UK and Ireland: Broad-spectrum fungicide can now be used to control rhizoctonia in potato

Image result for Zoxis successfully re-registered in UK & IrelandZoxis, a broad-spectrum fungicide from Arysta LifeScience, has been successfully re-registered for use in the UK & Ireland, and can now be used on a wider range of crops. Benefits of the product, which contains azoxystrobin, include control of diseases such as septoria, fusarium and rust, as well as promoting beneficial physiological and greening effects. It offers translaminar, systemic and protectant activity and is for use in resistance management programmes. Following successful re-registration, Zoxis has gained a range of additional uses, including oilseed rape, field beans and various field vegetables. It can also now be used in-furrow for control of rhizoctonia in potato. These are in addition to the existing registration, which includes application on wheat, barley and asparagus. More