TURF CHEMICALS.

We supply all the major brands of turf chemicals for fine turf management, council ovals and sports grounds. However, only part of our business is involved in supplying product. Selecting the right product and using it correctly are important to ensure great results, and that’s where Gilba Solutions are different from many of our competitors. We pride ourselves on giving the correct advice whether it be for product selection or identifying a specific problem.

We don’t simply supply and are happy to discuss options with you to make sure you get the best results possible. If a site visit is required we are always only too happy to visit in person an identify any issues there and then. Also, due to our low overheads we are very competitive when it comes to price so you get the great combination of great service and great price.

The Gilba blog and Gilba case study sections covers topics relating to turf chemicals such as:

Adama plant protection chemicals
Indigo specialty plant protection chemicals for turfgrass
Bayer Amplify Turf protection chemicals
Syngenta turf protection chemicalsls

Weed control turf chemicals.

Product

Chemical Group

Brand

Pre or Post

Active

Equivalent

Rate /Ha

Target Weeds

Label

MSDS

Technical Note

3-D

6 4

Adama

Post

192g/L Bentazone 112g/L MCPA 19g/L Dicamba

Lawnweeder Plus

6-20L

Bindii (Dwarf Jo-Jo), Chickweed, Clover, Creeping Oxalis, Cudweed, Dandelion, Dock, Flatweeds, Fleabane, Lambs Tongue, Mullumbimby Couch and Sowthistle

Barricade

3

Syngenta

Pre

480g/L Prodiamine

Unique

1-4L

Barnyard Grass, Crab Grass, Parramatta Grass, Rat’s Tail Fescue, Summer Grass, Crowsfoot Grass, African Lovegrass, Bahia Grass, Kentucky Blue Grass, Paspalum, Winter grass

Casper

4 2

Syngenta

Post

500g/Kg Dicamba 50g/Kg Prosulfuron

Unique

600g-1.2Kg

Blackberry nightshade, Catsear, Chickweed, Creeping oxalis, Curled dock, Milk thistle, Bindii, Burr medic, Cotula, Dandelion, Fleabane, Lambs tongue / plantain, Subterranean clover, Wireweed, Pennywort, White clover

Gauntlet

0

Adama

Post

720g/L MSMA

Daconate

3.3-6.6L

Crab Grass / Summergrass, Paspalum

Monument

2

Syngenta

Post

100g/L Trifloxysulfuron-sodium

Unique

115ml-300ml

Burr Medic, Mullimbimby Couch, Nutgrass, Bindii, Ryegrass, Wintergrass, Cat's ear, Chickweed, Clover, Cotula, Creeping oxalis, Curled dock, Milk Thistle, Kikuyu

ProForce Battalia

3

Indigo Specialty

Pre

435g/L Pendimethalin

Various

2.3-3.4L

Summer Grass, Crowsfoot, Winter Grass, Barnyard Grass, Silvertop Grass, (Brown Beetle Grass)

ProForce Contra M

4

Indigo Specialty

Post

340g/L MCPA 80g/L Dicamba

Double Time

6.5L

Bindy-eye, Capeweed, Catsear, Chickweed, Clovers, Cotula, Creeping Oxalis, Cudweeds, Dandelion, Dock, Fleabanes, Fumitory, Jo-Jo (Onehunga), Lamb’s Tongue, Medics, Mustards, Narrowleaved Plaintain, Pearlwort, Pennywort, Peppercress, Radish, Scarlet Pimpernel, Slender Thistle, Soldier Thistle, Spear Thistle, Toad Rush, Variegated Thistle, Wild Turnip, Wireweed (Hogweed), Fat-Hen, Purple-Top, Red Flowered, Mallow, Staggerweed, Swinecress

ProForce Checkpoint

3

Indigo Specialty

Pre and Post

500g/L Propyzamide

Kerb

600ml-1.2L

Winter Grass (Poa annua)

ProForce Destro 375

1

Indigo Specialty

Post

375g/L Diclofop-methyl

HoeGrass Crowbar

1-2.5L

Crowsfoot Grass

ProForce Duke

2

Indigo Specialty

Post

100g/Kg Iodosulfuron-Methyl-Sodium

Destiny

25g-150g

Winter grass, Ryegrass, Bindii, Black thistle,Cat’s ear, Cotula, Cudweed, Guildford Grass (Onion Grass), Medic, Mouse ear chickweed, Oxalis, White Clover, False onion weed/onion weed, Bahia Grass

ProForce Echelon

14

Indigo Specialty

Pre

10g/Ka Oxadiazon

Oxafert

300-400Kg

Winter Grass, Crowsfoot, Summer Grass, Creeping Oxalis and Crabgrass 

ProForce Echelon Duo

14 and 4

Indigo Specialty

Pre

10g/Ka Oxadiazon

1g/Kg Thiamethoxam

Unique

300-400Kg

Pre-emergent control of
Summer Grass , Crowsfoot Grass, Winter Grass, creeping oxalis, First instar larvae of African Black Beetle, First and second instar larvae of Argentinian
Scarab, Larvae of Billbug

Pro Sedge 750 WG

2

Indigo Specialty

Post

750g/Kg Halosulfuron-methyl

Sempra

65g-130g

Mullumbimby couch, Nutgrass

ProForce Rapid Fire 510

9

Indigo Specialty

Post

510g/L Glyphosate

Various

Various

Various

ProForce Rapid Fire 800 SG

9

Indigo Specialty

Post

800g/Kg Glyphosate

Various

Various

Various

ProForce Warhead Trio

4 12

Indigo Specialty

Post

20g/L Clopyralid 300g/L MCPA 15g/L Diflufenican

Spearhead Stadium Turf

5L

White Clover, Plantain, Capeweed, Cat’s ear, Bin-dii (Jo-Jo, Onehunga), Cudweed, Creeping oxalis

Quinstar

4

Adama

Post

750g/Kg Quinclorac

Steer Drive

1.1Kg

Summergrass, kikuyu, white clover

Specticle

29

Bayer

Pre

200g/L Indaziflam

Unique

0.25

Summer grass or Crab grass, Crowsfoot grass, Winter grass

Tribute

2

Bayer

Post

22.5g/L Foramsulfuron

Unique

1-5-2L

Winter grass (Poa annua), Ryegrass, Crowsfoot, Goosegrass, Paspalum, Kikuyu

Granular combination turf chemicals.

Product

Chemical Group

Brand

Active

Equivalent

Rate /Ha

Target 

Label

MSDS

Tech Note

Echelon

14

Indigo Specialty

10g/Kg Oxadiazon

Oxafert

300-400Kg

Echelon Duo

14 and 4A

Indigo Specialty

10g/Kg Oxadiazon

1g/Kg Thiamethoxam

Unique

300-400Kg

Summer Grass, Crowsfoot Grass, winter Grass, Creeping Oxalis, African Black Beetle, Argentinian Scarab, Billbug

Proforce Onset 10GR

3

Indigo Specialty

10g/kg Prodiamine

Unique

50-200Kg

Barnyard Grass,
Crab Grass,
Parramatta Grass,
Rat’s Tail Fescue,
Summer Grass, Crowsfoot Grass, African Lovegrass,
Bahia Grass,
Kentucky Blue Grass, Paspalum


Industrial and aquatic weed control products. 

Product

Use

Chemical Group

Brand

Active

Rate /Ha

Label

MSDS

Technical Note

Agri-Tec

Water bodies

Indigo Specialty

226g/L Copper sulphate pentahydrate

0.2-1 mg/L

Cavalier

Industrial

14

Adama

500g/L Oxyfluorfen

720ml-1.9L

Esplanade

Industrial

29

Bayer

500g/L Indaziflam

150ml

Numchuk Quad

Industrial areas

5 9 34 14

Indigo Specialty

350 g/L Terbuthylazine

100 g/L Glyphosate,

60 g/L Amitrole,

15 g/L Oxyfluorfen

20L

Slinger

Industrial areas

4

Indigo Specialty

240g/L Picloram

Various

ProForce RapidFire 510

Industrial areas

9

Indigo Specialty

510g/Kg Glyphosate

Various

ProForce RapidFire 800WG

Industrial areas

9

Indigo Specialty

800g/Kg Glyphosate

Various

Victory

Industrial areas

4

Adama

750g/Kg Clopyralid

80g-2.4Kg

 Turf chemicals for disease management.

Product

Chemical Group

Brand

Active

Equivalent

Rate /Ha

Target Diseases

Label

MSDS

Technical Note

Azo-Force 250SC

11

Indigo Specialty

250g/L Azoxystrobin

Heritage Maxx

1.2-2.3L

Anthracnose, Grey leaf spot, Red thread, Helminthosporium disease, Drechslera spp, Pythium sp, Winter fusarium.

Banol Turf and Ornamental Systemic Fungicide

28

Bayer

600g/L propamocarb

Schrapnel

4.5-6.5L

Pythium sp.

Bayfidan Turf Fungicide

3

Bayer

250g/L Triadimenol

Tridim

3-6L

Dollar spot, Helminthosporium, Take-all, winter fusarium.

Chipco GT Fungicide

2

Bayer

240g/L Iprodione

Voltar

13-20L

Brown patch, dollar spot, fusarium, spring dead spot, Helminthosporium disease.

