Category: Fungicide

Disease

Ascernity – New tool for the box

Application

Getting the best from Fungicide applications

Fungicide

Disease models look attractive

Using models to help guide turf management decisions is something everyone does. Many don’t even recognise they are doing it. Before any fungicide application everyone is, or should be, looking at some of the factors that influence the action they’ll take. In essence, creating their own model. Formal data gathering isn’t for everyone, but everyone…

Frequently Asked Questions

December FAQs 2021

What fungicide to use running up to Christmas Lots of questions on the build up to Christmas this year. November sat relatively cool read about that here…. well actually it wa just average but that feels cold compared to recent years. December seemed to be warming up so what fungicide should I use in order…

Fungicide

Turf Fungicide longevity using GDD

I get asked this one a lot – How long will my turf fungicide last? When you apply a fungicide there is a number of things going on: Reducing spore population around the plant Reducing spore population on the plant Defending and protecting the plant on the outside from new pathogen Getting into the plant…

Fungicide

Fungicide longevity

I get asked this one a lot – How long will my fungicide last? When you apply a fungicide there is a number of things going on: Reducing spore population around the plant Reducing spore population on the plant Defending and protecting the plant on the outside from new pathogen Getting into the plant and…

Autumn

Filling the gap – Introducing FR321

Fungicide programmes feel a little stretched this year and I thought you’d be interested to see why I’m recommending a Heritage WG, Medallion and Ryder tank mix to fill the gap. FR321 is a great tank mix with a good quantity of both systemic and contact fungicide with: The proven plant health benefits of Heritage…

Fungicide

ICL Offer – Ryder to go in the tank with your fungicide

ICL are currently doing a great offer on Ryder to go in the tank with our fungicide applications that’s well worth taking a look at. On the back of this leaflet you’ll see some data from a trial we did at the Irish Sports Turf Institute in 2018. In this trial we did some work…

Disease

Instrata Elite + Red Thread = Good news. But what’s involved?

We have some good news for you all – we now have Red Thread on the label for Instrata Elite. Particularly for those of you in Lawn Care where Red Thread is a much larger issue. I’ve been with Syngenta just Over 2 years now and Instrata Elite has been with us a little longer.…

Fungicide

Use by Dates – Fungicides

Great question on Twitter this week that was kindly directed my way by Craig at Colliers (thanks!). This is better answered on my blog as 280 characters just doesn’t cut it when you start talking about legislation!! The shelf life of Syngenta products can be measured in years. So why don’t we put a use-by-date…