Category Archives: Weed Management

Minor Use Label Expansion Granted For Prowl H20 Herbicide for Weed Control on Snap, Lima and Adzuki Beans

J. Chaput, OMAFRA, Minor Use Coordinator, Guelph

The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently announced the approval of a minor use label expansion for PROWL H2O Herbicide (pendimethalin) for control of weeds on snap, lima and adzuki beans in Canada. Prowl H2O herbicide was already labeled for management of weeds on corn, soybeans and dry bulb onions in Canada.

These minor use submissions were sponsored in 2010 by the minor use office of OMAFRA in response to minor use priorities identified by producers and extension personnel in Canada. Additional data supporting these projects was provided by Dr. Darren Robinson, Dr. Peter Sikkema and D. Bilyea, U.ofG., Ridgetown and Todd Cowan, U.ofG., Huron.

Weed control is an important component of snap, lima and adzuki production and has been identified as a priority by producers for several years. The registration of Prowl H2O herbicide is an important step towards improving the weed management and resistance management toolkit. Continue reading Minor Use Label Expansion Granted For Prowl H20 Herbicide for Weed Control on Snap, Lima and Adzuki Beans