Dithane™ Rainshield

Fungicide

Forty years and counting as the world’s most trusted fungicide.

WHY USE DITHANE™ RAINSHIELD?

  • Yield. Protect crop yields by managing damaging diseases in a variety of crops.
  • Economics. Rapid control of numerous diseases at an economical price.
  • Resistance management. Unique multi-site activity explains why no fungal resistance has developed in over 40 years of use.
  • Rotation option. Contact control provides a rotation option from systemic fungicides in potatoes, wheat and lentils.

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Diseases

Diseases controlled

Wheat

  • Leaf rust
  • Spetoria leaf blotch
  • Tan spot

Lentils

  • Anthracnose
  • Ascochyta blight

Potatoes

  • Early blight
  • Late blight

Alfalfa

  • Leaf spot
  • Stem spot

Sugar beets

  • Cercospora leaf spots

Crops & Crop Rotation

Crops
  • Fruits
  • Herbs
  • Ornamentals
  • Potatoes
  • Tobacco
  • Vegetables
  • Wheat

Rates

Rate based on crop. See label for details.

When to Apply

Dependent on pest type. Use as indicated on product label.

Rainfast

2 hours

Grazing and Harvest

Do not graze treated crops or cut for hay

Application Guidelines

Ground application:
  • Apply in 100 to 200 L/ha by ground.
  • Higher water volumes result in better coverage and protection of the target foliage.
Aerial application:
  • Use only on potatoes and wheat.
  • Apply in 40 L/ha by air.
  • Higher water volumes result in better coverage and protection of the target foliage.
  • Ensure uniform, complete coverage of the target foliage.
  • Repeat applications will be required as dictated by weather conditions that favour disease development.