Patrick Kennedy: The New Sales & Marketing Analyst

On 01 Feb 2018 Tags Industry news

Following a strong year of sales in 2017 Sumitomo Chemical Australia has expanded its marketing team with the aim of capitalising on their momentum. Patrick Kennedy has been welcomed into the team as a Sales and Marketing Analyst. Patrick is a...

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Motac 500 SC Voluntary recall

On 14 Dec 2017 Tags Product news

14 December 2017

Notice of Voluntary Recall: Motac 500 SC

Sumitomo Chemical Australia advises that effective immediately all batches of Motac 500 SC manufactured prior to August 2017 are voluntarily recalled.

This product...

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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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