A new minor use permit been issued by the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) for the industry. The permit allows the use of;
MOVENTO 240 SC INSECTICIDE
Containing: 240 g/L SPIROTETRAMAT as its only active constituent.
This is for the control of Aphids, Scale and Silverleaf Whitefly in nursery stock (non food).
This permit applies to all Australian states and territories apart from Victoria as their ‘control-of-use’ legislation means that a permit is not required to legalise this off-label use in VIC.