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Department: Plant Pathology & Plant-Microbe Biology

Messenger® and Employ®

Product series for foliar spray that reduces transplant shock, enhances crop growth quality and yield, increases plant stamina and vigor and suppresses nematode egg production. They are used on vegetables, flowers, turf, trees, and landscape plants.


ProAct™ is a foliar spray product for reducing nematode populations, improving overall plant health and yield. ProAct™ is the only foliar spray product labeled for use against nematodes in corn and soybeans.