The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has approved the registration of a product containing the active constituent spinosad against two vineyard pests.
‘Entrust Organic’ is a Corteva Agriscience product registered for control of grapevine moth and light brown apple moth in grapevines. Spinosad is an activity group 5 insecticide.
Recommended restriction on use (withholding period) for grapes destined for export wine: Use no later than E-L 31, berries pea-size (not >7 mm diameter).
Agrochemical updates are reflected in the online pdf version of the Dog book.
This information is provided to inform the Australian grape and wine sector and should not be interpreted as an endorsement of any product.