Cereals: Wheat: Fusarium Crown and Foot Rot (Fusarium graminearum, F. culmorum, F. pseudogarminearum)


Pub 812: Field Crop Protection Guide > Chapter 4: Cereals > Wheat: Fusarium Crown and Foot Rot

Field Crop Protection Guide 2011-2012, Order 2011-2012 publication

Table of Contents

  1. Integrated Pest Management Options
      • difenoconazole + metalaxyl-M – Dividend XL RTA
      • ipconazole - Rancona Apex
      • tebuconazole + metalaxyl-M - Raxil MD
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Integrated Pest Management Options

Seed Treatment

Cool, dry soils are favourable for disease development. Delay planting until conditions will result in a rapid and uniform emergence. Avoid planting after corn and maintain good soil fertility.

 
Active ingredient difenoconazole + metalaxyl-M
Trade name Dividend XL RTA
Rate (product) 325-650 mL per 100 kg seed
Comments Provides suppression only. For both commercial seed treatment plants and on-farm treatment using standard gravity flow- or mist-type seed treatment equipment. May also be used in treat-on-the-go seeder. Do not graze, feed green forage or cut for hay within 35 days of planting.

 

 
Active ingredient ipconazole
Trade name Rancona Apex
Rate (product) 325 mL per 100 kg seed
Comments Provides suppression only. Do not graze or feed livestock on treated areas for 30 days after planting.

 

 
Active ingredient tebuconazole + metalaxyl-M
Trade name Raxil MD
Rate (product) 300 mL per 100 kg seed
Comments Provides suppression only. For both commercial seed treatment plants and on-farm treatment with conventional seed treating equipment that can accurately control application rates and provides good distribution of chemical onto the seed in the mixing chamber. Uniform application is necessary to ensure seed safety and best disease control. Do not graze or feed livestock on treated areas for 4 weeks after planting.

 


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