Solutions for potato growing

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We invest in solutions that meet the needs of potato growers throughout the season from seed treatments to postharvest products.

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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

CruiserMaxx® Vibrance Potato: Delivers comprehensive protection against damaging early-season insects and disease

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

Elatus®: Dual modes of action for comprehensive soil-borne disease control

Orondis®: Provides outstanding control of foliar diseases caused by Oomycete fungi

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

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Optimal Protection Against Late Blight

See how Orondis Opti protects potatoes from late blight in this time-lapse video taken at our Vero Beach, Florida, research station.

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News

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