GRANTS PASS, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mycorrhizal Applications (MA) is proud to announce that it is now the master distributor of a suite of new biological plant support solutions for the professional horticulture, nursery, greenhouse, landscaping, and home gardening markets. These products complement MA’s broad range of industry-leading MycoApply® mycorrhizal inoculants and include an array of organic and sustainable botanical insecticides from MGK, as well as an important plant growth regulator (PGR) from Valent BioSciences.
Botanical insecticides from MGK, part of a suite of biological plant support products now available through Mycorrhizal Applications. (Photo: Business Wire)
Now included in the MA portfolio are the retail botanical insecticides PyGanic® Gardening and Azera® Gardening, both of which are OMRI Listed for organic use and utilize natural pyrethrum derived from organically produced chrysanthemums. MA will also offer pyrethrum-based PyGanic® Specialty (OMRI Listed), EverGreen® Pro 60-6, and Tersus® botanical insecticides for the commercial grower.
Alongside MA’s best-in-class suite of MycoApply® proprietary mycorrhizal inoculants, Actinovate® biofungicides, and the new botanical insecticides, MA is also adding Valent BioSciences’ ProGibb® T&O to their biorational offerings. ProGibb® T&O is a powerful Gibberellin PGR for Turf and Ornamental Applications, offering a plethora of advantages such as increased overall plant growth, stem elongation, and induction of flowering and fruiting.
About Mycorrhizal Applications
Mycorrhizal Applications (MA) is the world’s leading supplier of mycorrhizal inoculant products. MA researches, produces, and markets mycorrhizal fungi which accelerate plant vigor by greatly increasing the surface absorbing area of roots, producing a healthier root system. These specialized fungi colonize plant roots to create a symbiotic root-and-mycelial network within the surrounding soils, increasing efficiency in nutrient and water absorption to optimize plant health and vigor. MA’s MycoApply line of mycorrhizal inoculants is utilized by landscapers, farmers, forest nurseries, restoration & erosion control specialists, greenhouses, soil media manufacturers, and professional horticulturalists to maximize plant success and improve return on investment. MA is a wholly owned subsidiary of Valent BioSciences. More information available at www.mycorrhizae.com.
Founded in 1902, MGK sells insect control products for consumer home and pet use, professional pest control, crop and plant protection, vector control, animal health and other markets. MGK is a leader in the development and distribution of wide range of insect control technologies. MGK holds 253 product registrations with the U.S. EPA for insect control products and sells its products into more than 60 countries. Additional information available at www.mgk.com.
About Valent BioSciences
Headquartered in Libertyville, IL, Valent BioSciences is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sumitomo Chemical Company and is the worldwide leader in the development, manufacturing and commercialization of biorational products with sales in 95 countries around the world. Valent BioSciences is an ISO 9001:2008 Certified Company. For additional information, visit the company’s website at www.valentbiosciences.com.
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