Brassica growers given warning

Brassica growers have been warned that the Pesticides Safety Directorate has revoked the specific off-label approval for the use of Signum (pyraclostrobin and boscalid) on outdoor crops of Chinese cabbage, collards (including spring greens), kale, komatsuna and Pak Choi, along with protected crops of Chinese cabbage, Choi Sum and Pak Choi, because of its potential to exceed the new maximum residue level set by the EU. This does not have any relevance to growers of leafy brassicas grown for baby leaf production.


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