INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. —Today, Corteva Agriscience announced the formation of the Nutrient Maximizers business portfolio in order to deliver more value to farmers and retailers. This unique portfolio combines four proven products designed to improve soil health and optimize nutrient management. Customers will also have access to a specialized support team that pairs industry leading products with innovative and sustainable solutions to help farmers protect their fertilizer investment.
“As fertilizer prices continue to fluctuate, it’s vital that farmers protect their bottom line with a strategic nutrient management program,” said William Wynn, U.S. Product Manager, Nutrient Maximizers, Corteva Agriscience. “The Nutrient Maximizers portfolio offers farmers options when it comes to protecting nitrogen — and the creation of a new team of localized technical experts will help take nutrient management strategies to the next level.”
The Nutrient Maximizers portfolio currently consists of the following products:
“The Nutrient Maximizer product offerings are backed by nearly five decades of research and data,” said Justin Dikeman, U.S. Portfolio Marketing Leader, Nutrient Maximizers, Corteva Agriscience. “Optinyte® technology, which powers N-Serve and Instinct NXTGEN nitrogen stabilizers, is proven to increase yield by an average of 5.2% when used with spring nitrogen applications and by an average of 7% when used with fall applications.”1
Optinyte® technology also comes with the following benefits:
In addition to the comprehensive product offering included in the Nutrient Maximizers portfolio, Corteva is hiring several technical experts who have a background in, and passion for, nutrient management. The experts in this team will be based throughout the United States, and they will be well-prepared to share their expertise with farmers in each respective region.
“We’re proud to provide a combination of services and products that will allow farmers to maximize fertilizer investments,” says Brittany Loewen, Sales Leader, Nutrient Maximizers, Corteva Agriscience. “The Nutrient Maximizers portfolio is comprised of products that deliver industry-leading crop data and a strong team committed to helping farmers get the most out of every acre.”
The Nutrient Maximizers business will also leverage resources from Granular Agronomy to help farmers and retailers evaluate their current nutrient management programs and identify ways to make every input count.
Corteva, Inc. (NYSE: CTVA) is a publicly traded, global pure-play agriculture company that combines industry-leading innovation, high-touch customer engagement and operational execution to profitably deliver solutions for the world’s most pressing agriculture challenges. Corteva generates advantaged market preference through its unique distribution strategy, together with its balanced and globally diverse mix of seed, crop protection, and digital products and services. With some of the most recognized brands in agriculture and a technology pipeline well positioned to drive growth, the company is committed to maximizing productivity for farmers, while working with stakeholders throughout the food system as it fulfills its promise to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. More information can be found at www.corteva.com.
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1Wolt, J. D. 2004. A meta-evaluation of nitrapyrin agronomic and environmental effectiveness with emphasis on corn production in the Midwestern USA. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 69: 23–41.
Instinct NXTGEN®, PinnitMax® TG and Utrisha™ N are not registered for sale or use in all states. Contact your state pesticide regulatory agency to determine if a product is registered for sale or use in your state. Do not fall-apply anhydrous ammonia south of Highway 16 in the state of Illinois. Always read and follow label directions.