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Luna Potato Fungicide - 2012 Product Guide

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TECHNICAL PROFILE                                                                NEW LUNA FUNGICIDES


INTRODUCING LUNA TRANQUILITY
Luna ® fungicides – the latest innovation from Bayer       Benefits of Luna Tranquility
CropScience – contain a new class of chemistry that
will provide a unique systemic solution for protection      Exceptional efficacy – Luna Tranquility has proven
against white mold, early blight, black dot and Botrytis    itself in several years of field trials to provide white
leaf spot. Luna Tranquility is EPA-registered and
approved for use in potatoes.                               current leading fungicides.
                                                            Controls fungicide-resistant early blight – New
DISEASES CONTROLLED BY LUNA TRANQUILITY                     class of chemistry that controls resistant strains of
                                                            Alternaria solani. Luna Tranquility maintains outstanding
                                                            control where other products are failing due to resistance

                                                            Chemigation – Research has shown that Luna

                                                            even when applied with chemigation equipment.
                                                            Recommended rotational option – Luna Tranquility
                                                            provides growers with an excellent rotational fit with



    Control of early blight has exceeded current
    fungicide standards in university testing.
UNIQUE SDHI FUNGICIDE                                                  CURRENT RESEARCH
The new active ingredient in Luna® – fluopyram – is not
                                                                             Both fungicide treatments included adjuvant and were
                                                                       applied four times through the season. Plots were evaluated

pyramide chemical group and differs in shape and in

                                                         .

                                                                       protectants. Plots were rated for percent severity of stem


 Application with Chemigation Equipment
                                                                         Percent Early Blight Severity
                                                                        35

                                                                        30
                                                                                                                                     30
                                                                        25
                                                                                                                 24
                                                                        20

                                                                        15

                                                                        10

                                                                         5
                                                                                              1
                                                                         0
                                                                                     Luna® Tranquility     Endura® @ 5.5 oz       Untreated
                                                                                         @ 11 oz




                                                                         Percent White Mold Stem Girdles
                                                                        30
even when applied with chemigation equipment.                                                                                        28
                                                                        25

MRL TIMELINE                                                            20
                                                                                                                 19
Luna Tranquility is registered with the Environmental                   15

                                                                        10

                                                                         5
                                                                                              8

                                                                         0
                                                                                     Luna® Tranquility         Omega®             Untreated
                                                                                       @ 11 oz foliar     @ 7 oz chemigation




 Early Blight                                   White Mold Apothecia                                     White Mold Sclerotia, Mycelium and Lesions




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Description: Luna Tranquility Fungicide contains a new class of chemistry that provides a systematic solution to protect potatoes from white mold, early blight, black dot and Botrytis leaf spot to produce healthy and high-quality potatoes.For more information visit:http://www.bayercropscience.us/products/fungicides/luna/