In 2022, EPA approved the use of mandestrobin on lettuce for protection against lettuce drop.
Ethalfluralin has been approved by EPA for use on hemp seed; this is the first conventional pest management option for hemp growers.
Isofetamid is now an option for rusty root disease management on ginseng. Learn about IR-4’s work securing this new use through EPA.
Employees honored with National Recognition of Excellence Awards, Technical and Meritorious Service Awards
EPA has approved new tolerances for Pyriofenone on greenhouse cucumbers and fruiting vegetables.
EPA has approved a new tolerance for sulfur dioxide on blueberries. Read more here.
EPA has released the sixth Final Rule in a series of updates to pesticide crop groups. This update includes new commodities and additional subgroups in Legumes and Cereal Grains.