STK bio-ag technologies, an Israeli company dealing in botanical crop protection, has partnered with North Carolina-based Summit Agro U.S.A., which will become the exclusive distributor of STK products in the United States.
Effective immediately, Summit Agro USA will assume the marketing and sales responsibility for STK products in the USA. Some of the STK products Summit Agro will be marketing include Timorex Gold, a botanical-based biofungicide, and Timorex Act, a biofungicide for organic farming and conventional agriculture. The company is also waiting on approval for Regev, which they describe as a ‘hybrid’ pre-mixed combination of a botanical-based biopesticide with a chemical pesticide.
In addition to the these products, Summit Agro will also assume the STK non-exclusive rights to sell Aviv® biological fungicide in the US.
CEO Arye Tennebaum of STK declared, “I am delighted to announce this partnership with Summit Agro. They are a world-class organization, with a great team of highly knowledgeable and dedicated professionals to help fruit and vegetable growers with STK’s cutting edge technologies for plant health and yield growth.”
The President and CEO of Summit Agro USA, Bill Lewis, also commented, stating, ”Summit Agro is very excited with this opportunity. The addition of the STK brands to the existing strong Summit Agro brand family will allow Summit Agro to offer a wide range of disease control options. We are confident that in coordination with our exclusive distribution partners, Helena Agri Enterprises and the Tenkoz Member Companies, we will be able to effectively deliver STK’s innovative biological and ‘hybrid’ solutions to growers all across the USA. We know these are outstanding products and we’re very proud to have been selected to represent them in the USA.”