COMPATIBILITY OF BSN SS WITH THE INSECTICIDE FIPRONIL (COSMOS)

This Technical Bulletin (TB) provides an understanding of the elements and entities of Fipronil – the active ingredient in Cosmos – an insecticide commonly used in the growing of rice. It also provides a guide for its safe use in response to questions and/or options being considered by Australian growers. Fipronil is classified chemically, as a phenylpyrazole compound.