Wilbur-Ellis Company Launches ADVANTIGO In Texas

DENVER – March 17, 2017 – Wilbur-Ellis Agribusiness, a recognized leader in the marketing and distribution of crop protection, seed and nutritional products, as well as precision agriculture technology, announced today the launch of its ADVANTIGRO Plant Growth Regulator (PGR) in TexasADVANTIGRO’s refined formula provides bottle stability and longer shelf-life that has been shown to keep the active ingredient intact longer 

Third-party field trials, including leading university research trials, have consistently shown ADVANTIGRO’s active ingredient to increase root biomass, which increases a plant’s ability to sustain stressful environmental conditionsStudies have shown that ADVANTIGRO’s proprietary formulation, specifically developed for cotton, cucurbits and corn, delivers improved stability and shelf-life over similar competitor products 

“ADVANTIGRO offers reassurance to growers for their early season plantings when weather can be quite fickle, said Wilbur-Ellis Company’s Actives Portfolio Manager, Jesse Rosales. The three-way blend of this PGR has been shown to promote early, robust plant development that translates to a higher yield at harvest.”   

ADAVANTIGRO is officially launching in Texas and will be available on a limited basis throughout the U.S. in states where the product is registered this year. For a list of these states or to learn more about ADVANTIGRO, visit Advantigro.com. To find a Wilbur-Ellis Company retail location or distribution center near you, visit ag.wilburellis.com/Locations .   



Wilbur-Ellis Company Contact:
Katherine Fordon
Corporate Communications Manager