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Be on Guard: Understanding Seed and Soil-Borne Disease

Seed is susceptible to disease before and during emergence, before the plant’s own defense mechanisms kick in when photosynthesis begins. Seed treatments effectively protect...

Why You Shouldn’t Gamble on Protecting Your Seed

At the Ag in Motion show in Saskatchewan back in July, I was surprised by the amount of barley growers who told me they’re...

How Seed Treatments Continue to Evolve

Remember those old science fiction movies from when you were a kid? The ones with flying cars and the like?We might not have flying...

A Late Spring Means More Reasons for Using Seed Treatment

In my last column, I spoke about how it helps to think of seed treatment as a preventative measure to keep your seed from...

Don’t Let Your Seed Catch Cold

Did you get the recent flu bug that went around? It seemed to spread like wildfire, at the same time many of us were...
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