TAG: Valent Professional Products

Clipper herbicide registered for use in California

October 2, 2014By

Valent Professional Products and Nufarm Americas unveiled Clipper Aquatic Herbicide has been registered for use in California. According to the companies, the Clipper herbicide is the only PRO inhibitor with proven activity on both floating and submersed plants. It is able to control aquatic plants including hydrilla, Eurasian watermilfoil, curlyleaf pondweed and cabomba as well as floating plants such as duckweed, watermeal,... read more

Valent tags two new territory managers

September 17, 2013By

Valent Professional Products welcomed Jim Crockett and Nancy Voorhees as territory managers for the company’s Southeastern and Western regions, respectively. “Jim and Nancy have a vast amount of experience in the turf and ornamental markets and are intimately familiar with their designated regions,” said Mike Riffle, Ph.D., national sales and market development manager for Valent. “They are also already well... read more

A good option

July 10, 2013By

In Naperville, Ill., a public-private partnership demonstrates removal isn’t the only option for EAB-infected trees. Municipality maintenance budgets typically have two line items for trees: prune and remove. Cities often don’t have room in the budget to treat trees with control products, no matter how dire the need, but a public-private partnership in Naperville, Ill., over the last few years... read more

Valent LCO group expands with new hire

May 3, 2013By

Valent Professional Products, the non-crop business unit of Valent U.S.A. Corp., has named Rod Marquardt national accounts manager, a new position dedicated exclusively to the company’s lawn care operator (LCO) business segment. Marquardt will be responsible for the day-to-day management of large national accounts and the development of new national and regional LCO accounts. “Valent has done an excellent job... read more