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Laughter is at the heart of the FMC Customer Service Team

Laughter is at the heart of the FMC Customer Service Team

06 July 2020

A day without humour just wouldn’t be a day in the presence of the FMC ANZ Customer Service team. On most days, the renowned cackle of Karlien Slot, Customer Service Manager, or the witty remarks of Arnie Tapiki, Customer Service Representative, can be heard billowing through the Sydney Head Office, extracting laughter from one corner to the next.

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"Good Customer Service can be done from anywhere"

"Good Customer Service can be done from anywhere"

19 June 2020

For many of us the recent changes to our working environments have forced us to do things differently, we have learnt new ways to tackle challenges, and most importantly new ways to connect. For the FMC ANZ Customer Service team, the impact of COVID-19 on the way they do business has been significant, however with a strong leader like Karlien Slot, a challenge is never too big for herself and her close-knit team to overcome.

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Connecting in a Disconnected World

Connecting in a Disconnected World

24 April 2020

How are you maintaining connections in this new world? Have you done the ground work to make it easier? Every one of us is learning a lot about how we connect, interact, engage and nurture relationships in this very strange and somewhat disconcerting time. And the big lesson, I think, is that what is going to get us through this period is not technology or innovation – important though they are.

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Graslan Team Gives Back to Local Communities

Graslan Team Gives Back to Local Communities

20 April 2020

The FMC Graslan Aerial Service team have donated over $10,000 to grassroots charity Sisters of the North to aid the rural community in north-west Queensland.

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FMC Introduces Revolutionary Herbicide to Australian Market

FMC Introduces Revolutionary Herbicide to Australian Market

07 April 2020

FMC announced today that its revolutionary herbicide, Overwatch®, has received full registration in Australia, and will be available for the 2021 winter crop season. Powered by FMC’s new Isoflex™ active ingredient, the launch of Overwatch® Herbicide represents a global first for the company.

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Local growth with global backing for FMC Australasia

Local growth with global backing for FMC Australasia

13 March 2020

FMC is a name you can expect to hear a lot more in the months and years ahead… The 130-year-old global agricultural sciences company is making great strides under Australasian leader Kristina Hermanson, and the Australian market has been selected as the global launchpad for the brand’s new blockbuster product, Overwatch® Herbicide, powered by Isoflex™ active.

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FMC Corporation Commits AU$150,000 to Support Australian Bushfire Relief Efforts

FMC Corporation Commits AU$150,000 to Support Australian Bushfire Relief Efforts

11 February 2020

FMC Corporation has announced a commitment of AU$150,000 to support local farmers, communities, and businesses that have been devastated by recent Australian bushfires.

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Unique broadacre herbicide soon to be welcomed in the market

Unique broadacre herbicide soon to be welcomed in the market

18 September 2019

A new herbicide from FMC is under review by the APVMA and has been attracting attention at field days throughout Australia in recent months.

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Hammer® 400. Kills A lot of weeds. Fast.

Hammer® 400. Kills A lot of weeds. Fast.

05 September 2019

FMC's Hammer 400, a Group G herbicide, is a non-residual contact herbicide that is readily absorbed by green leaves and stems of broadleaf plants, with no translocation within the plant to roots or to other unsprayed leaves.

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Rotation important to protect key insecticide

Rotation important to protect key insecticide

23 August 2019

The rotation of chemistry within horticultural crop cycles is a major tool to protect the benchmark Coragen® insecticide from developing resistance.

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FMC leading the way with stewardship workshops

FMC leading the way with stewardship workshops

26 July 2019

Agricultural Sciences company FMC is working towards more sustainable chemical use with workshops held throughout the country in recent years.

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Boosting grass production in the tropical north

Boosting grass production in the tropical north

05 May 2019

Aerial application of Graslan herbicide has been shown to increase pasture production of grazing lands in the brigalow regions and dramatically improve live weight gains for northern graziers.

