NipsIt SUITE for Michigan Growers

Published in the February 2012 Issue Published online: Feb 13, 2012
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Michigan Sugar Cooperative growers will have the option of using NipsIt SUITE Sugar Beets System1 as a seed protection offering in 2012.

Officials from Valent U.S.A. Corporation announced that NipsIt SUITE Sugar Beets-with its long-lasting control of early-season insects and diseases such as Rhizoctonia and Fusarium seed and seedling dieback-will be available this season for Michigan growers using SEEDEX-brand seeds from Holly Hybrids.

NipsIt SUITE Sugar Beets brings together three super-systemic components that provide both contact and systemic control for unsurpassed seed protection:


 METLOCK Fungicide-exceptional protection from Rhizoctonia damping-off, Fusarium seed/seedling dieback, seed decay fungi


 NipsIt INSIDE Insecticide-long-lasting protection from wireworm, white grubs and other tough insects


 metalaxyl-the industry standard for Pythium protection


NipsIt SUITE Sugar Beets is unique by delivering "Inside-Out" protection against the most important sugarbeet diseases, including Rhizoctonia and Fusarium. Additionally, NipsIt SUITE Sugar Beets provides a mixture advantage via Valent's Lock Tight Technology-meaning outstanding product retention, improved seed coverage and improved planter flowability.