Production: Seed treatment

There are seven seed treatments registered for use on mustard seed to control a variety of insects and diseases. Gaucho CS FL, Helix Vibrance, Helix XTra, and Prosper EverGo contain fungicides to control a variety of seedling diseases and an insecticide for flea beetle control. Sombrero only contains an insecticide and can be used to protect against flea beetle damage. Thiram 75WP only contains a fungicide for the control of seedling diseases. A list of diseases and insects controlled by each seed treatment can be found in the following table. This information is current for the 2017 growing season. Please see the Saskatchewan Agriculture Guide to Crop Protection for the most up to date information.

ProductDiseasesInsects
Gaucho CS FL*
PCP# 27174
Seed rot, damping off, seedling blight
and early season root rot caused by
Rhizoctonia, Pythium and Alternaria spp.
Early season flea beetles
Helix Vibrance
PCP# 31454
Seed-borne blackleg (Leptosphaeria maculans),
seed-borne Alternaria spp. and the seedling disease
complex (damping off, seedling blight, seed rot, root rot)
caused by Pythium, Fusarium and Rhizoctonia spp.
Early season flea beetles
Helix XTra*
PCP# 26638
Seed-borne blackleg (Leptosphaeria maculans),
seed-borne Alternaria spp., and the seedling disease
complex (damping off, seedling blight, seed rot, root rot)
caused by Pythium, Fusarium and Rhizoctonia spp
Early season flea beetles
Prosper EverGol*
PCP# 30363
Seed rot, damping off, seedling blight and
early season root rot caused by Pythium,
Rhizoctonia
, Fusarium, seed-borne Alternaria spp.
and seed-borne blackleg (Leptosphaeria maculans)
Early season flea beetles
Sombrero 600 FS
PCP# 30505
Early season flea beetles
Fortenza
PCP# 30899
Early season flea beetles and cutworms
Vibrance 500FS
PCP# 30438
Seed decay, seedling blight and damping off
Thiram 75WP
PCP# 27556
Seed decay, seedling blight and damping off

*Available to commercial seed treaters only

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