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We are investing in solutions that meet the needs of potato growers today and in the future. From seed treatments to postharvest products, we continue to be a strong partner throughout the growing season.

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Featured potato products

Seed Treatments

CruiserMaxx® Potato: Pairs a liquid insecticide and fungicide with an exclusive drying agent

CruiserMaxx® Potato Extreme: Combines three modes of action with an exclusive drying agent for complete protection

Herbicides

Boundary® 6.5 EC: Provides early-season grass and broadleaf weed control with resistance management

Reglone®: Protects harvest quality for optimal yield by eliminating troublesome vines and weeds

Insecticides

Agri-Mek® SC: Serves as the standard for psyllid and Colorado potato beetle control

Besiege®: Provides rapid knockdown and long-lasting residual control of key insect pests

Fulfill®: Suppresses psyllids and offers extended aphid protection

Fungicides

Quadris®: Delivers excellent root and tuber protection in-furrow

Quadris Top®: Provides a robust combination of two powerful active ingredients

Ridomil Gold® SL: Offers systemic activity to protect potatoes from soil and foliar yield robbing diseases

Stadium™: Protects yield and quality from silver scurf and Fusarium dry rot during storage

Potato and Syngenta resources

Global potato news
Global potato news

Keep up with the latest agricultural and agronomic potato news.

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Healthy potato advertisement
Healthy potato advertisement

Learn about all the benefits of potatoes in this short video.

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Know More, Grow More blog
Know More, Grow More blog

View new blogs, videos and photos straight from the field.

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Syngenta Thrive magazine
Syngenta Thrive magazine

Keep up with agricultural innovation from the lab to the field.

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CruiserMaxx Potato Extreme

CruiserMaxx Potato Extreme combines a liquid seed treatment with an insecticide, two fungicides and a drying agent, offering growers advanced protection and increased yield.

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News

Leafhopper populations increasing in DE potatoes
Continue to scout fields for Colorado potato beetle, leafhoppers, and aphids. We are seeing an increase in leafhopper populations and low levels of aphids can be found. Controls will be needed for green peach aphids if you find 2 aphids per leaf during bloom and 4 aphids per leaf post bloom. This threshold increases to 10 per leaf at 2 weeks from vine death/kill. If melon aphids are found, the threshold should be reduced by ½....Learn more »
Potato late blight update #10: July 1, 2015
Note: Late blight on potato was confirmed in the Northeast part of North Carolina, approximately 30 miles from the Virginia border on 6/11/15. Read more on DSV accumulations as of July 1 from this Weekly Crop Update article....Learn more »
July 2 WI late blight update
The DSV 18 threshold has been met/surpassed for all plantings and locations with the exception of late-planted potatoes in the Antigo area. This threshold indicates that environmental conditions have been met to promote late blight disease activity. Read more on late blight advice from this Vegetable Crop Update....Learn more »