February 20, 2020
FMC has launched a new preplant and preemergence herbicide called Authority Edge. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved registration for use on sunflowers.
Authority Edge controls a wide spectrum of weeds including waterhemp, Palmer amaranth, pigweed, kochia and foxtail. The new herbicide is effective against ALS (acetolactate synthase), triazine, HPPD (4-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase), glyphosate and PPO (protoporphyrinogen oxidase) herbicide-resistant weeds.
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