Soybeans: Fungicides approved (Section 18) or registered (Section 3) for soybean rust (SBR) management

 

Changes in this Update, issued 3/30/09, are Underlined

Items in Blue are currently not available for SBR

 

Active ingredient

Product trade name (company)

State or Section 18

Federal or Section 3 status

start date

expiration

azoxystrobin

Quadris (Syngenta)

none

none

Registered

azoxystrobin + cyproconazole

Quadris Xtra

(Syngenta)

started 3/31/06 for MN and SD – covers use in 2006, 2007, and 2008 growing seasons

 

expires 3/31/09 for AL, AR, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NY, OK, OH, SC, SD, TN, TX and VA;

temporary tolerance for cyproconazole expires 12/31/09

Registered

azoxystrobin + propiconazole

Quilt (Syngenta)

started 11/10/04 for MN and SD – covers use in 2005, 2006 and 2007 growing seasons

expired 11/10/07 for AL, AR, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WV, and WI

Registered

boscalid + pyraclostrobin

Pristine (BASF)

none

none

Registration approved in 2004 but not marketed for SBR due to poor solo efficacy by boscalid against SBR

chlorothalonil

Bravo (Syngenta), Echo (Sipcam Agro), Equus (Makhteshim-Agan)

none

none

Registered

cyproconazole

Alto (Syngenta)

started 3/31/06 for MN and SD – covers use in 2006, 2007, and 2008 growing seasons

 

expires 3/31/09 for AL, AR, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NY, OK, OH, SC, SD, TN, TX and VA;

temporary tolerance expires 12/31/09

Registered

famoxadone + flusilazole

Charisma (DuPont)

Pending:  AL, AR, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, NE, NC, ND, OK, SD, TN, TX and VA (withdrawn)

none

Withdrawn

flusilazole

Punch (DuPont)

started 2/7/07 for MN and SD – covers use in 2007, 2008, and 2009 growing season

 

expires 2/7/10 for MN and SD

expires 6/15/10 for AL, AR, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, OH, OK, SC, TN, TX, and VA

temporary tolerance expires 12/31/10

Withdrawn from consideration for full Section 3 registration.  Section 18 registrations will remain in place until the indicated expiration dates in the column at left.

flutriafol

Topguard (Cheminova)

started 12/1/06 for MN and SD – covers use in 2007, 2008, and 2009 growing seasons

 

expires 12/1/09 for  MN and SD

expires 2/12/10 for

AR, IA, IN, KS, KY, MI, MO, NE, OK, and TN

expires 5/11/10 for

AL, GA, IL , MD, MS, OH, and ND

expires 6/7/10 for

DE, LA, NC, and TX

expires 6/28/10 for

SC and VA

temporary tolerance expires 12/31/10

Registration decision expected in late 2009

metconazole

Caramba (BASF)

started 4/19/06 for MN and SD – covers use in 2006, 2007, and 2008 growing seasons

 

expires 4/19/09 for AL, AR, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE,  NY, OK, OH, SC, SD,  TN, TX, and VA; 

temporary tolerance expires 12/31/10

Registered but not currently being marketed

metconazole + pyraclostrobin

 

Headline Caramba co-pack (BASF)

Withdrawn by registrant

Operetta premix (BASF)

Withdrawn by registrant

Multiva (BASF)

none

none

Registered but not currently being marketed

myclobutanil

Laredo EC (Dow Agro)

Laredo EW (Dow Agro)

started 11/10/04 for MN and SD – covers use in 2005, 2006 and 2007 growing seasons

expired 11/10/07 for AL, AR, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WV, and WI

Registered

propiconazole

Tilt (Syngenta),

Bumper (Makhteshim-Agan)

PropiMax (Dow Agro) – No longer available for SBR

started 11/10/04 for MN and SD – covers use in 2005, 2006 and 2007 growing seasons

 

expired 11/10/07 for AL, AR, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WV, and WI

Registered

propiconazole + trifloxystrobin

Stratego (Bayer)

started 11/10/04 for MN and SD – covers use in 2005, 2006 and 2007 growing seasons

expired 11/10/07 for AL, AR, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WV, and WI

Registered

prothioconazole

ProLine (Bayer)

Pending:  AR, IA, IL, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MS, MO, NE, NC, SC, SD, TX, and VA (replaced by section 3 registration)

none

Registered

pyraclostrobin

Headline (BASF)

none

none

Registered

pyraclostrobin + tebuconazole 

Headline SBR (BASF)

started 11/10/04 for MN and SD – covers use in 2005, 2006 and 2007 growing seasons

expired 11/10/07 for AL, AR, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WV, and WI;

temporary tolerance for tebuconazole expires 12/31/09

Discontinued

tebuconazole

Folicur (Bayer)

started 11/10/04 for MN and SD – covers use in 2005, 2006 and 2007 growing seasons

expired 11/10/07 for AL, AR, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WV, and WI;

temporary tolerance expires 12/31/09

Registered

Orius (Makhteshim-Agan)

started 11/10/04 for MN and SD – covers use in 2005, 2006 and 2007 growing seasons

expired 11/10/07 for AL, AR, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, and WV;

temporary tolerance expires 12/31/09

Registered

Uppercut (DuPont)

started 11/10/04 for MN and SD – covers use in 2005, 2006 and 2007 growing seasons

expired 11/10/07 for AL, AR, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, OH, SC, TN, and VA;

temporary tolerance expires 12/31/09

Discontinued for SBR

tetraconazole

Domark (Valent)

started 11/10/04 for MN and SD – covers use in 2005, 2006 and 2007 growing seasons

Expired 11/10/07 for AL, AR, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WV, and WI    

Registered

 

 

            Current submissions and approvals of Section 18s are listed on the EPA website at:  http://cfpub1.epa.gov/oppref/section18/search.cfm 

            SBR fungicides are also listed on the EPA site at:  http://www.epa.gov/oppfead1/cb/csb_page/updates/soybean_rust.htm

 

For general questions about Section 18s contact Tony Britten, 703-308-8179, britten.anthony@epa.gov.  For specific questions about flusilazole and famoxadone contact Andrea Conrath at 703-308-9356 or conrath.andrea@epa.gov; for flutriafol contact Princess

Campbell at 703-308-8033 or campbell.princess@epa.gov; for cyproconazole and metconazole contact Stacey Groce at 703-305-2505

or groce.stacey@epa.gov; and for propiconazole, tebuconazole, myclobutanil, trifloxystrobin and tetraconazole contact Andy

Ertman at 703-308-9367 or ertman.andrew@epa.gov. 

 

Please direct questions and recommendations about the general content and design of this table to Marty Draper at 202-301-1990 or mdraper@csrees.usda.gov, or Kent Smith at, 202-720-3186 or kent.smith@ars.usda.gov.

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