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Potato agronomy is changing, raising the need for new solutions to old problems. In an environment where pests, weeds and diseases have no regard for the pressure to meet tight market specifications Bayer is committed to helping you produce quality crops that are also profitable to grow.

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A simple and effective way to deal with dilute washings and tackle the problem of point source pollution on farms.

Agronomy tool app

Available for Android and iPhone. Download this FREE app today to help you identify pests and weeds in your fields.  Also includes all our product documents.

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A closed transfer, metering and cleaning system for liquid chemicals from Bayer and agrotop.


Preparing for the new season

There are few sights as rewarding as a well-established potato crop that has just reached canopy complete. But getting there takes a lot of planning and there are many challenges from nature and the weather on the way. We at Bayer can help, with the key issues of tuber treatment, tackling weed competition and building a sound foundation of blight protection to see the crop safely to canopy complete, and beyond.



Grower and agronomist reports suggest 2017 was a particularly bad year for tuber blight, with a widespread belief that it was most likely due to the arrival of a new blight strain, 37_A2 (also known as ‘Dark Green 37’). Found to have a reduced sensitivity to fluazinam, how growers protect crops from 37_A2 and its zoospores that are responsible for tuber blight will determine whether this season is more or less successful than last.

Finally a new way to treat PCN

Velum Prime is a liquid formulation with a new mode of action that can be applied in-furrow to offer improved ease of use and significantly lower dose rates than traditional granules.

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