Dedicate FORTE Stressgard

3

Bayer

240 g/L Tebuconazole

Unique

3.5L

Anthracnose, Brown patch, dollar spot, Grey leaf spot, Helminthosporium disease, rust, spring dead spot, Winter fusarium.

Dedicate Turf and Ornamental Fungicide

3 and 11

Bayer

200g/L Tebuconazole 100g/L Trifloxystrobin

Tombstone Duo

2-3L

Anthracnose, Brown Patch, Fusarium or Microdochium Patch, Helminthosporium disease, dollar spot Leptosphaerulina, Curvularia, Ectotrophic Root Infecting Fungi (ERI), spring dead spot.

Exteris Stressgard Turf Fungicide

7 and 11

Bayer

12.5g/L Fluopyram 12.5g/L Trifloxystrobin

Unique

10L

Fusarium or Microdochium patch, Dollar spot, rust Helminthosporium disease (Bipolaris spp., Drechslera spp., Exserohilum spp.); Brown patch, Gray leaf spot.

Headway Maxx

3 and 11

Syngenta

62 g/L Azoxystrobin 104 g/L Propiconazole

Unique

9L

Anthracnose, Brown Patch, Grey Leaf Spot, Helminthosporium Disease (Bipolaris spp, Drechslera spp, Exserohilum spp), Red Thread, Winter Fusarium, Dollar Spot, Pythium Leaf Blight, Pythium Root Rot, Seedling Damping Off (Pythium spp), Ectotrophic Root Infecting Fungi (ERI) Spring Dead Spot, Take-all Patch, Couchgrass Decline.

Instrata

3, M5 and 12

Syngenta

362 g/L Chlorothalonil 57 g/L Propiconazole 14.5 g/L Fludioxonil

Unique

18L

Anthracnose, Brown Patch, Dollar Spot, Helminthosporium Disease (Bipolaris spp, Drechslera spp, Exserohilum spp), Winter Fusarium or Microdochium Patch.

Interface Stressgard Turf Fungicide

2 and 11

Bayer

256.4g/L Iprodione 16g/L Trifloxystrobin

Unique

12.5L

Fusarium or Microdochium patch, Dollar spot, Helminthosporium disease (Bipolaris spp., Drechslera spp., Exserohilum spp.); Brown patch, Gray leaf spot, Rust.

Maxtima

3

BASF

400 g/L Mefentriflu-conazole

Unique

1.25-2.5L

Anthracnose, Brown Patch, Dollar Spot, Spring Dead Spot, Take all

ProForce Grenadier 800 WDG

33

Indigo Specialty

800g/kg Fosetyl-aluminium

Fosetyl 800, Signature

12.5Kg

Pythium sp.

Posterity

7

Syngenta

200 g/L Pydiflumetofen

Unique

0.5-1L

Dollar spot, Winter Fusarium or Microdochium Patch, Spring dead spot.

ProForce Regiment 550EC

3

Indigo Specialty

550g/L Propiconazole

Banner Maxx, Banner Fairway

1.4-2.8L

Dollar spot, Spring dead spot.

ProForce Shrapnel 600 SL

28

Indigo Specialty

600g/L Propamocarb

Proplant

4.5-6.5L

Pythium sp.

ProForce Squadron Weatherace 720SC

M5

Indigo Specialty

720g/L Chlorothalonil

Daconil Weather Stik, Reserve

13-24L

Dollar spot, Brown patch, Grey leaf spot.

Proforce Solitaire 240ME

4

Indigo Specialty

240g/L Metalaxyl-M

Subdue Maxx

1.7-3.5L

Pythium sp.

ProForce Tombstone Duo

3 and 11

Indigo Specialty

200g/L Tebuconazole 100g/L Trifloxystrobin

Dedicate

2-3L

Anthracnose, Brown Patch, Fusarium or Microdochium Patch, Helminthosporium disease, dollar spot, Leptosphaerulina, Curvularia, Ectotrophic Root Infecting Fungi (ERI), spring dead spot.

Proforce Voltar GT 250 Fungicide

2

Indigo Specialty

250g/L iprodione

Chipco GT

9-18L

Brown patch, dollar spot, fusarium, spring dead spot, Helminthosporium disease.

Reserve Stressgard Fungicide

M5

Bayer

720g/L Chlorothalonil

Squadron, Daconil Weather Stik

13-24L

Dollar spot, Brown patch, Grey leaf spot.

