U. of Missouri researchers observe great results with SHIELDEX in 2020!

University of Missouri researchers Kevin Bradley and Brian Dintelmann observed great results with SHIELDEX in their 2020 trial work. In a 2 pass program that compared SHIELDEX to other post applied commercial standards, SHIELDEX compared favorably to all competitors on tough weeds like waterhemp, giant foxtail, common ragweed and common sunflower.

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SHIELDEX Training Video Now Available

In this new training video, weed control expert Chuck Foresman explains how to take full advantage of SHIELDEX 400SC Herbicide to protect all types of corn from harmful broadleaf weeds and grasses.

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U. OF MISSOURI RESEARCHERS OBSERVE GREAT RESULTS WITH SHIELDEX IN 2020

University of Missouri researchers Kevin Bradley and Brian Dintelmann observed great results with SHIELDEX in their 2020 trial work. In a 2 pass program that compared SHIELDEX to other post applied commercial standards, SHIELDEX compared favorably to all competitors on tough weeds like waterhemp, giant foxtail, common ragweed and common sunflower.

SHIELDEX® 400SC Herbicide Now Available to U.S. Corn Growers

SummitAgro USA is pleased to announce the launch of SHIELDEX® 400SC corn herbicide, a new post-emergent HPPD chemistry that is safe and effective for use in all types of corn.

In evaluations of more than 500 university and private research field trials since 2010, SHIELDEX® 400SC has consistently demonstrated excellent weed control without compromising crop safety.

SHIELDEX® 400SC controls a wide range of broadleaf and grass weeds, including troublesome weeds such as tall waterhemp, Palmer amaranth, giant ragweed and giant foxtail.  And the unique HPPD technology that powers SHIELDEX® 400SC provides growers with a flexible new tool in the battle against herbicide resistance.

“We are very excited about the registration of SHIELDEX® 400SC corn herbicide, and look forward to working with our exclusive distribution partners Helena Chemical Co. and Tenkoz Inc. to get the product into the hands of Retailers and Growers across the US,” says Jon Forbis, SHIELDEX® 400SC product manager. 

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Summit Welcomes Two New Team Members


SummitAgro USA, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of two new team members as of January 1st, 2016.

Paul Lyon will take on the new role of National Accounts Manager for the US. Paul has extensive experience in the Crop Protection Industry with over 25 years of proven success in Sales, Marketing and National Account Management at Ciba Geigy and Micro Flo/BASF. He has also successfully been involved in the start-up and management of new businesses at Etigra and most recently Tacoma Ag. 

Jim Sturges will take on the new role of Regional Manager Western Business Unit. Jim has over 36 years in the Crop Protection Industry and the T&O Industry performing in various positions in Sales, Marketing, Field Development and Key Account Management at Elanco, Dow AgroSciences and most recently AMVAC. Jim will office out of his home in Roseville, California.

Summit is excited to have these two experienced individuals join our team to help give our customers the support they need to launch the new products starting to come out of our pipeline!

Two New Marketing Managers

SummitAgro USA LLC is pleased to welcome two new Marketing Managers, Jon Forbis and Fred Yates, to our growing organization.

Jon Forbis will serve as the Marketing Manager for our Herbicide and Off-Patent Product Portfolio.  Jon has over 15 years of experiences in the Crop Protection Industry performing in various positions in Information Systems, Product Development and Marketing at Syngenta, Arysta and most recently at Amvac.

Fred Yates will serve as the Marketing Manager for our Fungicide and Insecticide Product Portfolio. Fred has extensive experience in the Crop Protection Industry with over 30 years of proven success in Sales, Marketing and Customer Service at Dow, ICI, Zeneca and most recently at Syngenta.

Summit is excited to be moving forward with such dynamic and experienced folks spearheading our expanding and innovative product portfolio. Both gentlemen will be located in Summit’s Durham office.