BASF’s Initium receives UK approval
BASF has received UK approval for two products based on its fungicide, Initium (ametoctradin). Resplend and Decabane are combination fungicides and have been registered for the control of potato blight ( Phytophthora infestans). The active ingredient has been trade-marked as Initium. This is the second European approval for the ai, the first being in Romania towards the beginning of the year ( Agrow No 583, p 24).