations run from March 15th to June 30th. The use was requested by the regional Ministry of Agriculture for Valencia. The same approval was granted for the same period last year.