Foliar applied fungicide for garden beets

The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently announced the approval of an URMULE registration for Tilt 250E foliar fungicide for control of Cercospora Leaf Spot on garden beets in Canada. Tilt 250E foliar fungicide was already labeled for use on a number of crops in Canada for control / suppression of several diseases.

 

The following is provided as an abbreviated, general outline only. Users should be making pest management decisions within a robust integrated disease management program and should consult the complete label before using Tilt 250E foliar fungicide.

Crop(s)

Target

Rate (mL/ha)

Application Information

PHI (days)

Garden beets

Cercospora Leaf Spot

500

Apply prior to when conditions are favourable for disease development. Repeat at 10 – 14 day intervals until conditions are no longer favourable for disease development. Apply a maximum of two applications per season.

14

Follow all precautions and detailed directions for use on the Tilt 250E foliar fungicide label carefully. 

 

For a copy of the new minor use label contact your local crop specialist, regional supply outlet or visit the PMRA label site http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/pest/registrant-titulaire/tools-outils/label-etiq-eng.php

 

 

Source:  Jim Chaput, OMAFRA news release

Publish date: 
Wednesday, September 4, 2019

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