Turf Magazine - June, 2009

TURF SCIENCE

New Products

Take Charge of Pythium

Verio fungicide is the latest addition to the line of products from Phoenix Envioronmental Care LLC. Verio contains metalaxyl as the active ingredient and controls diseases such as Pythium, phythopthora and yellow tuft.

Verio is available in an MEC formulation and can be used in rotation or in combination with several other Phoenix Pythium control fungicides. It can also be tank-mixed with other Phoenix products.

Verio is available in four-by-one and 7.5-gallon BATPak containers.


Nufarm Targets Nutsedge

Nufarm Halosulfuron Pro from Nufarm Americas, Inc. controls nutsedge and other weeds in turf and ornamental plantings. It can control both purple and yellow nutsedge and helps reduce callbacks from clients.

It is available in a 0.9-gram, water-soluble packet that treats up to 1,000 square feet and a 1.33-ounce bottle for larger-scale applications.