BASF introduces a new weed control solution for tomatoes.



MISSISSAUGA, ON – January 8, 2018 – BASF Canada Inc. (BASF) has been granted amended registration to include a User Requested Minor Use Label Expansion for the use of Prowl® H2O herbicide on transplanted field tomatoes grown on mineral soils as well as dry common beans. Prowl H2O is currently registered for use on other horticultural crops such as carrots and bulb and green onions as well as field corn, soybeans, adzuki, kidney, lima and snap beans.


A convenient, water-based formulation, Prowl H2O delivers excellent residual control of annual grasses and select broadleaf weeds.


BASF recognizes all those associated with the Minor Use Pesticides Program for their contributions in bringing this label expansion for Prowl H2O to Canadian vegetable growers.


For more information about Prowl H2O herbicide or other BASF horticulture crop protection products, please visit or contact your retailer.


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