Greece: derogation for Kendo UM in cotton

The Greek authority has given a derogation for the use of Kendo UM in cotton.

Kendo UM 5.12 SC (active ingredient: Fenpyroximate) has been granted a derogation of a marketing authorization to treat yellow tetranychus (tetranychus urticae) in cotton.

COVID-19: Nichino Europe is supporting local care home in Cambridge

We would like to briefly outline what Nichino Europe is doing as a business to help those on the front line fight against COVID-19:
In the UK we are currently supporting a local care home close to our offices in Cambridge by supplying personal protective equipment to help protect its staff and residents during these difficult times.

Minor uses extension granted for Pyraflufen-ethyl in Belgium

Art. 51 extension has been granted for the following minor uses for Pyraflufen-ethyl in Belgium: 
  •  Weed control on: apricot, cherry & sour cherry, peach & nectarine, plum, grape (for wine production), kiwi, strawberries (production and multiplication), berries (blackberries, raspberries, blueberries, gooseberries, cranberries), asparagus & ornamentals
  • Sucker control on grapes (for wine production) and berries (blackberries, raspberries, blueberries, gooseberries, cranberries)

This extension adds to the broad label of this versatile product.

Pyraflufen-ethyl derogation for potato desiccation granted in Germany

New derogation has been received from German Agriculture Ministry (BVL).

Pyraflufen-ethyl derogation for potato desiccation use:
  • Up to 2 applications for potato desiccation until 14 days before harvest
  • Derogation period: 01. June to 28. September 2020 
  • This derogation covers 20.000 ha for seed potatoes