TAG: postemergent herbicide

Dow’s Defendor now sold alone

September 2, 2015By

Defendor specialty herbicide by Dow AgroSciences is now being sold alone for application flexibility, the company said. The postemergent product is designed for application during preemergent timing or in the fall. “Defendor performs in cold weather when nothing else works,” said Maureen Clark, product manager for Dow AgroSciences Turf & Ornamental. “Turf professionals can apply Defendor in late fall or... read more

Postemergent chemical and cultural treatments

May 15, 2015By

By applying the following tips, you can improve the vitality of your clients’ turfgrass this summer. As summer quickly approaches, the next few weeks are critical, especially for lawn care operators (LCOs). After all, a multitude of annual and perennial weeds—common plantain, prostate spurge, dandelions—have recently emerged throughout the U.S. And, if they’re not treated properly, their growth, maturity and... read more

Dow AgroSciences: LockUp

May 12, 2014By

LockUp specialty herbicide by Dow AgroSciences is available through distributors as a formulated product for superior control of key weeds like dollarweed in the South and dandelion in the North. It offers postemergence weed control to lawn care professionals, golf course superintendents, sports turf managers and sod producers. Accepted for review and registration under the Reduced Risk Pesticide Initiative of the... read more

Nufarm introduces Last Call, Anuew

February 19, 2014By

Nufarm rolled out two new products: Last Call herbicide and Anuew turf growth regulator. For use in cool-season turf weed management, Last Call is a postemergent product that contains a proprietary formulation of fenoxaprop, fluroxypyr and dicamba. “Last Call provides strong, effective control of crabgrass, especially in the mid-tiller stage of growth where quinclorac-based herbicides are less effective,” said Richard... read more