Use ReTain for firm, well sized stonefruit and apples

On 28 Nov 2017 Tags Product news

 ‘In the past two years a number of growers have noticed a lot of soft stonefruit’, says Barry Kerr, Sumitomo Chemical regional manager for central Victoria and Tasmania. ‘Last year can largely be explained by the amount of rain we had through late...

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Peter Cole recognised with the Sector President Award

On 16 Nov 2017 Tags Industry news

Peter Cole, Sumitomo Chemical Australia’s Field Research and Development Biologist, was recently recognised with the Sector President Award. This international award recognises outstanding contributions from AgroSolutions Division staff and behaviours...

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Cane growers turning to Valor Herbicide

On 26 Oct 2017 Tags Product news

It has been just over a year since Sumitomo Chemical Australia launched its renowned herbicide Valor® 500WG to cane growers. Valor can either be used with knockdown herbicides to improve broadleaved weed control, or at higher rates...

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NEW Intuity Fungicide

On 10 Jul 2017 Tags Product news

Intuity is a new Strobilurin fungicide from Sumitomo that provides excellent control of blossom blight and brown rot in stone fruit. Intuity is a Group 11 fungicide, its active ingredient is Mandestrobin, a unique Strobilurn commercially developed by...

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Chateau Herbicide now registered for use in orchards

On 29 May 2017 Tags Product news

Chateau® Herbicide was launched last year to grape growers with great success, in fact Sumitomo Chemical Australia have been inundated with photographs of its ongoing control. The great news is the registration of Chateau has just been extended to...

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