Press Releases

Nufarm Receives EPA Registration for Traction™ Fungicide with New Dual-Active Fluazinam and Tebuconazole

Alsip, Illinois (February 05, 2018) – Nufarm Americas announced it has been granted federal EPA registration for Traction™ fungicide based on the novel combination of FRAC 29 and FRAC 3 active ingredients, Fluazinam and Tebuconazole. Traction fungicide will provide a new management tool for disease control and resistance management in cool- and warm-season golf course turf.

“This proprietary combination provides fast and exceptional disease control on a wide range of foliar diseases,” said Jason Fausey, Nufarm Turf & Ornamentals Technical Services Director. “This product will be a real asset to golf courses especially in hot, humid, summertime conditions.”

 

US EPA Accepts Anuew Label Updates

The US EPA has recently reviewed and accepted a major label improvement initiative for the Anuew brand turf plant growth regulator. This action includes major revisions to the directions for use table and focuses on research driven information to improve turf growth and quality management, in particular, expanding turf species, refining use rates, and refining application intervals using a Growing Degree Modeling [GDD] system.

VGM Club, Nufarm team up for rebate program

VGM Club and Nufarm Americas, Inc. have teamed up to offer turf management products to superintendents nationwide.

Nufarm, Living the Passion for Safety with 5 Years No-Lost-Time Incidents

January 25, 2017 may have seemed like any other day in Chicago Heights as Signal, Escalade 2, Credit Xtreme, Panther SC, Trooper P+D and more were running through the facility. However, on this day, Nufarms Chicago Heights team achieved a very exciting milestone.The day marked 5 years of continuous operation without a lost time injury!

Nufarm and GCSAA to welcome inaugural EXCEL Leadership Program class to GIS 2018

Nufarm and GCSAA will welcome inaugural EXCEL Leadership Program members to five days of learning and engagement in conjunction with the 2018 Golf Industry Show (GIS) this February in San Antonio, Texas.

In October 2017, Nufarm and Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) announced their partnership in the creation of the EXCEL Leadership Program to offer leading-edge development opportunities for future golf course management leaders.

Affirm™ WDG Fungicide Receives Registration in Canada

A Proven Leader for Basal Rot Anthracnose and Rhizoctonia Diseases in Turfgrass

Nufarm Agriculture Inc. is pleased to announce that Affirm™ WDG Fungicide has been registered in Canada as a new tool for controlling anthracnose, rhizoctonia diseases, fairy ring and snow mold in turfgrass.

Derived from a naturally occurring antifungal compound, Polyoxin-D zinc salt 11.3%, the active ingredient in Affirm WDG, is not only a new mode of action to Canada, but is part of the new FRAC Group 19.