Signature Xtra Stressgard Systemic Turf Fungicide

33

Bayer

600g/Kg Fosetyl-aluminium

Grenadier

5.5-16.5Kg

Pythium sp, Anthracnose

Velista

7

Syngenta

500 g/kg Penthiopyrad

Unique

1-1.5Kg

Anthracnose, Brown Patch, Curvularia Leaf Spot, Dollar Spot, Helminthosporium disease (Bipolaris spp, Dreschlera spp, Exserohilum spp), Red Thread, Fairy Ring, Spring Dead Spot

Xzemplar

7

BASF

300 g/L Fluxapyroxad

Unique

0.65-0.8L

Brown patch, Dollar spot, Fairy Ring, Helminthsporium, Leaf and sheath spot

Plant growth regulators, tank adjuvants, plant health products, and spray indicators. 

Product

Equivalent

Brand

Active

Rate /Ha

Label

MSDS

Technical Note

Blue spray indicator

Tracker Pro

Indigo Specialty

93g/L Sulphonated Aromatic Dye

25ml-1L/Ha

Foam Aid

Exifoam

Indigo Specialty

Polydimethyl-siloxane

20ml-60ml/100L

Pigment Cleaner

Pig Dog Turf Pigment Cleaner

Chemron

ProForce Amigo 120

Primo Maxx Quali-Pro® Marvel® Ultra

Indigo Specialty

120g/L Trinexapac-ethyl.

400ml-8L

ProForce Incognito 480SL

Ethic 480SL Intercept 480SL

Indigo Specialty

480g/L Ethephon

7-10L

ProForce Regulate

Pac-Down Shortstop

Indigo Specialty

200g/L Paclobutrazol

500ml-2.8L

Tank Buffer

Li700

Nufarm

350g/L Soyal Phospholipids 350g/L Propionic acid

100ml-500ml/100L

Tank Cleaner

Various

Nufarm

Sodium Tripolyphosphate and Industrial Detergents

240g-480g/200L

Vertmax Pigment

Quali-Pro Foursome

MP Verdant

Gilba Solutions

Copper Phthalocyanine

700ml-1L

Vertmax Duo Pigment

Unique

Gilba Solutions

Copper Phthalocyanine Salicyclic acid APG

1L

 Insect and mite turf chemicals​. 

Product

Chemical Group

Brand

Active

Equivalent

Rate /Ha

Target Pest

Label

MSDS

Technical Note

Acelepryn

28

Syngenta

200 g/L chlorantranili-prole

Unique

750ml-1.5L

African Black Beetle, Argentinian Scarab, Argentine Stem Weevil larvae, Billbug larvae, Caterpillars

ProForce Echelon Duo

G and 4A

Indigo Specialty

10g/Kg Oxadiazon 1g/Kg Thiamethoxam

Unique

300-400Kg

First instar larvae of African Black Beetle, First and second instar
larvae of Argentinian
Scarab, Larvae of Billbug

ProForce Malice 18

6

Indigo Specialty

18g/L Abamectin

Thumper Agador

2L

Couch Mite

ProForce Malice Duo

10A 6

Indigo Specialty

18g/L Abamectin 187.5g/L Clofentezine

Unique

1.35L

Couch Mite

ProForce Recruit 200SC

4A

Indigo Specialty

200g/L Imidacloprid

Merit

Pride

2.5L

First instar larvae of: African Black Beetle, Argentinian Scarab, Pruinose Scarab; larvae of billbug.

ProForce Rumbler 100SC

3A

Indigo Specialty

100g/L Bifenthrin

Various

1.2-2.4L

Lawn armyworm, Sod webworm, Argentine stem weevil adults, African black beetle adults, Billbug adults, Black ant, coastal brown ant, funnel ant, meat ant, sugar ant, stinging ant only

Spinner

4A 28

Syngenta

200g/kg Cyantraniliprole, 200g/kg Thiamethoxam

Unique

500g-1Kg

African and Argentine Scarab larvae, argentine stem weevil larvae, billbug larvae, caterpillars including black cutworm and lawn armyworm.

Suprathion

1B

Adama

400g/L Dimethoate

500ml/100L

Argentine Stem Weevil, Couchtip Maggot, Couchgrass Mite, Couchgrass Scale, Mealy bug

Tempo Xtra

3A 4A

Bayer

50 g/L Imidacloprid    25 g/L Beta-Cyfluthrin

Unique

2-5L

Lawn armyworm, Cutworm, Webworm, Adult Argentine stem weevil, Adult Billbug. Adult scarabs including African black beetle, Mole crickets, Couch mite, Ants, First instar larvae of African black beetle; Argentinian scarab Pruinose scarab, Larvae of billbug

TermiForce 100SC

2B

Indigo Specialty

100g/L Fipronil

Monarch

300ml-750ml

Argentine stem weevil, Funnel Ant, Mole cricket