As the calendar has turned to a new year, the news from seed and chemical companies is that there is considerable confusion about seed-applied treatments. Growers, they’re finding, have been left with a mixed bag of information about the options available to them, much of which is flat out wrong.
Some growers believed they had no seed-applied options at all, while others were confused about the levels of neonicotinoid seed treatments they could use.
Some thought they could use 50 per cent, while others thought neonics had been banned altogether. Read more