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FMC welcomes new commercial team members

FMC welcomes new commercial team members

30 April 2019

Emphasising its position as a top tier Ag Chem supplier in Australia and New Zealand, FMC is striving to deliver on the promise of its strong technology pipeline by enhancing the capabilities of its Commercial team with the appointment of a new Head of Marketing and a Technical Extension team.

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When pests attack your crop, turn to Trojan

When pests attack your crop, turn to Trojan

20 April 2019

Trojan insecticide is a patent protected, fifth generation pyrethroid, widely used to control pests at early crop establishment in cereals and winter crops. Trojan is used to largely target either aphid anti-feed in cereals or native budworm in pulses.

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Easy control of problem regrowth for northern graziers

Easy control of problem regrowth for northern graziers

15 April 2019

Graslan herbicide is widely used in northern Australia to control brigalow regrowth, tea tree regrowth, prickle trees such as parkinsonia, prickly acacia and mimosa bush, as well as certain problem woody weeds on grazing lands.

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FMC Earns Top Honors at 2018 Agrow Awards

FMC Earns Top Honors at 2018 Agrow Awards

21 November 2018

FMC Corporation took top honors in several categories at this year’s Agrow Awards, an international competition honoring the top advancements in agriculture.

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Rustler Controls Key Grass Weeds in Canola

Rustler Controls Key Grass Weeds in Canola

15 December 2017

Rustler provides an additional option for control of problematic weeds as part of an overall resistance management strategy.

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FMC become 5th largest Crop Protection Chemical Company in the world

FMC become 5th largest Crop Protection Chemical Company in the world

01 November 2017

FMC Agricultural Solutions is pleased to announce the successful completion of the acquisition of a significant portion of DuPont’s global crop protection business.

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FMC to acquire significant portion of Dupont Crop Protection business

FMC to acquire significant portion of Dupont Crop Protection business

30 May 2017

FMC Corporation and DuPont have announced the signing of a definitive agreement for FMC to acquire a portion of DuPont’s Crop Protection business it must divest to comply with the European Commission ruling related to its merger with The Dow Chemical Company.

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FMC to extend Rustler label into pulses

FMC to extend Rustler label into pulses

21 February 2017

FMC is working with GRDC to extend the Rustler label into pulse crops for the 2018 pulse season.

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FMC now distributing Trojan® insecticide

FMC now distributing Trojan® insecticide

01 February 2016

FMC Crop Protection is now distributing Trojan® insecticide in Australia.

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New Head of Sales for FMC Crop Protection

New Head of Sales for FMC Crop Protection

01 February 2016

FMC Crop Protection Australia welcomes George Saville as Head of Sales, Australasia, based in Sydney.

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FMC welcomes new faces to national sales team

FMC welcomes new faces to national sales team

05 December 2015

FMC Crop Protection Australia welcomes Jaxon Morris and Matthew White to their national sales team.

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Vantal Upgrade registered for use in Almonds

Vantal Upgrade registered for use in Almonds

29 July 2015

Vantal Upgrade 36g/L abamectin is now registered for use as a miticide insecticide in Almonds in Australia.

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FMC Integration Update

FMC Integration Update

10 July 2015

FMC Australasia Head Office and Leadership Team announced as integration continues following the acquisition of Cheminova by FMC.

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FMC Corporation completes acquisition of Cheminova A/S

FMC Corporation completes acquisition of Cheminova A/S

21 April 2015

FMC Corporation has announced that it has completed the closing of its acquisition of Cheminova A/S, a multinational crop protection company based in Denmark and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Auriga Industries A/S.

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Rustler WG canola registration

Rustler WG canola registration

01 April 2015

Rustler WG is expected to receive registration in canola at the end of April 2015. NOW REGISTERED!

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New double strength abamectin

New double strength abamectin

27 February 2015

Double the strength of industry standard abamectin formulations, Vantal Upgrade saves you handling and storage costs.

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Trial products show commercial promise

Trial products show commercial promise

14 October 2014

Cheminova technical team tour new product trial sites across Australia.

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Rustler registered in Canola

Rustler registered in Canola

08 July 2014

Rustler SC gains registration in canola

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