Pictorial supplement to The Fifth Kingdom - Chapter 13
Fungicides - a first-generation fungicide, a copper-based derivative of Bordeaux Mixture, still used to control downy mildew of grape in France (brought to you by thr makers of Aspirin).
Fungicides - benefits from use of Zineb, a second-generation fungicide. The unsprayed oats on the left suffered from crown rust, and "lodged" (the plants fell over). The sprayed plants on the right were unaffected by the disease, and matured normally.
Fungicides - poster advertising Difolatan (Captafol), a phthalimide second-generation fungicide, in peanut-growing country.
Fungicides - label for Benomyl (Benlate), the original third-generation (systemic) fungicide, which is so safe you can buy it at any garden supply store or nursery.
Fungicides - poster advertising another systemic fungicide in the vineyards of France.