Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, AMVAC an American Vanguard Company (NYSE:AVD), is a global crop protection company with a full range of insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, nematicides and other specialty products for agriculture, turf & ornamentals, nursery & greenhouse, professional & consumer pest control and public health. COUNTER®, AZTEC® and Thimet® insecticides; IMPACT®, SCEPTER®, Classic® and FirstRate® herbicides are just a few of the well-known products in the rapidly expanding product line from AMVAC.

AMVAC also manufactures and sells SmartBox® closed handling equipment for the application of granular soil insecticide products. AMVAC is a leader in precision application with new SIMPAS™ (Smart Integrated Multi-product Precision Application System). SIMPAS represents a major evolution in the advancement of easy, accurate, at-plant, in-furrow prescriptive application of multiple products in a single pass. SIMPAS will revolutionize precision agriculture and the way crop protection products are applied. To learn more, please visit and