DOI: 10.17265/2159-5828/2017.07.004
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Sarah Wynn, Faye Ritchie, Charles Foulkes, Oliver Rubinstein

Abstract: Abstract:Mancozeb is a multi-site fungicide used to control late blight (Phytophthora infestans) and early blight (Alternaria solani) in potatoes, and is currently due for re-approval as part of the EU Sustainable Use Directive-Authorisation of Plant Protection Products Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. In order to understand its value to the EU potato industry, a stakeholder survey was conducted to understand the implications for P. infestans control and the impact on EU potato production if mancozeb was not ava…

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