Every effort has been made to ensure that the information in this guide is complete and correct at the time of going to press. Defra, AHDB Horticulture and ADAS UK Ltd as original authors and editors of the guide do not accept liability for any inaccuracy or liability for loss, damage or injury arising from the use of products listed herein or from the application of any concept or procedure discussed. Omission of a product does not necessarily mean that it is not approved and available for use. No endorsement of named products is intended nor is any criticism implied of other alternative, but un-named, products.

The pesticide information in this guide has been collated using information from the website of the Chemicals Regulation Directorate (www.pesticides.gov.uk) and from suppliers’ labels and product manuals of pesticides approved under the Control of Pesticides Regulations 1986.

It is essential to follow the instructions on the approved label or Extension of Authorisation for minor use (EAMU, previously SOLA) sheet before handling, storing or using any pesticide. EAMU uses are made entirely at the risk of the user.

The contents of this publication are based on information valid at the end of February 2008, updated in September 2010 and March 2013.