Syngenta adds FarMore treatments to cucurbit seeds

Syngenta Crop Protection, Greensboro, N.C., has added a treatment of FarMore Technology to its cucurbit seed offerings.

Varieties, including melon and squash, receive a FarMore F300 treatment with an option to upgrade to FarMore F1400, according to a news release.

Cucumbers already receive the upgraded treatment.

F300 is a combination of three fungicides mefanoxam, whcih is marketed as Apron XL fludioxonil or Maxin 4FS and azoxystrobin or Dynasty.

They target Rhizoctonia, Fusarium and Pythium.

F1400 contains the three fungicides as well as thiamethoxam, a neonicotinoid marketed as Cruiser 5FS insecticide.

 

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