Turf Magazine - February, 2009
Don’t Stress About Pythium
A new formulation of Chipco Signature fungicide is
available for use in turf.
From Bayer Environmental Science, Chipco Signature
with StressGard technology is a systemic product and is registered for use
in a seasonal program for control of Pythium diseases on golf course
turf, sod farms and sports turf. Chipco helps improve turf quality and
inhibits fungal growth and development, providing protection against
anthracnose, summer turfgrass decline and bentgrass deadspot, among other
No More Weeds!
Avocet PLX Herbicide has joined the product line from
Phoenix Environmental Care LLC.
Avocet PLX contains 54 percent glyphosate as the
active ingredient, so it has postemergent control of a variety of aquatic
and non-crop weeds, and in addition to aquatic environments, can be used on
shorelines and landscapes, as well as in turf and non-crop areas.
It is available in 2.5, 30 and 275-gallon containers.