Seed Treatment at Bayer CropScience

Jamie Johansen

Ethan Luth is product manager for seed treatment products and works specifically on insecticides that are used on corn, soybeans, cotton or cereal crops. During last week’s Farm Progress Show, Bayer CropScience invited us to chat with them about some of their products during a media event held in their giant air-conditioned tent. “Poncho/Votivo is a product that has been …

Agribusiness, agronomy, Audio, Bayer CropScience, Fungicides, Insect Control, Insecticide, seed

Updates on BASF Headline AMP and Priaxor

Cindy Zimmerman

At the recent BASF Media Summit, Technical Marketing Specialist Brianne Reeves gave an update on in-furrow and foliar applications of BASF fungicides, including Headline AMP on corn and Priaxor on soybeans. We usually think of Headline AMP being used on field corn, but Brianne told us about a trial done in Belle Glade, Florida on sweet corn for control of …

Audio, BASF, Crop Protection, Fungicides

MANA Introduces Custodia Premix Fungicide

Jamie Johansen

MANA is introducing Custodia premix fungicide for use on corn, soybeans and wheat. Custodia combines the two most complementary systemic fungicide active ingredients available today in an optimized ratio to deliver both preventive and curative disease control. The simultaneous movement of the active ingredients within the plant quickly knocks down diseases and provides a residual barrier that inhibits diseases from …

Agribusiness, agronomy, Corn, Fungicides, Soybeans, wheat