PHC/T H Agri-Chemicals distribution deal
The US-based, UK-listed bioproducts company, Plant Health Care (PHC - Raleigh, North Carolina), has entered into a distribution agreement for its disease resistance activator Harpin αβ technology with US agrochemical distributor T H Agri-Chemicals (Plainfield, Wisconsin). The deal covers foliar applications to specialty crops in the central US. TH Agri-Chemicals will distribute the product under the private label brand, Messenger Gold. "This is another step forward in growing commercial sales of Harpin while simultaneously expanding our PREtec [Plant Response Elicitor] research programme," says PHC chief executive officer Paul Schmidt.