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US Tolerance Tracker update March 2019

The March 2019 update of the US Tolerance Tracker is available in the Agrow Data section.

United States

US exemption for Xylella bacteriophages

The US EPA has granted a tolerance exemption for bacteriophages active against the bacterial disease, Xylella fastidiosa, for all food commodities. 

United States EPA

US label expansion for Gowan's Magister SC

Agrochemical company Gowan's US business, Gowan USA (Overland Park, Kansas), has received a US label expansion for its insecticide/acaricide/fungicide, Magister SC (fenazaquin). 

United States Insecticides

Canadian study on clothianidin and bee mites

Canadian researchers have highlighted a complex interaction between sub-lethal concentrations of the neonicotinoid insecticide, clothianidin, and the mite, Varroa destructor, on honey bees. 

Canada Research

Court orders US EPA to act on chlorpyrifos

A US federal appeals court has ordered the EPA to make a final decision by mid-July on whether it will revoke food tolerances for chlorpyrifos and ban agricultural uses of the insecticide. 

United States Insecticides

Canada to OK fatty acid herbicides

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has proposed the approval of Malaysian company Emery Oleochemicals' (Selangor) fatty acid ammonium salt-based herbicides, Emerion W 36 SL and Axxe Broad Spectrum Herbicide. 

Canada Herbicides & PGRs

US approval for Syngenta's dicamba pre-mix

Syngenta has received US approval for the herbicide, Tavium Plus VaporGrip Technology (dicamba + S-metolachlor). 

United States Herbicides & PGRs

US EPA posts BASF's Tirexor application

The US EPA has notified receipt of an application from BASF to register the herbicide, trifludimoxazin (trade-marked as Tirexor), as a new active ingredient. 

Herbicides & PGRs United States

Syngenta debuts Miravis Ace in US

Syngenta has introduced the fungicide, Miravis Ace (pydiflumetofen – trade-marked as Adepidyn + propiconazole), in the US for the control of Fusarium head blight (Fusarium graminearum) on wheat. 

Fungicides United States

Silvar gains Canadian OK for soybean inoculant

Swiss biologicals company Andermatt Biocontrol's Canadian subsidiary, Silvar Technologies (Fredericton, New Brunswick), has received Canadian approval for the biostimulant, Rootwin Plus-S, for use on soybeans. 

Biologicals Canada

US pest control revenues up 4% in 2018

Revenues generated by the US pest control industry rose by 4.4% to $8,971 million in 2018, according to US market research company Specialty Consultants (Jacksonville, Florida). 

United States

US judge orders Bayer to seek glyphosate cancer lawsuits settlements

A US federal judge has ordered Bayer to try and settle hundreds of lawsuits brought by cancer victims who allege that its legacy company Monsanto had failed to warn them of the risks from its glyphosate-based herbicide, Roundup.  

United States Herbicides & PGRs
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