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  • Real Green partners with private equity firm Serent Capital

    October 12, 2018By

    Real Green Systems, a pest management and lawn care business software company, entered into a partnership with Serent Capital, a San Francisco, Calif.-based private equity firm focused on investing in high-growth technology and services businesses. “We have spent several years looking for the right platform investment in the field service industry,” said Lance Fenton, partner at Serent Capital. “(Real Green’s)... read more

    Select Nufarm herbicides offered in quart packs from Monterey

    October 12, 2018By

    A select list of Nufarm herbicide products will be available from Monterey Lawn & Garden in quart-size packs. “The small pack size extends the options that a Nufarm distributor can offer its customers and provides a low-cost container option for the smaller end user, compared to a 2.5- or 1-gallon jug or case,” said Jim Jensen, formulator business segment manager,... read more

    Syngenta reveals Manuscript herbicide

    October 12, 2018By

    Syngenta launched a new herbicide called Manuscript. It’s designed to provide postemergence control of weeds, such as crabgrass and dallisgrass, in certain warm-season turf species on residential and commercial lawns, according to the company. “Manuscript provides lawn care operators with a needed solution for controlling large grassy weeds, while also being easy to use,” said Lane Tredway, Ph.D., technical services... read more

    Nufarm’s Sure Power herbicide now registered in 38 states

    October 11, 2018By

    Nufarm Americas secured registration in 38 states for its new Sure Power Selective Herbicide. Sure Power, now available in all cool-season and transition zone turfgrass growing regions, is labeled to control more than 250 weeds and delivers two different modes of action to support resistance management programs. “The thing I like most about Sure Power is quickly visible results,” said... read more

    Sipcam Agro receives federal registration for Endow Granular

    October 10, 2018By

    Sipcam Agro USA received federal registration for Endow Granular (Endow G) Fungicide. “We are excited to add a granular fungicide, expanding the number of solutions we can offer our customers,” said Michael Maravich, vice president of specialty for Sipcam. Packaged in 30-pound bags, Endow G is registered for use on all turf types and use sites, including golf courses, commercial... read more

    Kerb SC specialty herbicide no longer restricted use pesticide

    October 8, 2018By

    Kerb SC specialty herbicide, manufactured by Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, is no longer a restricted use pesticide (RUP). It has received EPA federal registration on an amended label, removing the RUP classification. Kerb SC specialty herbicide provides preemergence and early postemergence control of winter annuals and perennial grasses and offers exceptional control of Poa annua on golf courses.... read more