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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 864 page 2021/2022 manual for NZ$185 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$160.00 plus GST per annum. 

The website also includes the latest news and information from the agrichemical industry.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  Sharing User IDs is a violation of the terms of service and can result in immediate deactivation. See the Novachem Website & Online Subscription terms.


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09/05/2021

Merpan bull’s eye rot & European canker protection benefit apple export

The reduction of phi (pre-harvest intervals) to just three days for Merpan (Captan) against bull’s eye rot and European canker has provided a shot in the arm for apple exports. More



09/05/2021

Beating the challenge of grassweeds this autumn

With each cropping year that passes, grassweed control becomes more challenging. More



09/05/2021

Last chance to clean up pastures before winter

If some of your customers’ paddocks seem to be more weeds than grass this autumn, you’re not alone – the situation is widespread. More






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