Issue No. 6, Article 7/May 5, 2006
Section 18 Label Granted for the Fungicide Alto 100SL for Asian Soybean Rust on Soybean
A Section 18 label was granted by the U.S. EPA on April 19, 2006, for use of the foliar fungicide Alto 100SL (cyproconazole), manufactured by Syngenta, to manage Asian soybean rust in Illinois. Applicators must have the Section 18 label in their possession at the time of pesticide application. All application directions, restrictions, and precautions on the EPA-registered Section 18 product label (Adobe PDF, 24 kb) must be followed.
Two applications may be made per year using ground or aerial equipment at a rate of 4 fluid ounces of formulated product per acre. Application may not be made within 30 days of harvest.