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Part 321: Pesticides In Grape Vineyards, Chautauqua County, Northern Townships

(Statutory authority: Environmental Conservation Law, art. 33, title 11)


[Effective May 1, 1972]


[page 1 of 1]

Contents:

Sec.

§321.0 Definitions.

(a) 2,4-D means 2,4 Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid.

(b) 2,4-5-T means 2,4-5 Trichlorophenoxyacetic acid.

(c) MCP means 2 Methyl, 4 Chlorophenoxyacetic acid.

(d) Grape vineyard means lands upon which grapevines are maintained and harvested for profit.

(e) Person means any person, copartnership, firm or corporation.

§321.1 Ester and dust forms of certain phenoxy herbicides.

No person shall use any preparation containing one or more esters of 2,4-D, 2,4-5T or MCP within the affected area as set forth in section 321.3 or within two miles of the boundaries of any grape vineyard which is located, in whole or in part, within the said affected area. No person shall use within the said affected area any dust formulations of 2,4-D, 2,4-5-T or MCP in any chemical form whatever.

§321.2 Spray forms of certain phenoxy herbicides.

No person shall apply, within the affected area as set forth in section 321.3, any sprays of 2,4-D, 2,4-5-T or MCP in any chemical form whatever at a rate of application less than 15 gallons per acre nor at a nozzle pressure exceeding 40 pounds per square inch nor within 100 feet of any grape vineyard located, in whole or in part, within the affected area.

§321.3 Area affected.

The "affected area" referred to in sections 321.1 and 321.2 shall be the townships of Pomfret, Sheridan and Hanover in the County of Chautauqua.