Agriculture

Agricultural Products That Help Farmers Succeed

DuPont Agriculture offerings bring innovative science and solutions to meet the challenges faced by farmers today and into the future.

In agriculture, succeeding for our customers means growing a healthy, marketable and profitable crop. For DuPont, it means something bigger: feeding the world sustainably. Our mission is to deliver agricultural products from seeds to crop protection to deliver higher crop yields and more nutritious foods. We believe that by working together with our customers, we can find better ways to improve the quantity, quality and sustainability of the world’s food supply.

NEWS

  • Afforia™ Herbicide for Resistance Management

    Afforia™ supports herbicide resistance management programs with two modes of action that deliver burndown and residual control of weeds in soybeans and other field crops.

  • Prevathon® for Dry Bean Crops

    Prevathon® insect control is now available for foliar use on dry bean crops, including dried shelled peas and beans, to help improve crop yield and quality.

  • Mid-Season Crop Protection Plans

    Growers surveyed at 2014 Commodity Classic value mid-season crop protection to control disease and insect damage in corn, soybeans and cererals, despite lower market prices.

  • Inzen™ Z Herbicide-Tolerance Sorghum

    DuPont Crop Protection and Advanta US have partnered to commercialize the DuPont™ Inzen™ Z herbicide-tolerance sorghum trait. The non-GMO trait will deliver enhanced grass weed control to help improve sorghum yield and quality.

  • Changes for Southeast Fruit and Veg

    Growers surveyed at the Southeast Fruit and Vegetable Conference say consumer demands are changing insect and disease control programs.

  • Trivence™ for Resistance Management

    DuPont™ Trivence™ herbicide uses multiple modes of action to deliver burndown control, extended residual activity against tough weeds and herbicide resistance management.

  • Breakfree® NXT: Early Weed Control

    DuPont™ Breakfree® NXT herbicides feature enhanced formulations deliver improved early season weed control in corn.

  • Verimark™, Exirel™ Insect Control

    EPA registration of Verimark™ and Exirel™ insect control provide new technology solutions from DuPont for early season insect control to help growers improve crop yield and quality.

  • Prevathon® Insect Control: Cereals

    DuPont™ Prevathon® provides insect control for cereals crops to protect grain yield and quality.

  • Aproach® Prima for Resistant Disease

    Aproach® Prima fungicide is now available for reliable resistant disease control and improved yield opportunities for corn, soybeans, wheat and other cereals crops.

  • Fall Weed Control Gaining Traction

    Using fall weed control to get a head start on the next season is gaining popularity according to corn, soybean and wheat growers surveyed during 2013 Farm Progress Show in Decatur, Illinois.

  • Water Limitations, Crop Protection

    A survey conducted at the 2013 California Association of Pest Control Advisers (CAPCA) conference reveals water limitations as a top grower concern for the 2013-2014 season.