Albaugh Introduces Caballero™ Herbicide to U.S. Crop Protection Market
Thursday, March 2, 2023 in North America
ANKENY, Iowa, March 2, 2023 — Albaugh is pleased to announce that the company has received registration from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for Caballero™ herbicide (EPA Reg No. 42750-375). Product will be available for sale this spring.
Caballero is a premix formulation of clopyralid and flumetsulam, designed for use on herbicide-resistant (including Roundup Ready® or LibertyLink®) and conventional field corn and silage corn. The concentrated formulation allows ease of mixing with acetochlor or metolachlor to broaden the spectrum of control of a variety of weed species while reducing handling, storage and disposal costs.
“Caballero is a powerful product offering that will expand Albaugh’s presence in the corn herbicide market,” says Andy Bogue, Albaugh U.S. Sales Director – Crop Protection. “This formulation provides excellent application flexibility and crop safety, along with exceptional weed control. And the unique combination gives retailers and their grower customers a versatile tank-mix partner with their preferred grass herbicide.”
About Albaugh, LLC
Albaugh, LLC is a privately owned U.S. limited liability corporation, founded in 1979 by Dennis Albaugh. Headquartered in Ankeny, IA, Albaugh is the largest supplier of post-patent crop protection products in the world with an ever-expanding portfolio of core crop protection products, seed treatment platform, and the Prime Source® line of specialty products. Albaugh is a global business, operating world-class, multi-functional plants supporting in key regions of the world including North America, Mexico/LATAM North, Brazil/Paraguay, Argentina/LATAM South, Europe/MEA and China/Asia/Pacific. To learn more, visit www.albaughllc.com.