Bacterial leaf spot

Bacterial leaf spot on lettuce

The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently announced the approval of an URMULE registration for Confine Extra fungicide for suppression of bacterial leaf spot (Xanthomonos campestris pv vitians) in Canada. Confine Extra fungicide was already labeled for use on a number of crops in Canada for several different diseases.

 

The minor use project was submitted as a result of minor use priorities established by growers and extension personnel.

 

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 Confine Extra fungicide.

 

Crop

Target

Rate (L/ha)

Applications

PHI (days)

Leaf lettuce

Bacterial leaf spot (Xanthomonas campestris pv vitians)

7 L in a minimum of 100 L

Apply when conditions are favourable for disease development and continue on a seven-day re-treatment interval. Maximum six applications per season.

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Do not permit Confine Extra fungicide to contaminate off-target areas or aquatic habitats when spraying or when cleaning and rinsing spray equipment or containers.

 

Follow all precautions and detailed directions for use on the Confine Extra 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://bit.ly/2uIBecp

 

Jim Chaput is minor use coordinator for the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.

 

 

 

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Monday, July 10, 2017

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