Arysta/Cheminova gain US Fortix use on wheat
Arysta LifeScience and Cheminova have received extended US approval for the fungicide, Fortix (fluoxastrobin + flutriafol), for use on winter and spring wheat. The product is jointly produced and marketed by both companies under a 2013 agreement. It was introduced for use on soybeans and maize. Fortix is recommended for use on wheat to control rusts, powdery mildew, Septoria glume and leaf blotch, and tan spot.