Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, American Vanguard Corporation (AMVAC) is a diversified specialty and agricultural products company that develops and markets products for crop protection and management, turf and ornamentals management and public and animal health. COUNTER®, AZTEC® and Thimet® insecticides, and IMPACT® and SCEPTER® herbicides are just a few of the well-known products from AMVAC.

AMVAC manufactures and sells SmartBox® closed handling equipment for the application of granular soil insecticide products. SIMPAS™ represents a major evolution in the advancement of easy, accurate, at-plant, in-furrow prescriptive application of multiple products in a single pass that will revolutionize precision agriculture and the way crop protection products are applied. To learn more, please visit