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Does anyone know what they 'innoculate' garlic with....

 Here we are with our garlic crop planted.  Those cloves started sprouting green shoots about a month ago saying 'plant me'... so we have.  That is normal for garlic...so imagine my horror when I learnt that commercial garlic growers in New Zealand innoculate garlic bulbs to stop them reproducing !! What do they innoculate them with ?  Does anyone know ?  I would love to find out...so please if you know send us a message. cheers to all Fresh garlic will be out of the ground pre Christmas !! all going well, which of course there is no guarantee when farming it could all get wiped out in flood !!!  but we certainly hope not...

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