Pesticide Board Subcommittee Meeting

Friday, February 16, 2018
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.


251 Causeway St, Boston, MA 02114


Taryn LaScola


Department of Agricultural Resources,
5th Floor Conference Room #1

Agenda Items

Summary Notes of Meeting: 

  • Summary Notes of Meeting:  The Pesticide Board Subcommittee will consider for approval the summary notes for January 19, 2018 meeting.

Registration of the Pesticide Products ( Package Numbers):

  • Pesticide Product Registrations:  The Pesticide Board Subcommittee will consider, for registration the pesticide products in the following packet: #180219

New active ingredient:

  • New Active Ingredient Ethaboxam, formulated in Elumin Fungicide (EPA Reg. No.  59639-211) and labeled for use on cucurbit vegetables, ginseng, pepper/eggplant, and tuberous vegetables.

Special Local Need Registration:

  • Renewal of State Local Need (SLN) registrations for Gowan Malathion 8 Flowable, EPA Reg. No. 10163-21; SLN MA-130003 for Spotted Wing Drosophila in Blueberries, and SLN MA-130004 for Spotted Wing Drosophila in Caneberries.

Removal of Acetochlor State Limited Use Permit. 

  • The Acetochlor Registration Partnership (ARP) is requesting the removal of the requirement for a state-limited use permit prior to the application of any acetochlor product. This request is based on updates regarding pesticide regulatory information, monitoring data, and steward program efforts to ensure protection of ground and surface water resources

New Business:

  • To Be Determined

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