To achieve the best tobacco yields and quality while keeping production costs down, you need a good sucker control program. With over 50+ years experience in the sucker control business, Coastal has developed and refined the highest quality products and successful sucker control programs for flue-cured tobacco.
The keys to successful tobacco sucker control:
- Start early at 30 – 40% button stage
- Be timely. Make applications at the proper intervals.
- Use the right products at the correct rate.
- Use the right spray application.
Coastal offers three highly effective contact sucker control materials, all used for the control of sucker growth on Flue-Cured, Burley, Dark, Maryland and Cigar tobacco: