Corteva Agriscience Registers Herbicides in Turkey

Corteva Agriscience received the full registration for both products Agixa and Baxiga in rice in Turkey.

Agixa and Baxiga contains Rinskor Active which helps rice growers in Europe grow a better crop to be more profitable. Rinskor Active thanks to excellent broad spectrum weed control on grasses, sedges and broadleaf weeds keeps clean fields even when weeds are resistant. Rinskor has a favorable eco toxicological and environmental profile and excellent toxicological profile which makes it safe for user, consumer and bystander. This will help rice growers improve the yield and quality, get more freedom and efficiency in their farm management and more freedom to trade across geographies and foodchain partners while protecting the crop and preserving the rice ecosystem.

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Rinskor active is a new arylpicolinate herbicide from Corteva used all over the globe in seeded and transplanted rice as well as in several other cropping systems. Rinskor is the second member of the arylpicolinate chemistry developed by Corteva, after Arylex active.

Starting 2019 growers, in their weed control program, will benefit from Agixa which is the only ready-mix broad-spectrum product combining Rinskor and Cyhalofop mode of action for a more robust weed control and a broader efficacy on Leptochloa and secondary grasses and Baxiga which is the only ready-mix broad-spectrum available combining Rinskor and Penoxsulam unique mode of action for a more robust efficacy,  higher residuality and a broader efficacy on Polygonum species and Scirpus maritimus . Agixa and Baxiga will be used in program and are the pillars of a good resistance management strategy.