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Cerefit™ fungicide is a dual mode of action fungicide developed to protect your high yielding Barley, Oat and Winter Wheat crops from yield-limiting leaf diseases.  Cerefit provides broad-spectrum control of leaf diseases.

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Leaf diseases in cereal crops continue to rob Western Canadian farmers of yield and profit. Scald, Net Blotch, and Spot Blotch have been known to reduce barley yields up to 20% and Crown Rust can cause oat yield losses of 10% to 40% in the rust prone areas of Manitoba and Eastern Saskatchewan.

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A Proactive Approach Against Yield-Robbing Leaf Diseases in Cereals

Cerefit disease management infographic
Cerefit disease management infographic


Multi-mode of action

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The multiple modes of action in Cerefit provide a unique combination of 2 active ingredients each contributing to excellent disease control and resistance management. 


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Cerefit provides increased flexibility through its wide window of application.

Higher yield potential

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Cerefit helps achieve the highest yield potential in barley, oats and winter wheat.  Leaf diseases can reduce potential yield up to 20%.  This percentage can increase when the environment is warm and humid. Cerefit provides broad-spectrum control of many leaf diseases.


Below lists the crops that Cerefit fungicide can be used on.




Wheat, Durum (Triticum durum)

Wheat, Spring (Triticum aestivum)

Winter Wheat


Registered across Canada for sprayer application.

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Technical Specifications

  • Fungicide Group

    Group 11 and Group 3

  • Application Method

    Cerefit fungicide can be applied by ground, except as otherwise directed, using sufficient water to obtain thorough coverage of plants. 

    Research authorization results show that when Pixxaro™ and Cerefit are used together, they deliver a clean and healthy winter wheat crop.

  • Packaging

    Cerefit A: 5.3 L Jug 

    Cerefit B: 3.5 L Jug

  • Crop Rotation

    Any crop the following year.

    Treated areas may be replanted immediately after harvest with any crop appearing on this label. All other crops not on the label may be planted after 10 months following the last application of picoxystrobin.

  • Mixing Instructions
    1. Shake well before use.
    2. Fill clean spray tank ¼ – ½ full of water.
    3. While agitating, add the required amount of Cerefit fungicide, add all of Cerefit A then add all of Cerefit B continuing agitation until the product is completely dispersed.
    4. Continue filling the tank with agitation. Mix thoroughly to fully disperse the fungicide; once dispersed continued agitation is required. Use mechanical or hydraulic means; do not use air agitation.
  • Rates

    Apply at 40 acres per case

  • Application Timing

    When to apply

    Refer to the Cerefit label for complete use instructions.


    1 hour, do not apply if heavy rain is in forecast.

  • Grazing

    - Forage interval is 7 days post application

    - Harvest interval is 14 days post application

  • Active Ingredient

    Cerefit A: picoxystrobin, 250 g/L

    Cerefit B: propiconazole, 435 g/L

  • Additional Information

    Diseases Controlled: Crown Rust, Leaf and Stem Rust, Net Blotch, Powdery Mildew, Scald, Septoria Complex, Septoria Glume Blotch, Septoria Leaf Spot, Spot Blotch, Stripe Rust, Tan Spot

    Application information: For early application, apply at first sign of disease, usually at the beginning of stem elongation (G.S. 12-36). For late application, apply at flag leaf (G.S. 39-41). Do not apply after flowering (Feekes 10.5 or Zadoks 59)

    If there is a history of high disease pressure in the field and/or field conditions favour disease development, use the higher application rates listed.

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Before use and for complete product information, please read and follow label directions.