FMC Launches Authority Elite Herbicide for Soybeans

Product provides two modes of action, control of weeds in Amaranth family

Published on: Apr 26, 2013

FMC Agricultural Products Thursday announced the addition of Authority Elite herbicide to the Authority line of herbicides for soybean growers.

"Authority Elite is the solution for resistance issues while also providing growers with greater flexibility for post treatments," said Matt Foster, FMC Agricultural Products North America product manager. "This herbicide will be the elite product in the Authority line of herbicides."

Authority Elite, a preemergence herbicide, provides broad-spectrum weed control with an application window from 30 days preplant up to three days after planting. It provides grass and broadleaf weed control, including weeds in the Amaranth family.

Product provides two modes of action, control of weeds in Amaranth family (pictured)
Product provides two modes of action, control of weeds in Amaranth family (pictured)

Authority Elite will be available to soybean growers in the Missouri, Ohio, Central Iowa and Southern Illinois River Valley areas as well as North Dakota, South Dakota and the Mississippi Delta.

FMC said the product provides two modes of action.

Source: FMC