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Welcome to the NZ Novachem Agrichemical website.


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This website is a subscriber only site which provides instant access to a comprehensive, up-to-date database of agrichemicals that are available for use in New Zealand. It does not include home or garden formulations, veterinary chemicals, fertilisers or timber treatment products.

Products are cross referenced by trade names, active ingredients, chemical groups and genre. Our search facility lets you select individual crops, weeds or pests to find the relevant product. Where available each product has the relevant Safety Data Sheet (SDS), Haznote and Label in PDF format which can be downloaded, printed or emailed.

All this information is also available in printed form in the 860 page 2015 manual for NZ$150.00 plus GST. Subscribers to this manual automatically receive a twelve month subscription to this website. For those who would prefer to subscribe to the website only they can do so for NZ$125.00 plus GST per annum.  The 2015 manual has 240 new products added since the last edition, with 90 products discontinued.

The website also includes the latest news and information from the agrichemical industry as well as a comprehensive advisory section.



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05/02/2016

Smartphone app makes short work of spray calcs

It's never been easier to work out spray rate calculations for one of the most popular glyphosate brands in New Zealand than it is this season, and that bodes very well for sales into the Autumn sowing market. More



05/02/2016

Research helps curb unwanted pesticide spray drift

Chemical drift from pesticide sprays is an ongoing problem in New Zealand, says Lincoln Agritech Crop Protection scientist Rory Roten More



05/02/2016

Researchers reveal weed killing weevil

With support from MPI's Sustainable Farming Fund, an invasive weed may soon be controlled with the help of a British weevil More






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