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Authority herbicide now available to eastern Canadian growers

November 18, 2015
By Top Crop Manager

Nov. 18, 2015, Canada – FMC of Canada has received registration of Authority 480 herbicide for eastern Canadian soybean crops.

Previously only available in western Canada, Authority offers a new group 14 weed control option for eastern Canadian soybean growers. 

Authority Herbicide controls many broadleaf weeds in soybeans including those resistant to groups 5, 2 and 9 and has an excellent crop safety profile, according to a press release from FMC of Canada. In addition to its federal registration, Authority is now scheduled in the province of Ontario as a class 2 pesticide and currently cleared for sale for the 2016 growing season. 

Authority 480 herbicide will be distributed in Eastern Canada by UAP Canada. Visit for more information. 


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