Syngenta receives EPA registration for breakthrough fungicide Solatenol

Farm Forum

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Syngenta announced on September 1 that its newest succinate dehydrogenase inhibitor (SDHI) fungicide – Solatenol – has received registration from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and is now available in four product offerings, pending individual state registrations. Solatenol fungicide is now available for use by U.S. growers on a wide range of crops.

“Growers can expect a step change in disease control from all the products containing Solatenol, with the added benefit of crop enhancement in the row crop market,” said Steve Eury, fungicides product marketing lead for Syngenta. “These valuable new products demonstrate the continuing commitment Syngenta has to producing innovations that help growers maximize profits.”

Solatenol fungicide offers U.S. growers of a dozen major crops an outstanding new option for disease control through several features, including:

• The most potent SDHI available with longer-lasting residual control

• Broad-spectrum control of profit-robbing foliar diseases and soil pathogens, such as rusts, Septoria, leaf spots, Southern stem rot (white mold), apple scab, powdery mildew, early blight and Rhizoctonia

• Flexible application timing and tank-mix compatibility for optimum crop safety and resistance management benefits.

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