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1958 Ford’s Pest Control
1960 Ford’s Chemical
1986 Solutions Stores
1989 Roussel Bio Corporation
1998 Control Solutions Inc (CSI)
1998 Martin’s Brand
2004 Makhteshim-Agan
2011 Quali-Pro: Commercial Turf and Ornamental Products
2013 MAI to ADAMA

About Control Solutions

Who We Are

Control Solutions Inc. is a mid-sized, US-based specialty chemical manufacturer with a long-standing tradition of providing effective and economical solutions to our customers in the Pest Control, T&O, Consumer Products and Professional Animal Health Care markets.

CSI is one of the fastest growing companies in the industry, and we are a subsidiary of ADAMA, the 5th largest Agricultural Chemical company in the world!  This thriving partnership enables us to not only offer the largest selection of products, but also to introduce innovative, differentiated products with combination chemistry® and our exclusive access to the broadest array of Active ingredients in the industry!

Our History

The story of Control Solutions, now a partner with ADAMA Consumer & Professional Solutions, began in 1958 when the Boyd family purchased a small Pasadena, Texas pest control company. Before long, Ford’s Pest Control grew to become Ford’s Chemical and Service in 1976. Later, in 1985, Control Solutions, Inc. (CSI) was created to distribute Ford’s products to the professional and consumer markets.

Ford’s success and growth in formulating PCO, Animal Health and Consumer products drew the attention of Roussel Bio Corporation, which acquired Ford’s in 1989. Control Solutions continued as a family owned business and built on to the commitment of serving the professional pest control and retail markets after the Ford’s sale to Roussel.

Since that time, CSI has added product lines for the Industrial, Lawn and Garden, Animal Health and Biocide markets, and is working with 80 + distributors serving those markets. Control Solutions maintains relationships with chemical manufacturers worldwide and maintains a ready supply of products in numerous distribution warehouses across the U.S. Today our partnership with ADAMA multiplies Control Solutions’ agility in continuously adding new products to meet the needs of professionals and homeowners.

The one constant since the beginning in 1958 is our mission focus: to develop and deliver effective and economical solutions for our customers.

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Mark Boyd President and CEO

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