Recognized for Agriculture Excellence

DuPont News, November 21, 2012
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DuPont Crop Protection recently received three prestigious Agrow Awards in recognition of innovation and excellence in its agricultural product and technology development efforts.

“We are incredibly honored to receive these prestigious awards and celebrate what our teams have brought to our company and the industry,” said Rik Miller, president, DuPont Crop Protection. “These teams, through their ingenuity, commitment and teamwork, show the drive for excellence that we strive for every day in our organization. These awards are a testament to our ongoing commitment in sustainable food production through innovation and science.”

DuPont Crop Protection was recognized for the following products and technologies:

Most Innovative Chemistry – Piperidinyl Thiazole Isoxazoline fungicide 

Best Off-Patent Pesticide Strategy – DuPont™ PrecisionPac™

Best Formulation Innovation – Second Generation Liquid Herbicides 

The Agrow Awards were developed to recognize excellence in the crop protection and production industry.  Entries are judged using a wide range of criteria by an independent judging panel consisting of a group of senior experts from around the world. The three awards received this year bring the number of Agrow Awards received by DuPont Crop Protection and its scientists to 14. This is the fifth consecutive year the company has been recognized.

View the full press release.