Biological solutions can be used to improve nutrient uptake, control insects and protect against diseases while improving yield benefits and increasing the resilience of crops for more sustainable farming practices.
Quartzo® bionematicide (Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus subtilis) an in-furrow application, was commercially launched in 2018 for Brazil. Already having established the leading position in the management of nematodes in sugarcane crops, Quartzo® and Presence® bionematicides were recognized with the top honor as Best New Biological Product (Biopesticide) at the 2020 Crop Science Forum and Awards.
Presence® bionematicide (Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus subtilis) is a seed treatment used primarily for soybean applications, launched in Brazil. It offers an alternative mode of action to combat difficult-to-control pests like nematodes.
Accudo® biostimulant was first registered in South Korea as a bio-fertilizer for use in Fruits and Vegetable (F&V) crops. With a superior yield increase, it enhances root development and has anti-fungal tolerance. Accudo® biostimulant was recognized with the top honor in the Best Biostimulant Product category at the 2022 World BioProtection Awards, and as Best New Biological Product (Biostimulant) at the 2020 Crop Science Forum and Awards.
Zironar™ biofungicide/bionematicide (Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus subtilis), a root-colonizing biological used at planting in cotton, corn, soybean and sugarbeets launched in the U.S. in 2022. It provides season-long protection against critical fungal diseases and soil nematodes.
Seamac® Rhizo Biostimulant
Seamac® Rhizo biostimulant is a unique blend of amino acids, nutrients and seaweed that is designed for the alleviation of abiotic stress across a wide range of crops. Seamac® Rhizo is available in multiple countries in Europe and Asia and launching in Mexico in 2022.
Furagro™ Legend Biofertilizer
Furagro™ Legend biofertilizer helps farmers in India to improve crops’ response to drought. The product works at a very low dose rate and is powered by SURGE Technology (Selective Upregulation of Gene Expression) that improves a plant’s gene activation responsible for various plant functions. FMC plans to make this solution available to growers across multiple countries in Asia and Europe starting in 2022/23.
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