Growers urged to ensure responsible metaldehyde use

Farmers Weekly

Growers have been reminded to use metaldehyde responsibly after reports that excessive levels of the molluscicide have been detected in some watercourses. Wet weather in July and August encouraged a late flush of weed growth, caused problems at harvest and created ideal conditions for slugs. Pesticide monitoring group the Voluntary Initiative (VI) said it was […]

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