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The UK Pesticide Guide 2015

The UK Pesticide Guide 2015 is now available to purchase, says the British Crop Production Council (BCPC).

This annually produced publication, now in its 28th edition, is essential for: authorities, contractors, advisors, professional groundkeepers, farmers, local government, gardeners and spray operators.

New for the 2015 edition –

  • New additions include: six herbicide profiles, six new fungicide profiles, one new insecticide.
  • Many products have been issued with revised expiry dates.
  • Hundreds of new Extensions of Approval for Minor Uses (EAMUs) have been added – vital for the production of less mainstream crops.

The UK Pesticide Guide is the only comprehensive printed reference for all products approved for use in agriculture, amenity, forestry and horticulture in the UK and provides the most up-to-date information available for the main spraying season.

Split into six sections the book covers;

Crop / pest guide index 
Pesticide profiles
Products also registered (PARs)
Adjuvants
Key information for users of pesticides
Suppliers of pesticides and adjuvants

The data contained in The UK Pesticide Guide is also available as a searchable online subscription resource for further information and to subscribe visit: plantprotection.co.uk.

BASIS members can gain 2 CPD points on purchases of The UK Pesticide Guide 2015, adds BCPC. The Guide can be purchased on the BCPC’s website.


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