Feb 2, 2018HELM launches grass and broadleaf herbicides for potatoes
HELM Agro has launched new crop protection products in the first quarter of 2018. HELMET and HELMET SPC herbicides are HELM’s new metolachlor offerings for grass and small-seeded broadleaf control in potatoes, corn, sorghum, soybeans, tomatoes and other crops.
Troy Bettner, marketing and business development leader for the company, said both Helmet brands provide cost competitive advantages along with high quality formulations and equivalent weed control to market leading standards.
Available in emulsifiable concentrate formulations, Helmet and Helmet SPC can be applied alone or in a planned two-pass program. Helmet herbicide contains 7.8 pounds of metolachlor plus benoxacor safener per gallon. Helmet SPC herbicide contains 8 pounds of metolachlor without safer per gallon. Both products are packaged in 2 x 2.5-gallon cases and 270-gallon totes.