SUMMIT AGRO USA, LLC Launches RANMAN 400SC Fungicide for Control of Oomycete Diseases

 SUMMIT AGRO USA, LLC Launches RANMAN 400SC Fungicide for Control of Oomycete

PR Newswire

CARY, N.C., May 21, 2014

CARY, N.C., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --SUMMIT AGRO USA, LLC (SAUS) announced
today that it will add RANMAN®400SC Fungicide to its product portfolio
beginning on May 19th.Ranman 400SC is a proprietary product of Japan-based
Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd. (ISK).

Cyazofamid, the active ingredient in RANMAN 400SC, is the only member of
fungicide Mode of Action (MOA) FRAC Group 21, making it an ideal candidate for
inclusion into disease resistance management strategies.Cyazofamid
demonstrates good persistence on the foliage and offers excellent rainfastness
in many crops at low dose rates.

"We are extremely happy with this new agreement", said Wade Stewart, Head of
Product Development of SAUS. "RANMAN provides excellent control of oomycete
diseases such as Pythium, Late Blight, Phytophthora blight, and downy

Cyazofamid is applied at 2.1-2.75 Fl. Oz. Product /Acre with applications made
before or immediately after first disease symptoms and provides control of
several oomycete diseases, such as late blight of potatoes and tomatoes,
Phytophthora blight of pepper and other vegetables, and downy mildew in grapes
and cucurbit vegetables among others. When applied at 6.0 Fl. Oz. Product/Acre
on carrots, the control of cavity spot, root dieback, and forking is obtained.

SAUS will provide sales and technical support for RANMAN 400SC. The product
will be distributed to all areas of the US with the strong support of Helena
Chemical Company and Tenkoz member companies.

RANMAN 400SC will be packaged in a convenient 1-gallon and 1-quart size to
meet grower needs.

® (RANMAN is a registered trademark of Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.)


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