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Season's first detection of soy rust in Brazil

The first reported detection of Asian soybean rust (Phakopsora pachyrhizi) incidence in Brazil has come some ten days later this year.

Brazil Fungicides

EU sets phase out dates for iprodione

EU member states must withdraw approvals for products containing the fungicide/nematicide, iprodione, by March 5th 2018, and may only grant short grace periods for existing stocks, which must expire by June 5th 2018.
EU Fungicides

BASF to launch Allstar fungicide in UK

BASF is to launch the fungicide, Allstar (fluxapyroxad – trademarked as Xemium), for in-furrow treatment of Rhizoctonia solani in potatoes in the UK.
Fungicides United Kingdom

Canada to OK ISK's fluazinam for turf

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has proposed the approval of Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha subsidiary ISK Biosciences’ fungicide, Secure (fluazinam), for use on turf.

Canada Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha

BASF to launch Sercadis in Italy

BASF has presented its fungicide, Sercadis (fluxapyroxad - trade-marked as Xemium 300 g/litre), in Italy.

Fungicides BASF

US OK for BASF’s Stamina F4 Cereals

BASF has received US approval for its fluxapyroxad (trade-marked as Xemium)-based fungicidal seed treatment, Stamina F4 Cereals (fluxapyroxad 8.5 g/litre + pyraclostrobin 16.8 g/litre + triticonazole 16.8 g/litre + metalaxyl 9.7 g/litre). 
Seed treatments United States

Brazil approves Bayer's bixafen

Brazil has approved the Bayer Crop Science fungicide, bixafen, as a new active ingredient.

Brazil Brazil Mapa

Bayer debuts Prosaro XTR in Canada

Bayer’s Crop Science division has launched a new fungicide formulation in Canada based on established active ingredients. 
Fungicides Canada

Canada to restrict fosetyl-aluminium

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposes to restrict the use of the fungicide, fosetyl-aluminium, to protect human health and the environment. 
Canada PMRA

New active ingredients registered or launched in 2017

New active ingredients registered or launched in 2017, with links to the original articles.

Biologicals Insecticides

Bayer debuts Luna Tranquility in Chile

Bayer’s Crop Science division has launched its fungicide, Luna Tranquillity (fluopyram + pyrimethanil), in Chile.

Chile Bayer Crop Science

ISO name for Nissan fungicide

The ISO Technical Committee on Common Names for Pesticides has provisionally approved pyrapropoyne as the name for Nissan Chemical’s new fungicide. 
Fungicides Nissan Chemical
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