Coromandel has added five new products to its crop protection portfolio: 3 insecticides, 1 herbicide and 1 fungicide. On May 12, 2022, the Bursars held their kick-off meeting at the Radisson Blue Kaushambi – NCR Hotel in Delhi. A total of 200 dealers and 50 employees attended the meeting.
Indian farmers now have a new option to protect their crops with new products launched by Coromandel International Limited. Product introduction, officer which is a new generation selective herbicide. It is a broad-spectrum systemic herbicide which controls almost various weeds in the paddy field.
ORTAIN SUPER is a combination insecticide for paddy, has a dual mode of action for resistance management and provides effective control of Lepidoptera and sucking insects. PHENDAL PLUS insecticide for paddy prevents the development of resistance through its dual mode of action and has a knockdown effect causing faster destruction of target pests.
CANISTER is a broad spectrum chilli insecticide with effective control of mites, whiteflies, thrips, has control at all stages of the mite life cycle and has a long residual action which results in long term control. duration. PROP – PLUS is a combination of two highly systemic triazole fungicides resulting in two different modes of action that aid in resistance management in paddy, provide effective disease control, have less foaming and good resistance to rain.
Sameer Goel, Managing Director of Coromandel International Limited, said: “CIL is working to strengthen its product portfolio in all segments of crop protection in major crops. It gives me great pleasure that these combination products have been developed in-house for complex pest problems. Coromandel will continue to develop innovative products in the nutrition and crop protection segments to serve the farming community.
Coromandel International Limited is among India’s pioneers and leading providers of agricultural solutions, offering various products and services across the agricultural value chain. It operates in two main segments: Nutrients and Other Related Activities and Crop Protection. These include fertilizers, crop protection, organic products, specialty nutrients and organic activities. The company is the second largest manufacturer and distributor of phosphate fertilizers in India.
The company’s crop protection products are marketed in India as well as international geographies, offering a wide range of technical and formulation products. The Company’s Specialty Nutrient business focuses on the water-soluble fertilizer and secondary and micronutrient segments. The company is the leading distributor of organic fertilizers in India.
The Company’s BioProducts business focuses on plant extractions for various applications. It also operates a network of around 750 rural outlets in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka. Through these retail outlets, the Company provides agricultural services, including crop advice, soil testing and agricultural mechanization to approximately 3 million farmers.
The company has a strong R&D and regulatory structure, supporting companies in process development and new product introduction. The company has 17 manufacturing plants, producing a wide range of nutrient and crop protection products, which are marketed through an extensive network of dealers and its own retail centers.
First published: May 22, 2022, 02:46 IST