J. Chaput, OMAFRA, Minor Use Coordinator, Guelph
The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently announced the approval of a minor use label expansion registration for Chateau® Herbicide for control of labeled weeds on garlic in Canada. Chateau® Herbicide was already labeled for use on a number of crops in Canada for control of several weeds.
This minor use project was submitted by the national minor use program at Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Pest Management Centre as a result of minor use priorities established by growers and extension personnel.
The following is provided as an abbreviated, general outline only. Users should be making weed management decisions within a robust integrated weed management program and should consult the complete label before using Chateau® Herbicide.
|Crop(s)||Target||Rate (g/ha)||Application Information||PHI (days)|
|Garlic||Labeled weeds||280-420 depending upon soil type||Apply prior to weed emergence. Apply prior to emergence of garlic and within 3 days after planting garlic. Apply only once per growing season.||N/A|
Chateau® Herbicide is toxic to aquatic organisms, small wild animals, certain beneficial insects and non-target terrestrial plants. Do not apply this product or allow drift to other crops or non-target areas. Do not contaminate off-target areas or aquatic habitats when spraying or when cleaning and rinsing spray equipment or containers.
There are significant precautions and detailed directions for use on the Chateau® Herbicide label; follow these carefully.
Note: This article is not intended to be an endorsement or recommendation for this particular product, but rather a notice of registration activity