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Bayer Environmental Science
Bayer is a global leader in providing innovative solutions for total weed and disease management as well as a comprehensive range of professional pest management products.
In challenging times for the sector, Bayer has a strong product portfolio and a first-class team to support the industry in a period of change.
The BASIS qualified Bayer Turf and Amenity Solutions Team, provides expert advice and guidance, and will be available to talk about how its products can fit into any Vegetation Management (VM) programme, at SALTEX on 1 and 2 November, on stand D037.
Dr Colin Mumford, Bayer technical manager, will also present on the topic of integrated disease management, including product development, application, waste management and stewardship at the event.
Bayer delivers a comprehensive range of products including leading total and selective herbicides, Pistol®, Finale®150 and Longbow®, as well as brand new fungicide, Exteris Stressgard® for amenity contractors, greenkeepers, groundsmen and other professionals in the sector.
In addition to the chemical controls, Bayer also provides the easyFlow and Phytobac systems that help to ensure best practice of its products. The easyFlow reduces spillage and contamination when tank mixing, and the Phytobac is an environmentally friendly system for disposal of chemical residues.
Bayer has recently enhanced the, free to download, TurfXpert app, a must-have tool to aid any professional working in the turf or amenity sector. Also available to aid pest controllers in their daily duties, is the free PestXpert app.
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